Sector: Civil Engineering

Location: Lancashire

Job Reference: LY79426

An established regional civil engineering contractor are looking to recruit a Quantity Surveyor to manage projects across the North West, West Yorkshire and surrounding areas.

The company operates mainly as principal contractor across Yorkshire and the North West of England where they have a long-standing track record of delivering projects for the Environment Agency and many other clients. They have been operating for over 40 years and are continuing to expand their coverage across the North. They deliver various civil engineering packages as principal contractor covering work such as: flood defence/alleviation schemes, contaminated land, general groundworks and civils works including drainage, highways, reinforced concrete and hard landscaping. Typical project values are up to £15m.

The Role
Assist in the day to day financial management of allocated contracts, including procurement, monitoring and payment of nominated subcontractors. You will join an established team of Quantity Surveyors and report to the Commercial Manager.
Managing monthly cost reports, as well as forecasting cost and value accurately from commencement of a project through to completion of the project on a daily, weekly and monthly basis
Submission of interim and final valuations promptly
Review contract progress and be proactive in addressing issues, including the issuing of relevant notices as required
Review all issues including providing solutions, costs and advice to ensure successful project completion
Ensure cash flow is maintained and provide early forecasting of any short fall
The procurement, placement of orders, payment, monitoring and review of subcontractors
Agreeing final accounts with clients and subcontractors
Experience Required
An experienced Quantity Surveyor who is commercially aware, conversant in the NEC Suite of Contracts; FIDIC, ICC and JCT contracts. 
An excellent team player who is capable of working individually with a demonstrable track record of successful commercial management of civil engineering projects including major earthworks and Balance of Plant for onshore wind farms.

Salary + pension, generous holidays, private healthcare, car allowance or company car.

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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