Quantity Surveyor

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  • Location

    Chorley, Lancashire

  • Sector:

    Building, Construction and Infrastructure

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  • Salary:

    £25000 - £35000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Scarlet Wilson

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

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We're looking for an enthusiastic and experienced Assistant Quantity Surveyor looking for the next move in their career to join our established team and work across our exciting client list.

As a Quantity Surveyor, you will:

* Embrace all company systems and processes, including our market leading in-house work management software, F0CUS.
* Understand and implement the contractual requirements of project documents including the roles and responsibilities of all involved and the notices to required.
* Proactively manage project change through the relevant contractual mechanisms.
* Ensure that all duties are carried out in accordance with standard company health & Safety procedures, work instructions and the Contract Management System.
* Produce and provide accurate forecasts of project costs to completion and final value.
* Manage commercial risk and cashflow on allocated projects.
* Ensure all financial information is managed and current.
* Track budget and tender allowances, commitments and deviations highlighted with appropriate commentary and mitigation.
* Ensure that sub-contractors and supply chain accounts are managed strictly in accordance with their terms and conditions.

In addition, the ideal candidate will:

* Have a degree in Quantity Surveying.
* Working towards membership of a relevant professional body, such as RICS.
* Have excellent numeracy and literacy skills, as well as having advanced Microsoft office skills.
* Have substantial previous experience in quantity surveying within a relevant business environment.
* Have the ability to operate successfully in a commercial environment and have previous experience of managing project commercial performance.
* Have sound working knowledge of construction and contract law.
* Be a good decision maker who copes well under pressure.
* Have excellent presentation skills.
* Be able to communicate effectively upstream and downstream.

Please contact Scarlet Wilson on 01617071516 for more information or forward your CV