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Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
  • Location: East London, London
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job reference: 388290JAN

Job description

Senior Quantity Surveyor responsible to a Project Manager or Commercial Manager for all commercial aspects of a small to medium sized project up to £10m, or section of a larger project. Understand the impact of commercial and technical changes at strategic level within the customers business industry / sector.

Tasks & Responsibilities:
Anticipate and plan change in commercial resource within a project to meet changing demands
*Must have student accommodation experience*
Provide commercial support to tendering process
Has a high degree of understanding and working knowledge of project commercial start up procedures and is actively involved in the implementation of those procedures Identify, manage, reduce and drive out unnecessary costs and inefficient activities
Monitor and manage subcontract costs to ensure that the project meets and / or exceeds targets
Ensure material wastage reconciliations are completed and the data used for cost reduction
Monitor resources and costs to ensure that the project meets and / or exceeds targets, including but not limited to the scheduling of labour resources
Review plant and equipment schedules to ensure efficiency of use
Ensure that materials and off site services are procured in an efficient manner with capable organisations in accordance with the companies procurement policy and procedures and ensure appropriate records are kept
Prepare the basis of the project procurement schedule and ensure the team contribute and complete their relevant sections. Carry out subcontract procurement in accordance with the procurement timetable, in accordance with the our procurement policy Prepare the basis of work package contents sheets and ensure the project team contribute and complete their relevant sections. Carry out gap analysis between packages to ensure full and complete subcontract procurement takes place
Prepare subcontract invitations to tender and evaluate tender returns (time, cost, quality and SHE) and make recommendations to appoint and place subcontracts, all in accordance with the our procurement process
Work with supply chain to promote and measure continuous improvement in terms of cost, quality and learning of all parties
Maximise cash flow through timely preparation of valuations, submission of invoices and receipt of payment
Manage prompt preparation and settlement of final accounts, including variations, claims and disputes
QS Card required
BSc Quantity Surveying or equivalent desired
Professional Membership:
RICS or IOB memberships desired
Relevant Experience: Ideally experience working as a Commercial Lead on £10M+ Scheme

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