Employers Agent - Newmark

  • Location

    Runcorn, Cheshire

  • Sector:

    Building, Construction and Infrastructure

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  • Salary:

    £30000 - £40000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Paul Stroud

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

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Accountable To: Managing Director

Main Purpose: To provide a cost management and contract administration service to the Group's developments, primarily but not exclusively in the Student Accommodation sector.

Main Responsibilities:

  • To monitor and mitigate construction risk throughout the construction life cycle.
  • Reporting to the Client and internal stakeholders on all applications for payment, invoices and other documents submitted.
  • Issuing certificates for interim payments to contractors in accordance with contract requirements.
  • To value and report separately, on variations as instructed by the Client.
  • To provide fund monitors and technical representatives with all necessary information, and in particular provide all valuations and certification with associated back up for their information.
  • To advise on the construction cost implications of any instruction and other matters as requested by the Client.
  • To prepare, negotiate, and issue final accounts and final statements.
  • To agree and deliver snagging methodology with the contractors and interested parties and manage the completion and handover process.

Knowledge, skills and experience required:

  • Good understanding of contract law
  • Excellent computer knowledge Word & Excel
  • Good knowledge of construction principles