|Job Ref:||204710286||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Construction||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||Farnborough||Address:||Post Code:||OX17||Salary:||£50000 - £60000/annum||Post Date:||22/10/2016 02:36|
Quantity Surveyor - QS - Construction - Civil - Highway - Transportation|
Are you a Senior Quantity Surveyor looking to join a commercial team within a leading worldwide contractor to support prestigious iconic projects?
This leading international infrastructure group, finance, develop, build and maintain vital infrastructure on a global scale and have been key in the most iconic projects in the world.
In this role as a Senior Quantity Surveyor you will ensure that commercial & contractual control and co-ordination of the efforts of all parties involved in the execution of a specified project or range of projects.
The ideal candidate will have substantial previous experience in Quantity Surveying within a relevant business environment and a valid CSCS card are required and a membership of a relevant professional body and/or relevant professional qualification is desirable, such as RICS/CIOB/RIBA/ICE/CIBSE.
Ensure all duties are carried out in accordance with standard company HSE procedures and work instructions
Accountable for the activities of any directly reporting quantity surveying staff, including mentoring junior members of the team, and provide advice and guidance to other members of the team and to Project Directors/Managers, as required
In conjunction with the relevant Project Management team member, 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
Ensure that necessary interface information between customer, subcontractors and other departments is provided in a timely manner
Sound working knowledge of construction and contract law
Detailed knowledge and understanding of tendering and procurement processes
Significant knowledge of construction techniques on particular projects
Ability to apply the knowledge and principles of commercial management to construction
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
Ability to implement procedures to quantify and cost construction works, including the use of appropriate standard methods of measurement