Senior Quantity Surveyor

Senior Quantity Surveyor

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    London, England

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    £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum

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    Sam Smith

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    4 months ago

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We are looking for a Commercial Manager / Senior Quantity Surveyor to join an established Telecommunications specialist based in Central London. Due to the continued growth of projects within the Construction / Mechanical & Electrical markets a new position has opened up for someone to take commercial control of projects roughly valuing £10m per annum. You will be spearheading the development of a new division to allow the company to profitably grow to the next level.

The successful candidate would have a background in commercial management in one of the following industries: Telecoms, Electrical, Structured Cabling, Mechanical, Construction, Fit Out. You will act as the initial / sole QS within the team of project managers with the opportunity to grow a team around you in the future. You will have a proven track record of project delivery and site experience, with a desire to join an exciting and rapidly growing group that now wishes to offer construction management services to its clients. Projects will largely be fit out up to the value of circa £5million.

Senior Quantity Surveyor / Commercial Manager
Salary: Up to £65,000 + Benefits
Location: London

*Leading bid submissions and fee proposals for professional services
*Presenting / pitching to Clients for new work
*Stakeholder engagement
*Carrying out feasibility studies
*Preparing plans, contracts, budgets, bills of quantities and other documentation
*Leading client, design and contractor meetings
*Value Engineering
*Undertake contractor / supplier valuations
*Prepare and issue payment certificates
*Manage change control & negotiate variations
*Assist clients with internal financial reporting including cash flow forecasts
*Promptly review and recommend for Client's approval Contractor Final Accounts
*Prepare Certificates of Practical Completion / Prepare Certificates of Making Good Defects / Prepare Final Certificates
*Main Contract and Subcontract procurement advice and tender strategy
*Undertake operational review of contract terms & conditions, with commentary advice
*Liaise with insurance advisers and advise on construction related insurances
*Liaise with legal counsels for negotiating amendments etc.
*Cost management of subcontractor / trade package accounts
*Sub-contract documentation review & preparation of engrossments
*Cost Engineering as required

If you are interested and would like further details please forward an up to date CV.