Quantity Surveyor

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Quantity Surveyor

  • Sector:

    Management & Administration

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  • Salary:

    £40000 to £50000

  • Contact phone:

    Rachel Evans

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  • Published:

    19 days ago

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Position - Quantity Surveyor Location - Abingdon Reporting to - Contracts Manager Desired Experience & or Qualifications • Demonstrate previous experience in a QS role particularly within Hard FM Maintenance contracts • Demonstrate a sound knowledge of the market • Demonstrate strong communication skills • Experience of managing profit and loss accounts and working to budgetary targets • Sound project management track record • Initiating, drafting and reviewing documents • Excellent negotiation skills • Experience in a variety of Schedules – NSR & BCIS • Demonstrate proficiency in IT applications- e.g. MS Word, Excel • Full UK Driving Licence • Demonstrate a sound knowledge of commercial and contractual issues in relation to Facilities • Management and NEC 4 • 3rd Level Qualification • Experience in open book accounting contracts Typical Duties We are seeking an experienced MTC Quantity Surveyor to work for a national Facilities Management organisation in the Oxfordshire region. The postholder will be required to: • Ensure timely submission of account applications. • Prepare and submit Contract interim valuations. • Prepare and submit variation claims. • Prepare interim cost reports including P/L report. • Prepare anticipated Final costs versus Final Forecast Recovery. • Lead on all minor/major works in terms of commercial pricing and completion of tender input. • Close liaison with the client(s) commercial teams. • Payment of subcontractor accounts as and when required. • Prepare and issue subcontract documents. • Set-up and keep up to date RFI/COI Schedules in conjunction with the Contract Managers. • Report on buying gains/losses including the reporting of any future potential financial problems. • Negotiate rates/prices with subcontractors. • Attend progress / commercial meetings and represent the company in a commercial capacity • Prepare and update cashflow/expenditure profiles. • Manage contract WIP reduction, sales revenue and profit targets. • Work closely with the Contract teams; ensure optimum delivery of contracts whilst exercising control of costs, procurement, and management of the supply chain. • Work closely with the billing manager to continually improve and innovate cost reporting and • invoicing for contracts. Remuneration Package • Salary £40,000 - £50,000 (subject to skills, qualifications and experience) • Up to 36 days paid annual leave • Excellent Company Pension • Car allowance • Free Life Assurance – 6 times annual salary • Training and Development • Discounted Private Health Care Scheme • Discounted Gym Membership