Senior Quantity Surveyor

Posted 29 January by Advantage Resourcing

Project Surveyor\Senior Surveyor required to work on a prestigious residential scheme, in Stratford.

The Client is a top tier affordable housing provider and has formed a joint venture Our client.

The Project is a multi-tenured scheme, with an approximate value of £100 million and is the first phase of seven, which are expected to last seven years, with an overall value of £600 million.

The successful candidate will join the established project team, based on site at Stratford, reporting to the Commercial Manager.

Key responsibilities include the following:

  • Proactively contribute to the Project Team
  • Build positive relationships and actively engage with the Supply Chain, the Consultants and the Client to ensure best value is achieved from design through to delivery.
  • Drive best value into supply chain packages through Value Engineering and improved build ability.
  • Procure sub-contractor orders which accurately reflect the Employer's brief and main contract requirements.
  • Minimise risk during procurement through gap analysis of design, compliancy checks and engaging in lesson learnt workshops with similar projects.
  • Review proposed sub contract terms to minimise risk and ensure these align with the main contract.
  • Assist in the preparation of CVR reports ensuring they accurately reflect the current position on site and final projected position.
  • Provide early warning of potential commercial risks and ensure accurate real time reporting.
  • Accurately value, certify and issue payment notices for subcontractor's works in accordance with their sub contract.
  • Price and agree all sub contract and project variations
  • Achieve timely and equitable agreements of supply chain final accounts.

Essential Criteria:

  • Minimum 5 years' experience of assisting or leading on large value design and build residential schemes
  • Experience in measurement of groundworks envelope and key internal trades
  • A working knowledge of subcontract conditions
  • Appropriate CSCS card
  • A strong working knowledge of MS Excel
  • A working knowledge of oracle R12 (desirable)
Advantage Resourcing is a service driven recruitment consultancy.

Required skills

  • housing
  • residential
  • quantity surveyor
  • build

Reference: 34341212

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