Quantity Surveyor – Civil Engineering – Water project – Carlisle
A national award winning Blue Chip Civil Engineering contractor. Are looking for a Civil Engineering Quantity Surveyor for a project in Carlisle.
Purpose of role:.
As a Quantity Surveyor you will provide Quantity Surveying services and ensure that all contractual and financial entitlements are fulfilled. You will report directly to the Senior Quantity Surveyor.
Assistance to Project Managers on commercial matters
Assistance in preparation, submission and agreement of interim payment applications to maximise the company’s cashflow
Co-ordination to ensure contractual requirements are complied with
General commercial management of sub-contractors
Accurate and efficient measurement, identification and measurement of variations
Production and agreement of final accounts and additional cost claims
Placing sub contact orders and agreement of subcontract final accounts
Ensuring that income from interim applications is received on time
Liaison and co-ordination to ensure financial report is timely and accurate
Measure and control key finances
Maintain a positive and solution oriented approach to work, providing open and honest feedback
Take all reasonable steps to ensure appropriate confidentiality.
Commercial management of construction and cost planning
Procurement and tendering
Project financial control and reporting
Quantification and costing of construction works
Programming and planning
Civil or Mechanical Engineering background
Experience in a similar role
Knowledge of NEC3 Option C form of contract
Studying towards membership of an appropriate recognised professional institution
Educated to B tech – Higher lever (preferably degree level in Quantity Surveying)
Strong commercial background
Ability to solicit views across multiple parties, lead discussions and manage interdependencies.
A knowledge of water/wastewater industry
Strong interpersonal communication skills; ability to work with colleagues whose work will be impacted by your activities
£35,000 – £45,000
Company car or Car allowance
25 Days holiday
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