Quantity Surveyor
New Build
North West

Intermediate Quantity Surveyor

Ref: 9731| Posted: 21st Jul 2020

Brief Overview

This is a fantastic opportunity for an Intermediate Quantity Surveyor to join a well established industrial roofing and cladding specialist sub-contractor in the North West


£30k to £45k

About our Client

My client is a very well established industrial roofing and cladding sub-contractor based in the North West. They specialise in large envelope projects across the UK which could be public, commercial, retail or residential buildings.

About the Role

  • Under take costs analysis for repair and maintenance project work
  • Involved in assisting in establishing a client’s requirements and undertaking feasibility studies.
  • Perform risk and value management and cost control.
  • Identifying , analysis and developing responses to commercial risks
  • Advising on procurement strategy
  • Allocating work to subcontractors
  • Providing advice on contractual claims
  • Analyse outcomes and write detailed progress reports
  • Valuate completed work and arrange payment
  • Maintain an awareness of the different building contracts in current use
  •  The post holder will also undertake any other duties as required.
  • Preparing and reviewing subcontract tenders (finding the most suitable subcontractors for particular sections of work)
  • Managing the subcontractor’s work throughout
  • Reporting on the financial progress of the project, generating valuations for the work done to date
  • Overseeing the payment of the subcontractors.
  • Attend projects as and when required

About the Candidate

  • Previous experience in Industrial roofing and cladding
  • Flexible self-starter with the ability to prioritise
  • Organised and methodological with a keen eye for detail
  • IT skills e.g. proficient with Microsoft software
  • Maths skills / numerically minded
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure
  • Must be degree qualified

Points of Appeal 

  • Freedom within the role with a route to higher management
  • Interesting Projects
  • A company with a full order book