Apr 24, 2022

Quantity Surveyor

£45,000 - £60,000 yearly
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  • Barbican, Greater London

Job Description

Quantity Surveyor (4 – 5 years post graduate experience) Demolition, Basement Construction and Groundworks Barbican – projects throughout Central London £45,000 – £60,000 + full benefits About the Company: Our privately owned client is a leading name within the demolition industry that prides themselves on their excellent reputation to deliver projects within budget and to programme, whilst always maintaining high standards and quality. They are a professional, technically minded and modern outfit who have proven success of operating primarily as principle contractor on their projects throughout the City. Much of their work is secured due to repeat business and package values generally range from £3M up to £25M. As a multifaceted contractor, their core areas of expertise include demolition and dismantling, temporary works, façade retention, structural alterations and substructure packages and current turnover stands in excess of £55M. Our client recruits only the best professionals, who are motivated, dedicated and can work with a professional outlook. Having worked closely with this client for over 7 years, I would highly recommend them due to the fact they offer an excellent working environment where they encourage their employees to develop throughout their career. With a high staff retention rate, strong, structured teams and a great reputation within the market, this specialist contractor rarely recruits and therefore this opportunity has arisen purely due to company expansion and a healthy pipeline of work. About the opportunity: Due to a healthy order book, there is need for a Quantity Surveyor to support the Senior Commercial Manager in the successful commercial and financial management of projects and tenders within the demolition and civil engineering sector. As a Quantity Surveyor, you will assist in managing costs with an end goal of maximising the project margin and ensure delivery of payment whilst developing future client relationships. Key responsibilities will include assisting in the day to day tasks to provide further commercial support to both project delivery and estimating teams within the company which can be broken down into the following; Assisting in the prompt presentation for all applications for payment and Final Accounts, including all contractual entitlements / assisting in ensuring that all payments are received in accordance with the contract terms, as well as assisting in the preparation and presentation of monthly Cost Value Reconciliations (CVR) and final cost/value forecasts. This opportunity will also encompass procurement, negotiation and the placing of sub-contract orders; which inevitably leads to assisting in the financial and commercial management of sub-contracts through settlement of Final Accounts. All tasks need a high level of detail and pride in presentation, especially when drafting contractual letters/notices to ensure they are presented in accordance with the contract requirements. About the benefits and rewards: For this opportunity, we are targeting professionals looking to earn anywhere between £45,000 – £60,000 per annum, however specific remuneration will depend on experience and suitability. Furthermore, there will be a generous package offered in addition to other benefits associated with a large successful company. Outside of the remuneration, this opportunity is offering fantastic career progression opportunities for the right professional. About the requirements: In order to be considered for this opportunity, you will need to be degree qualified in Quantity Surveying, Commercial Management or similar. Additionally, you must hold a minimum of 4 years post graduate experience and this will ideally have been gained whilst working within the demolition / general enabling works sector. If interested in this opportunity, please send a copy of your CV to me or call the main office landline to discuss further on a confidential basis

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