Senior Quantity Surveyor

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I am currently recruiting for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join a £250 Million+ project currently being undertaken by a Tier 1 contractor in Cambridgeshire. 

As the Senior QS you will be reporting directly to the Commercial Manager, and your responsibilities will include:

  • assisting in the learning and development of junior/graduate surveyors,
  • managing the preparation of commercial events and continuously recommending proposed actions.
  • creation and development of templates and to accurately estimate construction costs for tendering purposes.
  • negotiate new Contracts with the bids and tenders team. Vet Client contracts to ensure contractual terms are reasonable.
  • build a QS resource capable to meet the needs of the business. Ensure each project has sufficient Commercial/QS resource to manage commercial and contractual matters. 
  • Prepare cash flow forecasts on a project by project basis.
  • Working with project managers, site managers, project engineers and by carrying out site visits, have a good understanding of actual progress from site and ensure appropriate commercial records are being kept to support any variations and/or claims.
  • Lead Procurement and Supply Chain Management. Cascade contractual obligations into the supply chain.
  • Final account preparation and negotiation both upstream with Clients and downstream with Suppliers and Sub-contractors.
  • Evaluate projects to gather cost and time information to be used to improve future performance. Collate a database of cost and time information from past projects to be used in planning and estimating costs for future projects.
  • Require contract form understanding on NEC, ICE, MS1, and NWR Framework Agreements.

If you feel that you would be a strong candidate for this role then please don't hesitate to get in touch for a chat - 07467489556. 

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