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Quantity Surveyor

Quantity Surveyor

Posted 22 September by Pertemps Edinburgh Commercial
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Pertemps client based in Bathgate are looking to recruit a full time Quantity Surveyor to start ASAP for initially 13 months.

Duration - Up until October 2020

Working Hours - Monday to Friday 08:30 - 16:45

Day rate: Up to a £400 per day depending on experience

Role Description:

Act as a project quantity surveyor protecting the commercial interests of the business at site level. Control the commercial functions at project commencement from procurement through to construction and to advise of contractual conditions of precedence.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Commercial reporting including forecasting
  • Assisting in estimating and procurement
  • Manage client interface
  • Risk management including change control and WIP management
  • Contract Administration
  • Payment and debt management
  • Scheme closures
  • Attend internal and external (Client) meetings
  • Value maximisation
  • Cost reduction

Skills required:
  • Civil Engineering / Utility work experience
  • Team work
  • Contractual knowledge
  • Verbal and written communication along with good negotiation skills
  • Organised and efficient
  • Ability to multitask and works well under pressure
  • IT Literate including Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Arithmetic
  • Good problem solver
  • Time management

Essential Qualifications:
  • HNC or above in Quantity Surveying or equivalent
  • Experience in the construction industry.
  • Experienced with scheme finance and commercial management.
  • A driving licence is essential.

Desirable Qualifications and Experience
  • MRICS or MCIOB
  • Experience in the utility construction industry with a complete understanding of gas, water and electric distribution infrastructures.

If you are available immediately then please apply or call Adam Young on .

Reference: 38967420

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