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Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South Normanton, Derbyshire
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: J910712_1635497768
Contact Name: Jack Brown
Contact Email: jack.brown@russell-taylor.co.uk
Job Published: October 29, 2021 09:56

Job Description

We are recruiting for a Quantity Surveyor!

Technical/Operational
· Ensure comprehensive commercial records are maintained for audit purposes.
· Prepare and submit early warning notices, calculation, and submission of quotations, and agreement of all scheme Compensation Events in line with Contract timescales and as required.
· Ongoing and timely completion of schemes Early Warning / Compensation Register.
· Review and respond to any contractual issues on schemes as required.
People
· Working to the direction of the Managing Quantity Surveyor (MQS) to successfully deliver the Providers Works Schemes and provide commercial support in the function of other revenue streams under the ASC contract as required.
· Identify and advise Project Management team on commercial risk and opportunity and identify as appropriate on scheme risk registers.
· Develop positive commercial relationships with external stakeholders to a scheme.
· Support the MQS and Commercial Manager (Schemes) in contributing to commercial advice regarding the strategic planning of schemes.
· Where appropriate provide support and advice to Commercial Assistants.
· Liaise and maintain close and good lines of communication with other members of the commercial team and business, to meet requirements and objectives.


Commercial
· Preparation of target prices for schemes using contract schedule of rates at feasibility and during/on completion of detailed design stage.
· Subcontract Procurement: Responsibility for the preparation of subcontract enquiries / invitation to tender documentation including compilation of contract documents.
· Obtain subcontract quotations and prepare tender comparisons. Prepare and issue subcontract orders.
· Subcontract Management: Monitor and verify subcontract expenditure including the administration of subcontract payments, implementation of subcontract change control including issuing Subcontractor Instructions and evaluation of subcontract compensation events.
· Preparation of costs and input into Subcontract Liabilities upload for monthly Highstone Application for Payment, and month end reporting requirements.
· Reconcile subcontract accounts and negotiate / agree subcontract final accounts on a periodic basis.
· Ensure the cost of schemes are fully captured and check accuracy of cost capture information within costing systems.
· Liaising with Project Managers to ensure correct Labour, Plant and Material records are maintained to ensure the above is achieved.
Other
· Will demonstrate commitment to A-one+ values by treating colleagues, customers (internal & external) and members of the general public, with fairness, respect & dignity at all times.
· Any other tasks or reasonable activities which are commensurate with the role and as directed.


Person Specification
· Civil Engineering qualification
· IT literate
· Highways Maintenance experience
· Commercial awareness
· Organisational skills
· Motivated & Hard Working
· Team player
· Good Communicator
· Trustworthy
· Open & Honest
· Experience of NEC Forms of Contract
· Experience within the Highways sector


Desirable
· Educated to degree standard
· Completion of Lean competency Levels 1

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