Quantity Surveyor

£60,000 - £65,000 + Package
Carmichael are looking for a full time quantity surveyor to join a retaining wall specialist in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire. 
The QS, reporting to the operations director, will provide a full quantity surveying/commercial function to the three regions as required  and to contribute to the delivery of the annual budget. 
Primarily based in the Cheltenham office with some wfh flexibility, as well as visiting other sites/offices when required. 
Key Roles and Responsibilities: 
  • Subcontract document review, negotiation and agreement of formal contract documents.
  • Maximisation of income and claim entitlements on broad range of subcontract types.
  • Responsibility for enquiry documentation, procurement and payment of sub-contractors and where appropriate suppliers.
  • The review, agreement and administration of warranty documents, PCG’s and bonds.
  • Continual commercial support and advice to contract management / work winning teams either remotely or via regular office visits.
  • Support the regions in winning work and attend pre-tender or pre-contract meeting when required.
  • Understand and deliver the clients requirements, encouraging repeat business
  • Prepare and assist in monthly valuations for contracts.
  • Assist & prepare (as required) in the evaluation of variation claims & defence of contras/counter claims.
  • Monthly commercial reporting of margins or losses across contracts to management.
  • Maximising cash flow and assisting with debt control by working with credit control team.
  • Agreeing final accounts.
About You: 
  • Proven experience as a main or specialist subcontractor in a QS role 
  • HNC/HND in Quantity Surveying or Construction 
  • Full UK driving license
  • CSCS card holder