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Job: Scaffolding Quantity Surveyor/Estimator
Head office: Brecon Scaffolding Ltd
Job Type: Permanent, full time
Salary: Competitive – depending on experience
We are looking for a Quantity Surveyor (QS) to join us in a successful family owned scaffolding company. We are looking for a self- motivated individual who will be responsible for managing costs relating to our scaffolding projects, from the initial enquiry to the final account. The QS should seek to enhance value for money, while still achieving the required standards and quality. You will need to be familiar with the processes of estimating and tendering, preparation and submissions of applications and subcontractor cost value reconciliation (CVR).
This post will be suitable for a QS with surveying experience within the construction or scaffolding industry who is looking to expand their skills and knowledge in this area and take on new challenges.
Managing costs on a variety of building projects
Undertaking cost analysis for scaffolding work.
Assisting in the building of relationships with clients;
Undertaking risk analysis and feasibility studies;
Assisting with the preparation of tender and contract documents, including bills of quantities.
Identifying, analysing and developing responses to commercial risks
Assisting with preparing and analysing costings for tenders
Placing of subcontractor orders.
Production of financial reports (cost value reconciliation)
Valuing completed work and processing payments for supply chain.
Understanding the implications of health and safety requirements;
Attending team meetings and working to achieving collective targets and goals where required.
Carrying out any administrative duties relating to your work;
Liaising with clients and consultants at all levels ensuring that you represent the Company in a professional manner at all times.
Able and willing to travel to projects on sites when required;
Ensuring you remain updated as to any commercial, legal or educational progresses or changes that may affect your role as a QS.
Working with Contract and Site Managers to ensure that staffing hours are correctly monitored and recorded;
Carrying out any other reasonable duty/task needed for the proper execution of your role and the needs of the Company as and when requested by your line manager
Previous experience as a QS - (Essential)
Self-motivated with the desire to develop a career in a progressive Company - (Essential)
Good negotiation and communication skills - (Essential)
Experience in working in a construction or scaffolding environment - (Essential)
Has experience of negotiating contract terms with clients and contractors - (Desirable)
Experienced in budget monitoring and implementing cost saving measures for clients and the Company - (Essential)
An excellent communicator (both orally and in writing) and presenter of themselves, their department, Company and its services. - (Essential
An organised, effective time manager, able to deliver work on time and of a consistently high standard. - (Essential)
Ability to prioritise, manage and complete tasks - (Essential)
Proficient in Microsoft Office with general IT knowledge - (Essential)
Trustworthy and able to deal appropriately with confidential and sensitive information. - (Essential)
Ability to work under pressure and manage a variety of tasks. - (Essential)
Self-motivated and able to motivate others. - (Essential)
Willing to learn new skills and embark on ongoing training to develop current skills - (Essential)
Holds strong numeracy and financial management skills - (Essential)
- Robbie John
- RLJ 09/BS
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