Quantity Surveyor

Candidate Source Ltd
27 Jun 2017
25 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Job Description A facilities management company that improves the lives of thousands of people across the UK, Ireland and the Channel Islands, by creating productive, safe and smooth working environments is seeking a Quantity Surveyor based in Worksop to join its expanding team. You will receive many benefits such as 5 weeks annual leave, contributory pension and life assurance.
This company is used to working in critical and secure environments. Its expertise in sectors such as defence, prisons, courts and hospitals is second to none. This expertise also reassures its clients in education, banking and utilities, where it welcomes its extra vigilance when maintaining and operating the buildings. The company has been established for over 100 years, operate in 120 countries, globally and employ 640K people. The opportunities for development and growth within such a vast company are extraordinary.

As the Quantity Surveyor, your duties will include:

• Understanding the requirements of what the project requires using previous experience and using this knowledge to lead on project work, whilst being responsible for channels of communication with subcontractors and the client.
• Controlling the financial spend of project work by assessing the requirements of the role and then organising all stakeholders to ensure smooth delivery of the project on time and on a budget.
• Managing the financial risk of project work for the client by using previous knowledge to advise the client on how best to spend their budget.
• Owning and managing the tender process to ensure value for money is achieved for the client, liaising with the client to ensure value for money on projects and budgets.
• Recording / presenting commercial information to finance team to allow accurate forecasting / records.
• Contractual performance and commercial service reporting.
• Attending client meetings and act as client liaison.
• Ensuring that suitable controls for supply chain expenditure are in place.
• Assisting in the review of contracts with operational staff to highlight shortfalls and cost overruns.

To be a successful Quantity Surveyor you will have the following skills and experience:

• Extensive experience in a surveying role, preferably in the FM industry.
• Possess commercial and contractual awareness.
• An understanding of engineering and building services.
• A high level of accuracy and attention to detail.

In return, the Quantity Surveyor will receive a salary of GBP40,000 - GBP47,500 per annum.

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