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Kieran Harte

Group MD

Quantity Surveyor | Main Contractor | West London

  • Listed: 14 Mar 2024
  • Building & Construction
  • London
  • £45-55k
Quantity Surveyor | Main Contractor | West London
About the Client: SSA are recruiting on behalf a dynamic Main Contractor who are operating in the London market, carrying out both new build and refurbishment projects across the residential & commercial sectors with projects ranging £5m-20m
About the Role:  Currently seeking an Intermediate QS to work under a Senior QS on a £11m refurbishment project in West London.
About the Responsibilities:
  • Assisting the QS/Senior QS with commercial administration and management on several live projects or projects during the pre-construction phase
  • Assisting with Sub-contract procurement and commercial management
  • Ensure the timely receipt of quotations for materials, equipment and Sub-subcontract works, undertake commercial assessment of quotes received and ensure the timely placement of orders on commercially advantageous terms to facilitate project delivery and ensure business objectives are met.
  • Assisting with management and control of sub-contract accounts and variation accounts
  • Supporting the QS in the management of day-to-day cost control, monitoring and reporting
  • Monitoring progress in submitting valuations, final accounts and retention release and receipt of payment in a timely manner.
  • Assisting the QS/Senior QS with subcontractor selection and ensure the chosen subcontractor has the appropriate order and information prior to carrying out any work on site.
  • Preparing relevant and accurate data for cost reports
About the Requirements:
  • A Quantity Surveyor / Commercial Management degree / Diploma required or where appropriate relevant experience.
  • Thorough knowledge of computer and database applications such as Windows & Microsoft Office
  • Proven excellent analytical and organisational skills.
  • Strong oral and written communication and interpersonal and negotiation skills required.
  • Flexibility and ability to adapt to a changing work environment are essential.

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