Quantity Surveyor
Industrial Roofing

Quantity Surveyor - Construction

Ref: 10362| Posted: 26th May 2021

Brief Overview

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Quantity Surveyor to join a fantastic construction company based in Barking.


£45k to £50k

About our Client

Our client specialises in construction projects across the London & South East. They have a great reputation within the sector and are now looking to add an experienced QS to their team.

About the Role

Preparing and agreeing valuations with clients and ensuring payments are received in  accordance with subcontract agreements.

Preparing accurate take off of material quantities from drawings building up Bills of Quants, measures & re-measures.

Follow procedures to ensure proper allocation of job cost.

Pricing of contract variations.

Preparing subcontractor payment certificates, calculation and allocation of subcontractor payments and updating spreadsheets accordingly.

Assist in the control of supply chain ensuring full visibility of liabilities.

Issue of subcontract enquiries, comparison of quotes, undertake negotiations and placing of comprehensive orders.

Contribute to the formulation of monthly financial reports.

Negotiation and agreement of final accounts with main contractor QS.

Cash flow forecasting across all contracts to project company turnover.

Liaising with estimating, design, purchasing and contracts teams to ensure any changes and potential cost overspends are identified as soon as practicable, ensuring costs are recovered and future overspends avoided wherever possible.

Working with the Commercial manager to provide cost control and reporting on individual contracts, as well as overview and cost management of all contracts

General administration duties as required.


About the Candidate           

Confident personality with the ability to communicate across all disciplines and at all levels within the organisation.

Previous experience of working for a specialist sub-contractor essential.

Pro-active, flexible approach with an ability to work to deadlines.

Ideally, come from a Main Contracting or Roofing background

Points of Appeal 

Great company to work for
Progression within the company
Interesting projects