Quantity Surveyor

Posted 08 July 2022
Salary £40 - 45 per hour
Job type Contract - Full Time
Job duration6 Months
DisciplineHighways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameMegan Knight

Job description

Quantity Surveyor
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Highways Quantity Surveyor to join a local authority on a long-term contract basis. Our client is based in South Yorkshire.
As the successful candidate, you will join a large and busy team, and will be required to have an in-depth knowledge of highway maintenance contracts and in particular the NEC Suite of Contracts.
You will be working with a highways and transportation service that is responsible for delivery of a large number of local road improvement schemes, transportation infrastructure projects and related civil engineering schemes/projects. Current value of the forward programme for the next two years is around £80 million. A quantity surveyor is required to oversee effective cost management, specification compliance systems and procedures ensuring targets are met for both budget and contractual requirements.
Main Duties are:
·Managing works on day to day, including making and requesting payments
·Chasing & agreeing final accounts from subcontractors and agreeing the same with client
·Supporting with month end and cost value reconciliation.
·Running a large programme of works, demonstrating sound organisational skills.
We are looking for someone with NEC option B and NEC option C experience. Any CEMAR experience would be desirable but is not essential.
What to do now:

If you are interested in this role and fit the criteria above, please send us your application today.
For a full description and further information on the role, please call Megan Knight at Carrington West on 02393 876082.

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.

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