Senior Quantity Surveyor Wanted In Leeds

Published 1 week ago
Expires 2019-03-29
ID #3749432
Senior Quantity Surveyor Wanted In Leeds
United-kingdom, West Yorkshire, Leeds,
Published 1 week ago

Job details:

Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Monthly
Occupation: Senior quantity surveyor

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Job Summary

The Senior Quantity Surveyor is required to provide commercial support to the project team, maintaining commercial information and ensuring compliance with contractual requirements and ensure that the Company and project objectives are achieved. They will liaise with customer representatives, subcontractors and other third parties on commercial issues including agreement of variations, claims and payments.

Main Activities

* Maintain subcontract procurement schedule

* Procurement of subcontract packages

* Commercial management of subcontract packages

* Ensuring necessary main contract notices are issued on time

* Administration and valuation of contract change / compensation events

* Identify and input into value engineering

* Maintain project forecast

* Preparation of assessments and applications for payment

* Input into financial reports for project management

* Input into CVR / cost report and cash flow information

* Agreement of final accounts

* Input into claims where required

* Supervising and training of other commercial staff

* Provide commercial advise to other team members


Qualifications and Experience


* HND/degree in Quantity Surveying, or equivalent

* Proven experience as a Quantity Surveyor working for a main contractor in the civil engineering industry

* Strong working knowledge of NEC form of contract

* Extensive experience of commercial management and procurement of subcontracts

* Ability to demonstrate a good knowledge of monthly reporting and earned value analysis


* Member of RICS or other relevant professional body, or working towards

* CSCS card

* Highways and structures experience

Personal Skills

* Strong interpersonal skills

* Applies collaborative approach

* Strong communication skills

* Compliance with company procedures

* Vigorous attention to detail

* Excellent team player whilst also holding the ability to work independently on own initiative

* Excellent time management skills, with ability to work to tight deadlines.

Colas is an equal opportunities employer. We encourage applicants from all minority groups.

Recruitment agencies

Colas UK currently works with a number of approved recruitment suppliers. We will therefore not consider CVs or speculative proposals from any other agencies. Recruitment agencies not currently approved as preferred suppliers are kindly requested not to submit speculative CVs to any part of Colas UK

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