quantity surveyor in smethwick

posted
20 October 2017
contact
james higgins, randstad cpe
job type
permanent
salary
£ 32,000 per year, Car, Pension, Healthcare, Negotiable
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posted
location
smethwick, west midlands
specialism
construction & property
sub specialism
M&E
job type
permanent
salary
£ 32,000 per year, Car, Pension, Healthcare, Negotiable
reference number
Smethwick
contact
james higgins, randstad cpe
apply now

job description

The role:

To provide efficient, profitable and accurate quantity surveying of financial issues of all delegated contracts from order stage through to and including final account. To conduct themselves in a manner to promote a positive image of the company with a view to securing future enquiries and orders.

Duties:



* To liaise with and communicate fully with the Senior Quantity Surveyors/Commercial Manager at all times on all financial aspects of delegated projects
* To operate in a confidential and professional manner


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To comply in all regards with the Company's Objectives and Mission Statement in relation to Commercial, Quality Assurance, Procedures and Systems - currently being updated and developed, and will be implemented following the necessary consultation


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To actively promote a Health and Safety culture within our business, and ensure implementation of the Company's Health and Safety Policy


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To be responsible for the formulation and timely submission of interim applications for payment, taking due regard to the costs expended to date and any imminent deliveries of material and wherever required agreeing the application with the Contractor/Client representative


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To be responsible for identifying contract variations, to provide accurate costing and agreement of costs of all variations with the Contractor/Clients representatives prior to the works being carried out


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To monitor correspondence and dialogue during the contractual period and correspond in a manner to strengthen or mitigate our contractual and commercial position


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To familiarise themselves with the payee's financial procedures to ensure payment dates and certificated values are obtained in advance of the due date and that the payment is received on time. Also assisting our Accounts Department in allocation of remittances/payments received as and when required


* To ensure final accounts for all contracts are agreed and paid in full in a timely manner to the benefit of the organisation
* To provide all necessary information including but not limited to CVR, WIP, Retention and Debt reporting to facilitate the Commercial Manager in completing the monthly management reports for presentation to the MD and submission to Division in line with agreed timetable parameters
* To report any potential commercial risks immediately to the Commercial Manger
* To endeavour to be commercial at all times and seek potential opportunities where profit enhancement may be possible
* To be responsible for procuring materials in consultation with the Operational Delivery Team at rates most favourable to the organisation when the procurement or bid team have not already negotiated a competitive rate

In return, the client will offer a competitive package commensurate with the position and experience.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.

qualification

- IT literacy including Word, Excel, PowerPoint & Email Verbal & Written communication skills - Basic Health & Safety Skills - Intermediate Numeracy Analytical - Negotiation skills