Project Quantity Surveyor

  • Construction recruit
  • Windsor, United Kingdom
  • Apr 02, 2017
Full time Construction

Job Description

My client is a fast track construction company, using a modular building solution to deliver high quality, turnkey, design and build projects. They operate in the Educational, Healthcare and Leisure sectors in the UK and Ireland with offices in Dublin, London, Belfast and Cork.
Due to continued expansion in the UK, they currently have a vacancy for a Project Quantity Surveyor based out of their London office.
Upcoming projects are predominantly in the Educational sector, so experience in this area would be desirable but not essential. 
Exposure to fast track office Fit-out and D&B projects would also be an advantage.
5+ years’ proven experience of working with a medium to large Main Contractor in a Project Quantity Surveyor position.
You must be capable of taking commercial responsibility for the delivery of fast track projects between £5m & £10m.
UK experience is beneficial, though not essential
Job Requirements:
Key attributes of the Project Quantity Surveyor role include:
Degree qualification or equivalent
Good understanding of building technology and construction processes
Strong IT skills
Committed and hard working
Organised, with good time management skills and the ability to meet deadlines
Can adapt to different tasks quickly, efficiently and confidently
Capable of working in an autonomous or team orientated environment
Developer or large Main Contractor experience would be an advantage,
 but not essential
The Project QS’s role will involve but not be limited to the following Commercial functions:
Ensure Project Bond, Insurances etc are in place, prior to commencement of project
Prepare detailed procurement report in conjunction with Project Manager / Site Manager
Prepare detailed Subcontract works package for Tender
Manage subcontract queries during Tendering process
Prepare Tender Analysis for review by Commercial Manager and Project Manager
Prepare and issue Contract documents
Review and sign off Subcontractors monthly account valuations
Conduct regular site visits to maintain awareness of all activities on‐site
Monitor and submit  and Client Variations and CR register for approval
Prepare fortnightly Cost & Procurement Reports for review by Commercial Manager
Prepare monthly interim valuations including visiting site
Agree all subcontractors final accounts
Prepare and submit final account to Client
Prepare subcontractor evaluation report for updating supply chain register
Periodic assistance to estimating department in preparation of works packages for tender.
Agency:UCA Consulting
Contact Name:Russell Roberts
Job Type:Permanent
Salary:£45,000 - £55,000