Quantity Surveyor

£40k - 52k per year
09 Nov 2016
07 Dec 2016
Stephen Blaymires
Contract Type
Full Time

Quantity Surveyor - New Build / Refurbishment Projects 
Salary £40,000 to £52,000 + Car / Allowance + 25 days Holiday + Pension 

A highly regarded national contractor based in Basingstoke is searching for a Quantity Surveyor. 
You will be joining a busy department within this contractor and will be responsible for managing commercial aspects of New Builds, Extensions and Refurbishment projects to the value of £5 Million. 
Experience of working on the SCAPE framework would be an advantage. 
Principal Duties: 
To agree terms and conditions of subcontractors and incorporate within documentation to forward direct to subcontractor. 
To coordinate and manage the selection of subcontractors (working closely with the Procurement Manager) for tender enquiries ensuring that a balanced range is chosen capable of delivering the required price, quality and duration. 
To prepare and coordinate tender enquiries to subcontractors, ensuring, that all essential information is provided. 
To coordinate subcontractor tender responses and provide full comparisons of all quotes vs the tender allowances, showing a best price, further negotiation to provide the best possible price and the buy-in of the operations team. 
To place and coordinate the placement by others of subcontractor orders to an agreed set of terms and actively participate in engaging the subcontractor in the pre-contract handover with the operations team. 
To be responsible for the production of all subcontractor certificates in good time to allow the Finance Team to pay on time. 
To produce or have produced valuation breakdowns in an agreed format to maximise cash flow and to keep the Surveying/Commercial Manager informed at all times. 
To make and coordinate timely Interim applications for payment, including variations and design fees as appropriate and be responsible for ownership of agreeing interim valuations with clients and appropriately delegating where necessary. 
To be responsible for chasing valuations, certificates, invoices and cash from clients to hit the required cash flow targets. 
Interested in this role then call Stephen Blaymires at Interaction Recruitment on 02382 025 900 or email: Stephen.blaymires@interactionrecruitment.co.uk