Quantity Surveyor

09 Apr 2021
07 May 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
Quantity Surveyor



Quantity Surveyor required to join a public sector organisation in Sunderland. My client is looking for an enthusiastic individual who is an experienced Quantity Surveyor to join their team on a temporary basis.

As the Quantity Surveyor you will be carrying out all commercial duties including agreeing with contracting partners agreed maximum prices, valuing variations, processing valuation payments and agreeing final accounts to ensure successful delivery of cyclical and planned works.

Key responsibilities of the Quantity Surveyor:

Prepare estimates, cost plans, bills of quantities, specifications and schedule of rates for responsive repairs, cyclical works, voids and investment programmes
Carry out construction project valuations and certification duties for responsive, cyclical, voids and planned maintenance works
Deal with construction projects with interim and final accounts with contractors, suppliers and consultants including the resolution of contractual claims and settlement of contracts
Undertake analysis of the performance of suppliers and contractors during the contract stage and following contract completion
Prepare and maintain progress and information charts and documents as required
Assist the Managing Quantity Surveyor to support the performance management framework and monitor the status of relevant performance measures in relation to financial management
Liaise with staff in other directorates and with consultants as necessary to ensure the coordination and smooth running of projects, including legal services
Attend any pre-contract, progress and other related meetings relating to the delivery of the service
Prepare, monitor and manage budgets for all construction related activities
Manage a designated budget insuring that value for money is achieved in all circumstances through the monitoring and control of expenditureRequired skills and experience of the Quantity Surveyor:

Educated to a minimum of NVQ Level 4 in a construction related qualificationIf you believe you have the necessary skills and experience for the Quantity Surveyor role, please apply now, or contact Lucie Houston at Sellick Partnership.

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