Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, London
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
REF: HQ00019066
Contact Name: Holly Maslin
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 2 years ago

Our client is a world leading design, engineering and management consultancy and they currently have a fantastic opportunity for a Quantity Surveyor to provide competent and professional quantity surveying expertise supporting across a number of key projects.

Your Responsibilities

Liaise with all external and internal stakeholders to enable the projects to progress without delay, ensuring that all reasonable requests are met in a timely efficient manner.
Assist in the preparation and verification of pricing models from first principals for projects of moderate complexity, and can obtain, extract and use existing target price / fixed rates, together with obtaining cost data from industry recognised publications
Assist in the preparation of activity schedules based upon CESMM3 and the presentation of tender documentation, attending interviews and carrying out full tender analysis and comparisons through to preparing the recommendation report.
Manage a programme of current workload, in order that all contracts receive the relevant allocation of resource to efficiently commercially manage them.
Interfaces with the Programme Manager, Senior Project Managers, Project Managers and P6 Planners to deliver professional and competent advice and support, to ensure that the projects are managed in accordance with the Contract, and meeting the required deadlines.
Assess contractor applications and EWN's and CE's, making recommendations to, raising payment certificates for and preparing general correspondence on behalf of the Project Managers to ensure that only legitimate monies are certified.
Manage and report change control procedures within each specific contract and ensure that they are adhered to by all parties.
Identify principal risks and opportunities, raises, addresses and resolve problems at a project level and support the project delivery team, maintain a schedule of potential financial implications for the various projects.
Review Principal / Main Contractors Subcontracts and identify where clauses are in breach of Partner policies and guidelines, making recommendations to achieve compliance.
Consider alternative strategies for dispute resolution of moderate complexity and prepare written arguments from a claimant or defendant perspective, making recommendations to key stakeholders on the preferred option.

Your Background

Degree qualified in quantity surveying or other relevant business discipline.
Professional qualification and/or membership of the RICS, CIOB, ICES or other relevant Chartered Institute would be an additional advantage.
Expertise in administering high value, multi-disciplinary construction project work packages/contracts utilising NEC3
Comfortable communicating with all levels of Senior Management and Stakeholders
Demonstrable track record in managing complex, high value and varied contracts from a quantity surveying perspective.
Expert analytical skills to make informed, balanced business decisions and reporting findings back to Clients and Internal Stakeholders.

In Return

Our client offers a competitive remuneration package and a positive and progressive work environment

For further information please call Lisa on 01202 888986. We look forward to receiving your application.