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Quantity Surveyor

Croydon, London
£56,000 to £57,000
Job Type
6 Sep 2022
Quantity Surveyor (Site/Project Based, Some Flexi Working Available) Location: Southern Home Counties (Surrey/Sussex/Kent) Our Client: Providing national construction services to private and public sector customers across commercial, health, education, data centres. Opportunity: Career growth and enhancement for a pro-active and professional Quantity Surveyor. The successful candidate will be joining the existing team of passionate and dedicated construction professionals. You will manage your own tasks within the context of a project or company objective. Whilst you take day to day decisions, you will refer significant decisions. Responsibilities: Contribute to achieving the appropriate commercial result through the provision of accurate financial reporting Manage subcontractor supplier accounts, financially and contractually, in order to secure full entitlements under the contract Understand fully the customer's needs and ensure effective relationships are built and maintained by consistently high customer service and on site delivery Provide support to the site team on contract requirements Identify, secure and deliver the business forecast in both turnover and margin Place subcontract orders in accordance with the main contract and manage subcontractor accounts ensuring payments are timely and correct and any other commercial issues are resolved Monitor subcontractor against programme Obtain the most competitive quotes by understanding current market trends Assist in the production of cost value reconciliation reports and forecast cash recovery and ensure that both are kept In line with target Ensure applications for payment and invoices are completed and submitted to ensure payment is made to terms and within work in progress (WIP) and cash targets Ensure compliance with all contractual requirements Monitor internal expenditure against budget Maximise efficiency of reporting techniques/systems Seek opportunities to maximise value and minimise costs in line with Morgan Sindall Values Operate the systems that are in place to provide the information necessary to manage the contract Implement and monitor all systems and procedures and ensure effective operation Ensure all customers and stakeholders have an exceptional customer service and work to achieving Perfect Delivery on all projects Promote, encourage and manage effective teamwork Support and coach other team members' commercial and contractual awareness Liaise with the customer, customer representatives and other third parties on commercial issues, including agreement of variations, claims and additional payments Financial closure of projects ensuring all costs and value are allocated in correct systems in accordance with financial timetable. Requirements: HND or Degree in Quantity Surveying. Appropriate CSCS card. Able to demonstrate a good knowledge of monthly reporting Practical knowledge of forms of contract. Understanding of period cost reporting and comparison with budget/forecast. Experience in commercial management of sub-contractors, including chairing regular meetings, measurement and control cycle, certificates, accrual calculations and value allocation Knowledge of the procurement of sub-contractors Able to manage and effectively monitor sub-contractors with little supervision Knowledge of effective cost allocation management NEC and residential experience advantageous. Experience with managing or working on 2 stage tenders. Randstad Construction Property Engineering is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy
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  • Job Reference: 705462009-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Randstad CPE
    Randstad CPE
  • Location: Croydon, London
  • Salary: £56,000 to £57,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Pension, Health, Med Insurance
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent