Quantity Surveyor

ATA Recruitment Ltd
£40k - 45k per year + car+package
24 Sep 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
QUANTITY SURVEYOR REQUIRED FOR A LARGE HIGHWAYS INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECT Salary: Circa £45000 car/car allowance package Sector: Rail, Civils Role: Quantity Surveyor Location: Cheshire The project: We have an urgent requirement for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to work within a large top-10 main contractor that delivers some of the UK’s biggest infrastructure projects. This is a 3 year major highways programme involving heavy civil engineering and the introduction of an active traffic management techniques to improve the flow of traffic. Role Description: As a Quantity Surveyor, you take responsibility for the execution of the quantity surveying function on the contract in order to maximise quality of service and profitability. You will report directly to the Senior Quantity Surveyor and you will contribute to the day to day commercial function effectiveness. You will sit within a dedicated commercial team and have your own degree of autonomy. Typical duties will include: Manage the commercial resources (finance) of the assigned project (or section) to maximise planned gross margin through the placement and control of contracts and subcontracts Maximise cash flow through the control, measurement (including quality) and valuation of work, and the invoicing of customers and payment of suppliers Preparation of monthly cost / value reports Support the authorisation and submission of project variations. To authorise the placement of contracts, subcontracts, material and plant orders Requirements: Must have a Quantity Surveyor experience with knowledge of the NEC contract Experience in civil engineering projects, highways would be advantageous but not essential Ideally qualified; degree in quantity surveying/civil engineering, HNC, HND Experience with Design and Build contracts Excellent communication skills with a pro-active approach Please note: you must be eligible to live and work in the UK to apply for this position If you are interested in applying for this or other roles through ATA recruitment, please forward your CV to or call to discuss further This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/66696592