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Quantity Surveyor

VGC 350.00 British Pound . GBP Per day

2020-01-15 18:34:14

Job location London City, Greater London, United Kingdom

Job type: contract

Job industry: Engineering

Job description

Quantity Surveyor

Location - London/ St Albans

Candidates should have previous experience of working on small Rail civils Projects

To provide assistance, support and advice on all commercial issues within the Project(s).
To manage and take responsibility of all commercial aspects of your own projects.
Preparation of internal commercial reporting and any other reports which may be required.
Preparation of Valuations/Application for payment with full supporting documentation in accordance with the contract
Preparation of Cost Reports to the Client with contractually compliant supporting documentation.
Preparation and management of subcontract and material procurement schedules.
Administration of subcontractor/supplier accounts from the preparation of detailed requisitions, monitoring and authorisation of subcontract payments through to agreement of final accounts.
Undertake the contract administration, including change management and maintain associated registers.
Identifying commercial risks, opportunities, value engineering and change.
Challenge & manage in cost control / cost mitigation.
Ensure the correct site records are maintained.
Have an up to date Cost to Complete and Risk analysis Register for the projects(s).
Preparation, negotiation and agreement of change events, extension of time claims, final accounts etc


Commercially astute. Excellent knowledge of Standard Forms of Contract and Standard Methods of Measurement.
Computer literate with strong skills in Microsoft Office Applications (Word/Excel/Outlook/PowerPoint)
Good communication skills including presentations and ability to negotiate and persuade others.
Programming techniques, project controls, risk analysis, contract admin, procurement, cost, claims.
Must have a proven track record in managing a team and the development of junior members of staff
Must be MRICS qualified (or equivalent), or be able to demonstrate that they are working towards chartership
Experience of ICC / NEC / Network Rail (NR) contracts
Degree in Quantity Surveying
Minimum of 10 years Quantity Surveying experience as a contractors QS
Candidates should have previous experience of working on small rail Rail Projects

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