Construction

Quantity Surveyor

Full Time Permanent

South Wales Jobs

Title:                Quantity Surveyor
  
Location:          Cardiff 
  
Salary:             £35,000 to £45,000  + car allowance + benefits
  
Sector:             General Contracting, New Build
  
Start Date:       Immediate 

The Company:

Our client is an ambitious and well established main contractor with an established client base across South Wales and beyond.  Typical projects are new build and refurbishment projects from £1m – £6m across sectors. 

Quantity Surveyor – The Role:

A fantastic opportunity for an experienced Quantity Surveyor to join the regional  commercial  team.  You will be responsible for leading the day to day commercial  aspects of one or more projects.  This position will report to a Commercial Manager. 

Typical duties & responsibilities: 

To ensure optimum commercial return is achieved for the project.
Prepare the cost / value reconciliation reports accurately
Prepare and agree interim valuations at the agreed dates to gain the best commercial advantage for the company.
Agree final accounts with subcontractors to maximise project margins.
Ensure sub contract orders are prepared in accordance with company procedure with reference to the date given on the procurement schedules and / or in accordance with the contract programme having achieved the appropriate approvals.
Maintain control of sub contractor`s accounts and minimise the cost of any variations.
Manage subcontracts in terms of valuation and correspondence.
To carry out duties as quantity surveyor on projects as instructed.
To ensure optimum commercial return is achieved for the project in their control.
Prepare or assist with cost / value reconciliation reports on a monthly basis accurately reporting the forecast final financial position of the project.
Prepare turnover cash flow forecasts as directed by line manager at the commencement of all projects, updating as required and recording actual valuation achieved against forecast.
Quantity Surveyor – The Person 

You will have solid experience with either a national or regional main contractor
Demonstrable experience of delivering new build projects within budget and programme  
Experience on Retail projects would be beneficial 
Innovative – ability to identify better ways of doing things  
A good team player, someone who wants to be part of a growing business to achieve common goals.   
The Reward:

Competitive salary
Company car allowance 
Company benefits package
Varied and unique residential developments 
Continued local work within the South Wales region  Please contact Foresight Search for more information on this,  or any other vacancy (phone number removed)

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