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Job Ref:  204575591
Employer:  cv-library.co.uk
Industry:  Construction
Job Type:  Permanent
Country:  United Kingdom
County/State:  Gloucestershire
City:  Gloucestershire
Post Code:  GL9
Salary:  £32000 - £50000/annum car, pension, package
19/10/2016 09:50
About the role

I am currently working with a major national contractor that has an exciting opportunity for a Quantity Surveyor to join their Major Projects team to work in Gloucester.

The Quantity Surveyor is required to ensure commercial & contractual control and co-ordination of the efforts of all parties involved in the execution of a specified project or range of projects.

What you'll be doing

As a Quantity Surveyor you will:

Ensure that all duties are carried out in accordance with standard company HSE procedures and work instructions
In conjunction with the relevant Project Management team member(s), be accountable for the profitability of the project(s), and develop an appropriate commercial strategy for the project(s) to ensure delivery of required margins
Contribute to the management and maintenance of a contract cost reporting system ensuring all financial information is managed and up-to-date and tracked with budget/tender allowances, commitments and deviations highlighted and managed
With other members of the team, produce and provide accurate forecasts of project cost to completion and final value
Continually monitor projected costs to completion in line with budget

Who we're looking for

You will have:

Sound working knowledge of construction and contract law and various forms of Conditions of Contract
Detailed knowledge and understanding of tendering and procurement processes
Knowledge of construction techniques on particular projects
The ability to apply the knowledge and principles of commercial management to construction projects
Working knowledge of basic plant, equipment and materials
Knowledge and understanding of sub-contracting principles, together with the ability to draft and administer sub contracts
The ability to implement procedures to quantify and cost construction works, including the use of appropriate standard methods of measurement
The understanding of the requirements to provide and obtain Insurance, Bonds and Warranties
Proficiency in administration, writing, numeracy, IT and MS Office
Proven ability to work as part of a team and on own initiative
Enthusiasm and results focus, together with an ability to work well under pressure and to tight deadlines
Effective negotiation skills - both with internal and external customers

This is a £500m waste to energy project, with a expected length of 25 years, so is a great opportunity for someone looking for a long term project with an established leading contractor. Suitable candidates will be interviewed right away, so if you are interested, please apply via this advert or contact me on NA. com

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