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    Quantity Surveyor

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Other
  • Location: Preston, Lancashire
  • Salary: £44000 - £50000 per annum
  • Date posted: 08/11/2017
  • Job reference: CMS029540'2002_1510140891

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.

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