Our client is one of the largest construction companies within the UK with internationally-renowned experience in the successful delivery of technically demanding, multi-disciplinary and logistically complex projects.
They are currently looking for a Senior Quantity Surveyor with significant all round main contractor commercial experience to help deliver the construction of a new multi-million pound station in East London.
You will be an experienced Senior Quantity Surveyor with demonstrable previous experience of working in a commercial capacity in the construction of major rail stations or similar. Construction and fit-out experience would be advantageous.
You will take the project lead and provide commercial expertise in the delivery of the contract.
As the Senior Quantity Surveyor you will be involved in managing the commercial reports and advice to the management team, ensuring the commercial targets are achieved including project and programme cost, quality and time.
Carry out tasks as instructed by various members of the Commercial/Quantity surveying team, such as measurement for valuations
Ensure all duties are carried out in accordance with standard company HSE procedures and work instructions
Assist in the management and maintenance of the contract cost reporting system as directed by the line manager
Prepare cash flows for payments in and out
Assist in the preparation of accurate forecasts of project cost to completion and final value
Assist with sub-contract tender process and support the preparation of sub-contract documentation
Prepare payment certificates for sub-contract work
Assist with the preparation of interim applications for payment
Assist with the valuation of variations
Assist with the preparation of valuations and claims, ensuring that they are supported by relevant records
Assist in the preparation of accurate monthly reporting of cost and value on the project(s) in line with the Company’s reporting process
Identify potential risk and opportunities and escalate these as appropriate
You will be responsible for ensuring all aspects of the commercial plan are completed and will produce contract month end statements and performance reports, as well as feeding commercial project information back to the client.
Key Requirements -
- Proven track record of delivering high value construction projects ideally in the Rail, Civils or Build sectors.
- Degree qualified in Quantity Surveying or similar discipline.
- Qualified or working towards, MRICS / MCIOB / MICES.
- Comfortable interfacing with Senior Management and Stakeholders.
- Excellent analytical skills to make informed, balanced business decision and reporting findings to Clients and Stakeholders.
- Cost Reporting
- Quantity Surveying