Quantity Surveyor Groundworks / Civil Engineering

Employer
Blaymires Recruitment Ltd
Location
Winchester, South East, SO23 9AH
Salary
65000.0
Posted
Dec 31, 2021
Closes
Jan 25, 2022
Ref
2736949727
Position Type
Other
Organization Type
Other
Quantity Surveyor Groundworks /Civil Engineering

Winchester

Salary £45,000 to £65,000 + Car Allowance + 25 Days Holiday + Pension

Blaymires Recruitment is representing a respected Civil Engineering Contractor based near Winchester who is searching for a Quantity Surveyor to join their growing business.

The company works closely with local authority, main contractors and private clients on a variety of projects that include, Drainage, Infrastructure, Groundworks, Waste Management and Foundations across the South with project values ranging up to £6M.

The company has a full order book going into 2022 and are looking for either a Quantity Surveyor or Senior Quantity Surveyor with Groundworks or Civil Engineering experience to join their growing business.

Key responsibilities:
  • Measurement, pricing and evaluation of tenders.
  • Manage the process from contract award through to final account agreement.
  • Cost management / CVR reporting and forecasting.
  • Reporting progress to senior management.
  • Management and administration of sub-contractor accounts.
  • Producing and submitting applications for payment.
  • Experience in commercial management and procurement of subcontractors.
  • Provide early cost advice to clients on variations, ensuring only authorised variations are undertaken.
  • Understand construction issues, drawings and works.
  • Ensure projects have all current drawings / up to date information to work from.
  • Identify commercial risks and provide appropriate solution / response.
  • Understand procurement and its impact on job cost / performance.
  • Value completed work, ensuring timely payment / retention payments.

Requirements:
  • Relevant Qualification (e.g.HNC / HND / Degree / Diploma) or equivalent.
  • Relevant experience as a Quantity Surveyor (5yrs +).
  • A background of working with sub-contractors in groundworks.
  • Proficient computer skills particularly in Excel.
  • General knowledge of contracts / contractual terms.
  • General reasoning ability and ability to take on new concepts quickly and efficiently.
  • Possess good skill with numbers and strong mathematical ability.
  • Ability to gather and analyse information skilfully.
  • Good negotiation skills.

On Offer
  • Salary £45,000 to £65,000 (Depending on experience).
  • Car Allowance.
  • 25 Days Holiday.
  • Pension.
  • Ongoing training and development.
  • Career reviews.
  • Friendly and supportive contractor.

To find out more contact Stephen Blaymires at Blaymires Recruitment on 07498 987 851 or 02380 972394