Quantity Surveyor

 Salary:
£38000
 Location:
Blackburn
 Type:
Permanent
 Sector:
Utilities / Infrastructure
 Benefits:
Company Benefits scheme
 Ref:
LLR050

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • The Quantity Surveyor will provide the quantity surveying function, including commercial transactions, commercial reporting and cash flow management on allocated projects which will include, but not limited to;
    • Working with the planning team to ensure adequate project planning for the delivery team
    • Developing and agreeing with the finance team the project cash flow based on the project plan
    • Putting in place the appointment of the delivery team including subcontract documentation in line with the project planning and cashflow management
    • Preparing and processing applications for interim payments in line with the cashflow plan
    • Preparing and processing payments for the supply chain in line with supply chain documents and the cash flow plan
    • Preparing and reporting on the CVR report in accordance with the company management reporting timetables
    • Ensuring the project is remeasured, including the identification and capture and evaluation of project variations
    • Preparing and agreeing the project final accounts

The Quantity Surveyor will have the following qualification or equivalent

  • A BSc in Quantity surveying or third level qualification in the construction industry with 3 years surveying experience ideally in the utilities/telecommunications or civil engineering sector or qualification through experience (5 years) working at a quantity surveyor utilities/telecommunications or civil engineering sector.
  • A CSR card – Silver level
  • A good working knowledge of construction and engineering contracts
  • IT proficient – Microsoft packages
  • Experience in working with an industry project accounts software package e.g. COINS, REDSKY etc
  • Experience in industry management software packages e.g. FOUR PROJECTS – ASTA PowerProject planning software
  • Be strong in verbal and written communication skills

It is desirable that the Quantity Surveyor will have the following:

  • The Quantity Surveyor will have or be working towards Chartered membership of the RICS (or equivalent)

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