Project Quantity Surveyor

Randstad CPE
£60000 - £70000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
04 Aug 2017
16 Aug 2017
Project Quantity Surveyor Location: Sevenoaks, Kent Contract type: Permanent Start date: August / September 2017 Salary: £60-70k basic (dependant on experience) Randstad CPE contact: David Abbott - Maidstone branch The Company: An established Main Contractor with a turnover in the region of £400m they are now moving in to Kent and Sussex. Projects they manage are varied including Commercial, Industrail, Aviatiion and Retail with project values typically between £10m-£40m The Project: A JCT Design & Build £16m Office Block in Sevenoaks, Kent The Role: As Project Quantity Surveyor you will be the lead QS reporting to a visiting Commercial Manager whilst managing an Assistant QS. Your role will include but not be limited to: Manage commercial resources to maximise margin through the placement of subcontractor contracts. Control subcontract packages from enquiry through to final account. Package management and change control. Regularly review with the team contractual risks and implement strategies to mitigate risk. Assessment of variations and valuations of subcontractor accounts. Authorise placement of contracts, materials and plant orders. Maximise cash flow through the control, measurement (including quantity), negotiation, invoicing and payment of the supply chain. About You You will have gained circa 5 years experience, ideally working for a main/principal contractor. Have a solid level of education including a minimum of HND qualification (Quantity Surveying or Construction Management is desirable). The ability to work seamlessly with clients and the supply chain. Be able to control subcontract packages from enquiry through to final account. Strong IT literacy in Microsoft Office packages. Strong organisational skills with proven time management skills. What you will get in return: Basic Salary up to £70k (d.o.e) Bonus £6k Car Allowance or choose from an extensive company car list Pension Good work life balance Internal progression and training available What to do next: If you feel this role meets your expectations please click apply and upload your latest cv. If you are seeking a new role in the future please feel free to contact Randstad CPE's Maidstone branch for a confidential discussion where we can provide advice, assistance with training and update you on our latest vacancies. Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application. Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK. For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business. This job was originally posted as