Quantity Surveyor

Recruiter
Kingscroft Professional Resources
Location
Leicester
Salary
24-40k + Company Car + Fuel
Posted
17 Jun 2017
Expires
23 Jun 2017
Due to expansion Kingscroft have been asked to recruit for a trainee or experienced Quantity Surveyor to join the commercial team of a well-established and successful civils and groundworks construction company to work predominantly in the Leicester/Leicestershire are. My client will consider candidates from a recent graduates (or equivalent) level, up to experienced QS with salary bands between 24k - 40k depending on the candidates ability and experience. Company Car and fuel will be provided commensurate with the grade of employment. As a Quantity Surveyor you will have duties that include: - Provide contractual and commercial advice to the operational team on site to support them in their decision making. - Contract change control - Subcontract procurement - Subcontract Management - Negotiate and communicate effectively with internal and external companies - Administration of payments - Prepare valuations and applications for payment in accordance with the form of contract - Measurement of works on site and from drawings - Prepare and present commercial reports, cost plans and cash flow forecasts for senior managers Candidate must have good interpersonal skills and show a willingness to work flexibly and undertake a range of tasks. Experience in a similar role is desirable although any experience in an administrative role or a similar supporting position is also transferable for the junior grade. Some experience or knowledge of the NEC suite of contracts is desirable, as is experience gained within the construction industry, preferably in highways, groundworks and or structures. Formal qualifications are not essential, however qualifications in a related subject would be advantageous. Also a good standard of proficiency in MS Excel is required for this role. Due to the need to travel to other depots, a full UK driving licence is essential. This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/74315244