Quantity Surveyor

Posted 5 February by Blueprint Recruitment Solutions

Fantastic new opportunity for a Quantity Surveyor to join a leading organisation on a permanent basis in the East Midlands. Our client has over 25 years' knowledge and experience working on multi-million pound projects, for a wide variety of sectors including highways and utilities. This is the perfect opportunity for an experienced quantity surveyor to join a highly reputable company and join their expert team.

Key responsibilities:

  • Understand the contractual requirements of project documents including the roles and responsibilities of all involved and the notices required to record change.
  • Communicate with the Contractor, his representatives, SU's and other 3rd parties on commercial issues.
  • Be responsible for cost management including understanding forecasting and CPIs.
  • Be in control of value management for the project such as preparing account summaries to ensure prompt payment of invoices.
  • Ensure procurement controls are in place and everyone is aware of the procedures.
  • Liaise with both internal management and external clients and consultants.

Essential requirements:

  • A comprehensive level of commercial experience preferably with a contracting organisation.
  • Professional qualification in Quantity Surveying or other equivalent construction related subject
  • Preferably qualified to ICES or RICS accreditation
  • A good understanding of NRSWA 1991
  • A self-motivated and assured individual
  • Good communication skills
  • A good decision maker who works well under pressure
  • Relevant CSCS Card
  • Good IT skills, Word, Excel and Powerpoint

The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of delivering a variety of complex projects successfully from a Quantity Surveyor position.

The job is based near East Midlands airport, easily commutable from Leicester, Nottingham or Derby

For more information please call Rob Taylor on or email rob.taylor @ BlueprintRecruit.com and quote 13673, or apply directly by clicking the 'Apply' option, and following the instructions.

Required skills

  • Highways
  • utilities

Reference: 34398396

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