Senior Quantity Surveyor

ProsperIS Recruitment
From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum , negotiable dependent on experience
21 Sep 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Job Title: Senior Quantity Surveyor. Location: Leeds. Salary: £40-45,000 per annum, negotiable dependent upon experience. Start Date: October / November 2016 Quantity Surveyor / QS / Project Delivery Cost Plans / Estimates / Tender Documentation We are currently working alongside a leading global Engineering organisation, as they search for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join their expanding Project Management Construction Management Division in Leeds. The team provides clients with a full range of pre and post contract Quantity Surveying services and they have an exciting new opportunity within the team in line with their continued growth and success. The successful applicant for this position should be able to demonstrate a high aptitude in service delivery. Reporting to the Technical Director, the role will require the successful applicant to take a project leading Senior Quantity Surveyor role. The candidate should be client-facing and demonstrate technical qualities for the role. The role will provide the opportunity to work within a variety of sectors and will involve pre and post Quantity Surveying contract duties. We anticipate that the successful candidate for this position will hold responsibility for the following tasks and activities: utilise internal best practice tools and processes to support project delivery in Quantity Surveying. manage projects through the entire project lifecycle. prepare estimates, cost plans and tender documentation using various forms of measurement and contracts. be proficient in the measurement for Schedule of Works and Bills of Quantities production. prepare and agree interim valuations with contractors and issue recommendations for payment. pricing variations throughout the duration of the contract and provide cost advice. attend site meetings and provide input and support to the project. price and prepare monthly financial cost reports and cashflow forecasts throughout the period of a contract. agree re-measurement of quantities with contractors, prepare and agree final accounts and claims. Prepare final accounts for clients that are suitable for audit. preparation and analysis of statistical cost information to monitor trends in the building industry and assisting with cost planning future projects. administer and provide advice on contracts, typically the JCT and NEC forms of contract. provide assistance to other disciplines within the company as part of a multi-disciplinary team. To prove successful within this fantastic new opportunity, we anticipate that the successful candidate will have the following skills, knowledge and experience: degree educated in Quantity Surveying, other relevant qualifications or commensurate experience. professional qualification: RICS Qualified MRICS Chartered Quantity Surveyor or equivalent. working knowledge of applicable industry standard forms of contract, typically JCT and NEC. pre and post contract knowledge. experience of cost forecasting and reporting, cost control, cost risk management, advising on procurement options, procurement documentation preparation, contract documentation preparation, contract administration and contract documentation. good general commercial awareness. use of computerised measurement packages. willingness to travel. full clean UK driving licence. Should you feel that you possess the skills, knowledge and experience to succeed within this exceptional new opportunity for a Senior Quantity Surveyor within a dynamic and growing company, then please contact us for further information and details. For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business. This job was originally posted as