Quantity Surveyor

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Senior Quantity Surveyor

East London/ Essex

A unique opportunity exists for an experienced QS to work on a highways/ heavy civils project in Essex. The work will include paving, drainage, large concrete bases for warehousing, black top and foundations.

The ideal candidate will have a range of project experience within the major / heavy civil and highways sector.

Role and responsibilities

  • Management of sub contract accounts including procurement, payments, variations and final accounts
  • Identifying, raising & pricing of early warnings in line with the change control process
  • Monthly cost value reconciliations reports
  • Cash flow - monitoring & reforecast, forecasting & predictability of final costs and weekly forecasting
  • Interaction with client
  • Manage and advise junior staff accordingly
  • Advise and assist the site team to manage costs

The ideal candidate will have a range of project experience within the major/ heavy civil and highway sector and have the following:

  • MSc/BSc or HND in Quantity Surveying or other equivalent construction related subject
    Preferably qualified to ICES or RICS accreditation
  • JCT and NEC forms of contract experience.
  • A comprehensive level of commercial experience preferably with a contracting organisation
  • Should be able to demonstrate a good knowledge of monthly reporting and earned value analysis

Must also be experienced in commercial site management including the monthly measurement and control cycle, certificates and accruals calculations