Overview

Job Title: Project Quantity Surveyor

Location: London

Salary: £50,000-£55,000+package

Start: ASAP

The Company

I am currently recruiting for London’s leading mixed-use developer. My client is committed to delivering high quality residences and boasts a portfolio of prestigious addresses. They are looking for a Project Quantity Surveyor to join their commercial team on high-rise tower project.

The Role

Typical duties required:

  • Assist estimator in preparation of a Commencement Budget and to advise on known and perceived risk factors to the project.
  • Liaison with the technical team and consultants so as to provide continuous value engineering of design concepts and proposals
  • Monitoring changes so as to continuously identify the status of costs.
  • Reviewing and ensuring cost control procedures are implemented and adhered to by the project team.
  • To establish subcontract sources early in the programme so that they can contribute to the design in terms of value engineering.
  • Ensure procurement of all subcontract elements of the development are completed in accordance with the company requirements, H&S and sustainability objectives.
  • Liaise with the Material Buyers to enable them to prepare detailed schedules of directly purchased materials in liaison with the development team.
  • Develop robust and inclusive definitions of the scope of the works in conjunction with the project team.
  • Maintain cost reporting systems in line with Company procedures.
  • Manage Subcontract packages.
  • Monthly Subcontract payments.
  • Complete Subcontract Final Account promptly at the earliest opportunity.
  • Deal with Subcontractor disputes swiftly and diligently.
  • To ensure the health and safety and insurance status of contractors is up to date.

The requirements

  • Fit out and façade project experience
  • Package management experience
  • Motivated with a positive ‘can do’ attitude
  • Good organisational skills
  • Professional approach and high level of discretion.
  • Team player, willing to learn and get involved with a wide range of tasks, including support role to other members of the team
  • Ability to work on own initiative and generate solutions.
  • Highly IT literate, including advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel

The Benefits

  • Basic Salary: £50k – £55k.
  • Pension
  • Health Care
  • Travel allowance
  • Potential for discretionary performance related bonus after first 12 months.

To apply or for further information please contact Kathleen Lyons – 01489 774010 –

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