Senior Quantity Surveyor - High-end/ Super Prime residential

2020-07-15 11:30:572020-11-03 RecruitBuild
Job Type Permanent Full Time
Location London
Area London, England London England London
Sector ConstructionConstruction - Quantity Surveyor
Salary benefits package
Start Date ASAP
Advertiser remoteapi
Job Ref 894807_1594812656
Job Views 517

Senior Quantity Surveyor/Commercial Manager

The Opportunity

My client is looking for a talented Senior Quantity Surveyor or Commercial Manager ready for a new challenge. Initially you would be responsible for high-end/super prime residential projects in London. The business has been established over 30 years in the Super Prime sector with it's Head Office in central London.

The Role

  • Liaise with the operational management team and advise on all matters relating to Contract and Commercial issues
  • Maintain accurate financial control systems and report monthly on Cost/Value Reconciliation
  • Liaise with and advise on all financial aspects of contracts, ensuring that valuations are maximised, certified and paid on time
  • Monitor progress on site and take a lead issuing required notices in accordance with contract procedures and timescales
  • Prepare forecasts of cost and value of all trades including Preliminaries, monitor and report on same
  • Prepare Preliminaries budgets in association with contract staff, monitor and report on same
  • Ensure that all quotations are carefully vetted and comply with the specification ensuring that the most competitive bids are obtained
  • Ensure that regular meetings are held to agree variations and not left to the final account stage
  • Manage subcontractors accounts accurately and effectively to enhance contract performance
  • Assist the Operations Team, as required, securing labour, materials and Sub-contractors to ensure that contracts are completed on time and within budget
  • Ensure work is carried out in accordance with the Company's Health and Safety Policy & Quality Manual
  • The Person

  • Degree qualified in Quantity Surveying or equivalent
  • Strong and demonstrable Quantity Surveying experience within a relevant sector in the Construction industry
  • CSCS card holder
  • A member of the RICS or ICES (Desirable)
  • Who we're looking for:

  • An individual with determination who aims for excellence
  • A positive attitude
  • A collaborative team player
  • A problem solver that can resolve complex or technical issues
  • A confident decision maker
  • Flexible and adaptable to unexpected challenges
  • What's On Offer

    For the right individual there is a highly competitive salary, car or car allowance and benefits package on offer.

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