/ Job ID [9886454]

Quantity Surveyor

Posted 9 days ago

  • Leeds, West Yorkshire, Yorkshire and Humberside
  • Permanent
  • £26,000.00 to £35,000.00 / Per Annum
  • External
  • Expires In 19 days
On behalf of our client a successful telecoms company working on multi-million pound, nationwide projects we are looking for an Quantity Surveyor to work out of their office in Leeds.
This is a full time, permanent role - salary negotiable dependent on experience. Our client are a fantastic company offering career development opportunities and a positive working environment.
Information about the specifics of the role and projects you will be working on will be given at interview stage.
Specific responsibilities / tasks include:
Contributes to Bid activities, building pricing models for Target Cost and Fixed Price contracts, preparing tender returns and contract documents, including bills of quantities for all work streams
Assists Contract Managers and Senior Management to operate, maintain and report on financial matters relative to specific contracts
Manages sub-contractor approvals, allocates work to sub-contractors, produces sub-contractor payments and reports and maintains accurate records
Commercial management of projects, including cash flow forecasting and monitoring progress
Completes regular cost / value reconciliations (CVRs), analysing outcomes, effectively tracking variations and reporting on profitability
Attends weekly/monthly management meetings with clients in order to reduce outstanding balances and improve company cash flow position
Deals with payment discrepancies and outstanding balances on review of Statement of Accounts on a weekly basis for all work streams
Analyses and responds to commercial risks throughout the project cycle
Issues early warnings/claims/compensation events weekly to clients and negotiates settlements
Provides administration support to the existing commercial team, including entering relevant data into software systems and managing filing systemsKnowledge/Skills /Experience and Personal Attributes
Minimum of 2 years experience as a Quantity Surveyor
A degree/qualification in Quantity Surveying would be advantageous but not a necessity
Excellent attention to detail problem solving, reading reports and accurately compiling relevant data from them.
Excellent knowledge of excel spread sheet systems
Excellent communication and presentation skills especially when dealing with Clients & Directors
Strong numerical and financial management skills
Articulate and client facing
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