Overview of Role:
We are currently recruiting a Quantity Surveyor to join a client focused team within the Warrington office. This is an exciting opportunity for a high calibre individual to join and strengthen our Quantity Surveying team.
This role presents an excellent opportunity for a proactive individual to take responsibility for providing all core Quantity Surveying services on a number of interesting projects, for a number of clients across a variety of sectors.
The individual will be an integral part of a team that is accountable for the commercial and contractual performance of a project.
To support business objectives of delivering value for money in all circumstances.
To carry out assigned duties efficiently and in accordance with processes and procedures.
Comply with established commercial/procurement/ contractual strategies.
Individually or as part of a team operate processes for the selection, appointment and management of construction and engineering contractors
Cost Planning including:
Preparation of indicative cost budgets and appraisals.
Preparation of elemental cost plans.
Provide advice and opinion in respect of our client development plans and expectations.
Value engineering studies
Providing advice on procurement strategy
Assembling and seeking agreement to long and short tender lists
Preparing and issuing tender documents.
Running a competitive tender process including managing queries from tendering contractors
Managing and contributing to structured and documented tender evaluations
Preparation of Contract Recommendation Reports
Preparation of contract documents
Post Contract Quantity Surveying including:
Scrutinising and verifying applications for interim payments
Managing change control in accordance with contracts
Producing cost reports and cost forecasting
Assisting Project Managers in preparing Early Warnings, Instructions and Compensation Events
Attending progress meetings
Promote commercial awareness throughout project
Support formal dispute resolution process and contract close out strategy as required
Advising and liaising with internal project and cost control team
Developing Commercial Strategies
Developing Acquisition Strategies
Degree qualified in Quantity Surveying or similar technical discipline
Strong technical delivery experience
MRICS or membership of other relevant professional body
Ability to successfully manage complex projects in a proactive and diligent manner
Strong Feasibility and cost planning experience
Experience of providing procurement advice, tender documentation and post contract services
Client facing, ensuring a high standard of technical delivery