Quantity Surveyor required for a well established medium sized contractor who are based in the Cambridgeshire region . Due to an extensive work load now and for the foreseeable future they are looking to add an additional Quantity Surveyor to their friendly commercial team.
You will already be an experienced Quantity Surveyor having worked in most sectors such as residential, commercial, education, health and leisure, ideally with an HND or Degree in Quantity Surveying (or other commercially related discipline). You will be able to demonstrate a good knowledge of monthly reporting and you will understand period cost reporting and comparison with budget/forecast. You will have experience working for a similar sized main contractor, developer or sub contractor
• 5 years’ + experience with a main contractor
• Good knowledge of forms of contract
• Experience in commercial management of sub-contractors, including holding meetings, valuations and final account negotiations.
• Able to manage and effectively monitor sub-contractors
• Have excellent communication - both oral and written, numeric and computer skills
• Good problem solving skills
• Ability to form and develop relationships with a PQS, Design Team and Supply Chain
• Commercial skills, maximising value recovery, cost control and cash management
• Good interpersonal skills- ability to work effectively with site management and the rest of the team
• Ability to use/understand financial reports and final accounts
• Ability to work as part of a team and to work to own initiative
• Ability to build strong relationships with all management levels
• Able to quickly build strong working relationships with people at all levels
This is a fantastic opportunity to develop a career with a busy and successful company who over the years have built an excellent reputation within the industry. My client is keen to conduct interviews in the next few weeks so please contact me immediately for further information. On offer is an attractive salary/package, career development and job satisfaction