Quantity Surveyor – Piling Contractor

About the Client:
The client we represent have grown into a leading global, multi-disciplined engineering and construction company with a group turnover of £70M. They provide a wide range of construction services to infrastructure sectors. They have a number of specialist capabilities such as Ground Improvement, Heavy Foundations and Piling.
Key Responsibilities & Duties:

  • Review and negotiate conditions of contracts and warranties
  • Advise operations staff regarding commercial and contractual issues, and to provide commercial and operational support to ensure contractual notices are complied with
  • Prepare commercial and contractual correspondence
  • Prepare internal valuations and financial reports
  • Prepare external valuations
  • Negotiate settlements of accounts
  • Preparing Cost/ Value flow forecasts for projects in liaison with Operations including assessment of risks and opportunities
  • Preparing, submitting and negotiating interim and final accounts including cash collection to maximise cashflow
  • Client liaison/attendance at meetings
  • Close working relationship with Operations to ensure early identification and resolution of commercial/ performance issues
  • Dispute Resolution including identification and preparation of variations and claims
  • Assist in monitoring and maintenance of programmes with Operations
  • Ensuring adequate records are kept
  • Procurement, payment and management of subcontractors

About the candidate;

  • A degree in Quantity Surveying, or other relevant qualification
  • Membership of relevant professional body e.g. RICS or ICES, would be an advantage
  • Knowledge and understanding of contracts and law
  • Commercial awareness
  • Good communication skills
  • Negotiation/Influencing skills
  • A general appreciation of design, tendering, and construction processes
  • Analytical thinking
  • A working knowledge of various forms of contract including; ICC, NEC and ICE
  • Team player
  • Strong IT skills including Accounts Systems.

About the Benefits:
You will receive an excellent salary and benefits along with continued learning/development.

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