|Job Ref:||204732844||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Construction||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||Cambridgeshire||City:||Cambridgeshire||Address:||Salary:||£18000 - £25000/annum||Post Date:||05/10/2016 03:06|
Our clients are a leading Construction & Civil Engineering contractor with offices based throughout the UK. Their Engineering Division carries out a wide range of work in both commercial and public sectors throughout the UK & Ireland.|
Due to their continued success they are currently looking to employ a Graduate QS to work as part of their team their Cambridgeshire office.
Desirable Experience & Skills/Qualifications:
-The successful candidate will posses a civil engineering or quantity surveying 3rd level degree.
-They must have strong commercial management ability/awareness, client liaison skills, project management skills and team leadership skills.
-The candidate will posses membership of a recognised international professional body.
Duties & Responsibilities:
-Contracts and procurement: Tasks include recording and monitoring variations to the contract, and ascertaining the costs involved.
-Measurement: Measuring construction works on site also involves recording progress and valuing the work, based on agreed contract rates.
-Cost forecasting (part of pricing): This involves forecasting the final costs of projects or work packages (individual contracts within a project). You will review tender documents and contract variations and use this to calculate the final figure payable.
-Monitoring profit and loss (also part of pricing): This involves compiling monthly reports to show the progress of a project. Tasks include recording costs incurred and future costs, producing summaries showing monies coming in and going out, monitoring risks, and reporting on factors likely to affect profitability.
-Liaising with clients: You will need to attend meetings with clients and advise them on any commercial issues that arise