Sector: Building

Location: Durham

Job Reference: EH83065

We are recruiting for a Quantity Surveyor to work for an established sub-contractor on commercial building projects.

They are a regional sub-contractor with a well-established history of work with a number of well know, major building contractors across the UK. 

Negotiate subcontract and warranty agreements and flag up any particular risks to the project team.
Manage secondary subcontract accounts including procurement, interim payments and negotiating final account.
Maximise cash flow through timely valuations of work and ensuring certifications and payment received on time.
Ensure written variation instructions received.
Price variations, including structural steelwork Add & Omit measures.
Prepare and submit fully substantiated claims for extensions of time and additional costs where appropriate.
Negotiate final account agreements.
Produce monthly project Financial Forecast (Profit & Loss).
Visit sites to meet with Main Contractor team and gain knowledge of the project.

Experience Required
Good knowledge and understanding of structural steelwork, including fabrication and erection.
Good understanding and experience of dealing with subcontracts, particularly JCT and NEC.
Excellent numeracy.
Highly competent in MS Office skills, particularly excel and word.
Precise attention to detail and strong communication and negotiation skills.
Good organisation and time management skills.
Driving licence.

Salary dependant on experience.

This is a permanent position and Corepeople Recruitment Limited will be acting as an employment agency for permanent recruitment on behalf of our client.

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