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Quantity Surveyor

  • Job reference: 913746
  • Location: Inverness, Highlands
  • Salary: GBP32000 - GBP38000 per annum + Car/allowance, Pension
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Civil, Construction & Infrastructure
  • Date posted: 01/05/2017

Role summary:
The Quantity Surveyor will be responsible for managing all costs related to contracts. The successful candidate will look at ways to minimise the cost of a contract and achieve maximum value for money, whilst achieving the required standard.

Duties and Responsibilities:
To be responsible for accurate and timely invoicing our contractual entitlement. Ensuring work in progress is kept to a minimum
To calculate and monitor labour targets.
To value work on an ongoing basis.
To assist in pricing additional works.
To calculate monthly valuations and agree with client's representative invoice values.
To raise invoices and assist credit control if any delays in payment occur.
To provide information for work in progress and reserves on a monthly basis to provide accurate trading.
Prepare tender and contract documents
Undertaking cost analysis
Valuing completed works and arranging payments within the specified timeframe.
Performing risk and value management and cost control
Preparing contractual claims
Analysing and reporting on outcomes
Adhere to all Health and Safety procedures

Skills and Experience:
Degree in Quantity Surveying
Strong knowledge of contractual requirements
Ability to collect all possible revenues from contracts within the specified timeframe
Ability to analyse previous tenders and outcomes
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; flexible; self sufficient
Full clean driving licence
Ability to represent the company in a professional manner at all times

If you are interested in this role please contact brian.paxton@orioneng.com

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