Resident Quantity Surveyor

McGoff & Byrne
07 Oct 2016
22 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Description:

The McGoff Group is a multi-faceted collection of like-minded businesses whose primary aim is to remove the speculation associated with development. Forty-two years of construction excellence has provided the platform for the Group to cement itself as a key player in the developer:operator arena. We are currently seeking to further strengthen our Development Led Team with the addition of a high calibre Resident Quantity Surveyor who will take the lead on our new build 70 bed purpose built care centre scheme in Lichfield, value circa 6.8m. As Resident Quantity Surveyor you will be talented and ambitious, capable of working on your own initiative and experienced in commercially managing large scale new build projects. The position will be site based and will involve all duties associated with a Resident Quantity Surveyor's role. Key skills to include:Effective commercial control of all subcontract packages including provision of timely and accurate documentation.Careful administration of subcontractor accounts.Responsible for keeping the Commercial Director informed of the progress of all subcontractor accounts through to their finalisation, including the release of retentions.Ensuring that payments / notices are issued in accordance with the subcontract and Construction Act and in particular, ensure any commercial threats to projects are identified swiftly and communicated to the Commercial Director.Attending meetings (pre orders, design meetings, package review meetings) and ensuring that surveying information and cost advice is provided in an accurate and proficient manner.Ensuring that the procurement of sub-traders and suppliers is undertaken in a timely and cost effective manner.Timely production of subcontract final accounts, including re-measurement as necessary to facilitate the optimum result. Background:At least 10 years post graduate experience.Experience of working for a Principal Contractor.Experience of working on large scale new build Healthcare projects.Commercial skills to maximise value recovery, cost control and cash management.Contractually aware, with an excellent knowledge and understanding of sub-contract orders and buying.