Quantity Surveyor - Telco & Utilities - Newcastle

Quantity Surveyor - Telco & Utilities - Newcastle

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    Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear

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    £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum

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    Ben Weston

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    5 months ago

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We are recruiting for a large utilities company who are looking for a QS to lead in delivering project commercial transactions, commercial reporting and cash flow management on allocated projects. This is a role that needs a candidate to quickly move, with a start date aiming for 4th January.

Quantity Surveyor - Telco & Utilities
Salary: Up to £55k + Pension + Bonus + Holiday + UK Vehicle + Phone + Laptop + Expenses covered
Location: Newcastle or West London

Key Responsibilities:
*Taking off quantities from plans / drawings / specifications for tenders to build up cost estimates
*Preparation of Bill of Quantities
*Preparation of Sub-Contractor / Supplier packages
*Communicating with clients, colleagues, suppliers and sub-contractors to determine the financial needs of completing a project
*Work with the client on all changes in scope, questions or clarifications regarding the work, during the bidding process
*Managing the handover of projects from pre-construction to construction team, and managing the commercial function through to final account and retention release
*Working with the planning team to ensure adequate project planning for the delivery team
*Developing and agreeing with the finance team the project cash flow based on the project plan, and managing same
*Conducting pre-start meetings with supply chain, preparation and issue of Contracts for sub-contractors.
*Managing the Contracts in line with specific conditions (NEC / Bespoke / JCT etc.)
*Taking responsibility for change management on the contracts
*Overseeing project re-measurement including the capture and evaluation of project variations
*Managing the Application for Payment process in line with cash flow plan and contract conditions
*Supporting the Commercial Manager in compiling claims / significant variations and progressing these to resolution.
*Compiling the final account on projects and negotiating these to agreement, with support from the Commercial Manager
*Preparation and reporting of CVR reports in accordance with the company management report timetable