Contractor, Civil Engineering - Permanant, Ref P118 Location: Scotland, Central Belt Salary: £40k - £45k plus car, pension & bonus
This Position has been filled.
This position was with a medium sized civil engineering contractor operating on a number of varied projects throughout Scotland. The company has a number of projects ranging from £500k to £6M and is looking for an experienced candidate that can demonstrate the ability to commercially manage multiple projects liasing with various site teams. The company are a forward thinking company that prides itself on training and developing employee skills and is particularly team orientated with a drive for everyone to work together.
You will be required to undertake Quantity Surveying duties including but not limited to:-
On award of contract review the tender documents along with the Project Manager and report potential upside/downside areas.
Review and adjust the tender cash flow forecast.
Take forward the Tender Risk Register and Value Engineering Register updating and reviewing with Project Manager on a monthly basis.
Form good relationships with all concerned parties.
Prepare and submit interim valuations and the final account with the client including liaison with the Project Manager and Site team.
Pursue timeous payment from the client.
Control and reporting of WIP.
Pursue and control contract variations in a structured fashion with the Project Manager and site team.
Recognise areas of contractual claims and be aware of contract conditions for timeous notifications.
Work closely with the Commercial Manager and Project Manager in issuing contractual notifications to allow submission of claims within contractual timescales.
Involvement in the appointment of subcontractors.
Issue of timeous and fully detailed Payment and Withholding notices where appropriate.
Preparation of weekly cost/value analysis in conjunction with the Project Manager.
Preparation of monthly profit/loss reports for incorporation in overall monthly report with Project Manager.
Presentation of commercial aspect of report at monthly internal project meetings with management.
The Successful Applicant
For consideration you will be required to:-
Have a minimum 6 years experience at Quantity Surveyor level preferably with some of this time working for a contractor.
Hold a university or college qualification preferably to degree level.
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.
Looking to further develop career in an exciting and thriving regional business.