SSA are recruiting on behalf a large specialist Roofing & Cladding Sub-Contractor based and operating across the South of the UK. 

Due to securing continued work for the next few years ahead they are now seeking an additional Quantity Surveyor to join the team. 

The Quantity Surveyor will be responsible for the management of projects, budget preparation, progress reports, final account preparation, client interaction and attending various design team / site meetings as required. The Quantity Surveyor be commercially aware, with a high level of commitment, initiative and enthusiasm.

About the Role & Duties;

  • Reviewing tender enquiries and tender analysis for projects;
  • Negotiating new projects and fixed price premiums which are cost effective;
  • Organising and chairing meetings with new sub-contractors;
  • Subcontract purchasing and monitoring of packages on site;
  • Monitoring of charges and notification to sub-contractors;
  • Sub-contractor re-measurement, interim and final account payments;
  • Processing fortnightly / monthly sub-contractor payment certificates;
  • Compiling the variation log and signing off on variations
  • Final account preparations at the end of projects 
  • Cost monitoring and reporting using construction computer software and attending monthly cost reporting meetings;
  • Cashflow forecasting for projects and issuing monthly reports to accounts.

About the Requirements;

  • Diploma / Degree in Quantity Surveying preferable 
  • Minimum of 4 years of professional experience with proven track record in dealing with Subcontractors and Clients in relation to Valuations, Variations, Final Accounts and cost reporting;
  • Displays through understanding of specifications, bills of quantities, and drawings;
  • Proven track record in Commercial / Industrial Projects;
  • Demonstrates excellent budgetary responsibility;  
  • Excellent organisation and time management skills with ability to manage multiple priorities at once;
  • Self-starter and ability to organise the workday around assigned activities and priorities with minimum supervision.
  • Ability to work successfully as part of a team with wide variety of individuals demonstrating effective interpersonal skills;
  • Thorough knowledge of computer and database applications such as Windows, Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Microsoft Project/Powerproject and other Quantity Surveying Packages

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