Project Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Project Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Preston, Lancashire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 444654_1530784820
Contact Name: Adam Wright
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 05, 2018 11:00

Job Description

A top tier contractor has an opportunity for a Project Quantity Surveyor to join their very successful Multidisciplinary division.
Due to continuous growth and success, following completion of both frameworks and one-off projects for several local authorities and private clients.
Works include: Highways/Roads, Water and Rail

Key Responsibilities:

Commercial & Contractual -

  • Measurement and valuation of works, on site and from drawings, for Valuations, Variations & Final Accounts by preparing detailed, accurate and orderly measurements in accordance with relevant measurement standards.
  • Agreement of valuation dates and preparing, submitting and agreement of interim valuations in accordance with those dates.
  • Measurement and valuation of subcontractors work for payment and Final Account purposes by agreement of subcontract valuations and completion of regular and timely payment certificates.
  • Recognising and advising Site Manager on delays, extensions of time and loss and/or expense and ensuring relevant notices are issued.
  • Preparation of claim documentation & information for submission to Clients/ Consultants within required timescales.
  • Satisfying Client deadlines for estimates and quotations whilst applying principles of profit maximisation and protecting Companies interests.
  • Preparation of tender enquiry documents for the procurement of subcontractors and selection, preparation and issue of subcontract documents.
  • Providing detailed record and valuation of work executed with application of principles of cash maximisation and issuing of draft invoices to Sales Ledger Department and advising of agreed valuations dates.

Experience and Qualifications:

  • HNC, HND or Degree educated in Quantity Surveying (or related discipline).
  • Have strong experience using the NEC suite of contracts, and measuring work in accordance with applicable Methods of Measurement;
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A pro-active approach to achieving pre-determined deadlines for monthly reporting on all commercial aspects associated with the project;

Why Apply?

  • Opportunity to work for a UK leading contractor, who are leading across a variety of different sectors.
  • Opportunity to join a cohesive and progressive team.
  • Very competitive salary and package