Building/Civil Contractor - Contract, Job Ref C130 Location: North West England Salary: Attractive All-In Day Rate, expected duration of 1 year
Refer Jobsite advertisement. This position is for an experienced Managing QS or Senior Quantity Surveyor with experience of being in charge of a number of QSs. The position will be to represent the Main Contractor on a large building/civils project.
You will be required to manage a team of Quantity Surveyors with the following duties but not limited to:-
Submission of timeous interim valuations to the client and progression towards the final account.
Pursue and control contract variations in a structured fashion with the Project Manager and site team.
Work closely with the Project Manager in issuing contractual notifications to allow submission of claims within contractual timescales.
Report financial/contractual position internally on a rolling basis.
Have sufficient experience to represent the Contractor in front of the client.
Have sufficient experience to be able to commercially manage subcontractors and settle their contentious final accounts.
Manage and issue of timeous and fully detailed Payment and Withholding notices for subcontractors where appropriate.
The Successful Applicant
For consideration you will be required to:-
Have a minimum 2 years experience at Managing QS level or 6 yrs at Senior QS level with majority of this time working for a contractor.
Good management and communication skills.
Hold a university or college qualification.
At least 2 years background working on NEC contracts.
Be IT, Microsoft Excel and Word competent.
Understand the importance of Health and Safety.
Recognise and communicate potential project issues to management.
Be able to show initiative and work to tight timescales.