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Quantity Surveyor-London

Job Title: Quantity Surveyor-London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 10717
Contact Name: David Slawinski
Contact Email: david@rubiconconsulting.co.uk
Job Published: November 04, 2016 09:10

Job Description

As a Quantity Surveyor, Major Project Services you will work on a variety of types of contracts negotiating with clients, contractors and service providers of behalf of our customers. 

CORE FUNCTION: 
• Manage commercial risks associated with contracts and implement suitable control measures 
• Negotiate with contractors and clients 
• Prepare estimates, schedules, bills of quantities and other documentation 
• Manage change, control of cost, time and quality at work order level including evaluating and agreeing costs / variations / compensation events and forecasts 
• Agree measures, new rates, valuations and final accounts 
• Commercial control of sub-contractors and suppliers including payments 
• Present and discuss contractual issues with clients 
• Monitor and report of contract costs and finances (both for clients and internal costs) including analysis of actual time reports at work order level against budget 
• Produce contract correspondence, reports, notes of meetings and other management information associated with contract delivery including support and advice to Project Manager/Director to ensure appropriate management of risk and opportunity 
• Review, understand and implement contract control mechanisms including forecast and programme management 
• Close liaison with the delivery teams to ensure service delivery exceeds contract thresholds 
• Reporting to Senior Commercial Manager receive guidance and supervision 
• Comply with the Way of Working (WoW) 
• Other ad hoc activities as required 

QUALIFICATIONS AND WORK EXPERIENCE: 
• Possess good interpersonal skills and a willingness to learn new skills 
• Self-motivated with the ability to work on own initiative with minimum supervision and contribute positively to the existing team 
• A flexible, accurate and methodical approach to work 
• Strong numerical and IT skills, including MS Excel and Word