Quantity Surveyor - OUTSIDE IR35
Barkingside, Greater London, United Kingdom
Job type: contract
Job industry: Construction
My Client, a busy Housing Association in South East London, seeks a Quantity Surveyor to take responsibility, ownership and accountability of the successful management and control of all aspects of the commercial / financial and contractual elements of the designated project in order to maximise the company's profitability, protect the company's legal and contractual obligations under the contract and to manage proactively the control of all commercial issues.
This is to include ensuring applications and valuations are completed in line with the contract terms and also ensuring sub-contractors receive prompt payment and are procured in line with contractual obligations and Commitments to Subcontractors.
In addition ensuring cost reports and the like are managed, completed on time and monitored and to understand, implement and adhere to the company SHEQ policy/strategy.
The client seeks a Quantity Surveyor who has a degree in Quantity Surveying, and working towards membership either RICS or MCIOB. You must also have post graduate experience within a Surveying position reporting to either a Senior Surveyor or Commercial Manager
The role involves the following:
Control all expenditure
Reconcile cost/value reports and profit forecasts
To assist the Operations Manager with pre-start planning and programming
Selection of Sub-contractors for works in accordance with company Sub-contract procurement requirements.
Sub-contract procurement and commercial management
Management and control of sub-contract accounts and variation accounts
Change management control
Assisting and liaising with the buyers on materials procurement and buying opportunities
To manage the day to day cost control, monitoring and reporting
Develop an understanding of the designated contract, specification and pricing ensuring compliance with conditions throughout
Assist the Operations Manager with subcontractor selection and ensure the chosen subcontractor has the appropriate skill set and capability to deliver the works. Place the appropriate order and all required information to carry out their work
Liaise with the Commercial Manager / Operations Manager over contractual issues and take action as required
Measure progress, submit valuations, submit final accounts and retention release and monitor receipt of payment in a timely manner in accordance with the contracts
Process subcontractor requests for payment
Completing a monthly cost / valuation report and cash flow for the designated projects
Where appropriate, assist with estimates and negotiations for future projects or phases
Attend project and company related meetings
Ensure the company is neither compromised nor disadvantaged by an contractual or financial arrangement
Manage the costs on a project to ensure both the company and the client is fully advised of the cost situation
Sufficiently manage the financial aspects of the project to ensure the correct safety equipment is used at all times
Please only apply if you have the required experience
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