Quantity Surveyor

Posted 12 June 2024
Salary £350 - 375 per day
Job type Contract - Full Time
Job duration6 Months
Discipline Highways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameHarvey Barlow

Job description

We are seeking an experienced Quantity Surveyor to join our esteemed client on a contract basis, focusing on National Highways projects across the South East region. The successful candidate will play a crucial role in managing costs and ensuring the financial success of highway projects, from initial estimates through to project completion.

Key Responsibilities:
·Prepare, negotiate, and analyze costs for tenders and contracts
·Manage all aspects of the contractual and financial side of construction projects
·Monitor and control project budgets, identifying potential cost savings and efficiencies
·Provide accurate financial reporting and forecasting
·Ensure compliance with all contractual obligations and relevant legislation
·Collaborate closely with project managers, engineers, and other stakeholders
·Conduct regular site visits to monitor progress and ensure adherence to project specifications
·Handle variations, claims, and dispute resolutions

·Proven experience as a Quantity Surveyor on National Highways projects
·Strong knowledge of highway construction and maintenance
·Excellent understanding of contract law, procurement processes, and cost control
·Proficiency in relevant software and tools (e.g., MS Excel, cost management software)
·Exceptional analytical and numerical skills
·Strong communication and negotiation abilities
·Ability to work independently and manage multiple projects simultaneously
·Relevant degree or professional qualification (e.g., RICS, CIOB)
For more information please click APPLY NOW or call Harvey Barlow on 02393 876 087.
If you feel that you are right for this role technically, but the rate, location or seniority does not suit you specifically then please still feel free to send us your CV. We constantly recruit for roles very similar to this one at all levels UK Wide. We are always keen to chat with you discreetly about your employment situation.
Even if you are happy in your current role for now, we always welcome calls from Highways, Infrastructure & Transportation professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Our specialist team has a combined 100+ years' experience in this market. Please call Harvey Barlow at Carrington West on 02393 876087 for more information.
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