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    Quantity Surveyor

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Other
  • Location: Preston, Lancashire
  • Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car allowance
  • Date posted: 14/09/2017
  • Job reference: CMS029540'2002_1505393194

My client is a successful Construction Company who continually strive to be at the forefront of their Industry. They are a regional contractor with many years¿ experience of working on projects from £750,000.00 through £5M projects and currently have a vacancy for a Quantity Surveyor.

They operate under a number of Framework Agreements carrying out Partnered Projects for the Public and Private Sector, principally focusing on the Education, NHS, Commercial & Leisure Sectors of the Industry.

Responsibilities:
Effective commercial control of all subcontract packages, including provision of timely and accurate documentation.
Administration of subcontractor accounts.
Ensuring procurement of subcontractors and suppliers are undertaken in a timely and cost effective manner.
Ensuring that payments and notices are issued in accordance with the subcontract & construction act in particular.
Ensure that all commercial risks during the project are identified and reported to the Commercial Manager.
Attending project meetings (Design, Pre-order, Internal reporting, Contract progress) and ensure that information and cost advice is provided monthly in an accurate and proficient manner.

Experience and Qualifications:
Relevant experience in education, commercial and refurbishment projects with values between £750k to £5m
Experience of working for a principal contractor.
Commercial skills to maximise value recovery, cost control and cash management.
Contractually aware, with a good knowledge of subcontract orders and buying principles.

Working Hours 8.30 to 5.00 Mon to Friday
Salary Up to £50k Plus Car allowance (depending on experience)
Hols 26 Days & Banks
Pension Company Contribution - 4% Salary
Plus Healthcare