|Job Ref:||204794508||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Construction||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||London||City:||London||Address:||Post Code:||WC1A||Salary:||£50000 - £60000/annum||Post Date:||15/10/2016 03:17|
Melbreck are working with a leading consultancy who specialise in Construction, Retail and Fit Out.|
Due to a large increase in their Retail business they are looking to appoint a senior person inside that business in the form of a Senior Quantity Surveyor.
The Senior Quantity Surveyor will assume accountability for all aspects of surveying and commercial functions on allocated projects delivering project goals in line with Company and customer expectations, and to support the development of repeat business.
To support the achievement of the vision and overall strategy.
To contribute new ideas to take the business forward.
To prepare and deliver the team business plan.
To assume the Bid Manager responsibilities, as necessary, on an ad-hoc basis.
To engage with the wider project team to ensure consistent delivery of successful projects in order to support the achievement of Company objectives.
To undertake regular site visits and assist the project team in preparing comprehensive reports for internal monthly project reviews to demonstrate project and team performance.
To manage project set up and ensure any pre-contract expenditure does not exceed any authority limit, such as the customer letter of instruction.
To support the Project Manager to ensure all significant project issues and correspondence and all necessary contractual processes have been observed and acted upon to protect the Company's position.
To liaise with site management to maximise value recovery and minimise costs.
To manage cost expenditure in close association with the site team.
To work closely with the project team to ensure sub-contractor works are completed in accordance with the contract.
To assist senior management in the protection of the Company's contractual position.
To maintain the cash forecasting system on an accurate and timely basis.
To manage all cost control aspects of the project(s), ensuring the use of appropriate cost, reporting and storage systems including E1, Priority 1, PCS and Fusion.
To maximise value recovery, cost control and cash management.
To produce and agree final accounts.
To ensure cash is maximised within the team and on projects, without compromising our contractual arrangements and relationships with customers, subcontractors or suppliers.
To ensure the prompt agreement of final accounts and receipt of retention payments.
If this is a role that you are interested in or know of anyone who might be suitable then please get in contact ASAP