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Senior Quantity Surveyor PQS

Senior Quantity Surveyor PQS

  • Location

    Nationwide

  • Sector:

    Construction

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    200-900 Per Day

  • Contact:

    Tom Daly

  • Contact email:

    tdaly@lerecruitment.com

  • Contact phone:

    0161 976 3540

  • Job ref:

    REF-PQS

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-06-09

Senior Quantity Surveyor (PQS) – Freelance - £Neg Day Rate



Day Rate is negotiable depending upon experience, the contract will be 5 days per week and is due to run until September, with further work promised for the right candidate.



About the Company:





My client was established in 1975 and are a nationwide consultancy practice, they have 4 offices across the UK and an excellent reputation in the industry.





About the Projects:





Projects will be D&B office fit outs, a mix of Cat A & Cat B and range in value from £300,000 - £4,000,000. All projects will involve negotiations, costs, variations and will involve JCT and FIDIC.



Purpose of Role – Senior Quantity Surveyor (PQS):






  • Compile and negotiate tenders.

  • Review commercial processes to ensure that they stay relevant and make recommendations for necessary changes.

  • Ensure maximum recovery of all contractual agreements.

  • Compile framework agreements.

  • Implement commercial process to ensure contractual entitlements are realised.

  • Support the operational team in daily commercial and contractual disputes.

  • Ensuring proper contractual administration of contract/project assigned, including value & cost control and maintenance of contemporaneous records.

  • Accurately value works undertaken and where necessary provide records to substantiate cost to allow prompt issue of application for payment in line with contractual timescales.

  • Ensure that change control process is managed effectively including production of early warnings/variations maximising entitlement.

  • Preparation of final accounts in relation to projects/contracts assigned, working with operational teams to confirm understanding of financial position, proactively instilling commercial awareness throughout the wider company.

  • Managing sub-contractor accounts including negotiating subcontract terms and raising sub-contractor orders.

  • Compensation event management – entitlement, valuations and submission.

  • Procurement support





Candidate Requirements – Senior Quantity Surveyor (PQS):





The ideal Senior Quantity Surveyor MUST hold a Quantity Surveying Degree and have experience in D&B contracts, CAT A & CAT B projects, you must have worked on projects up to £5,000,000. The Senior Quantity Surveyor will have a minimum of 7 years’ experience as a Quantity Surveyor and have contactable references. You will need to have an excellent understanding of managing budgets for large projects and have extensive client relationship management abilities.



Desirable – Senior Quantity Surveyor (PQS):





The ideal candidate will be RICS qualified and have experience in negotiated, open, framework, single stage, second stage and public procurement tenders.



Company Benefits:





My client is open to receive applications from Senior Quantity Surveyors (PQS) on a nationwide basis as they are happy for the PQS to operate 100% remotely if it suits.



LEAN Engineering Recruitment Ltd are acting as a 3rd party on behalf of our client. All applications will be held on our database for current and future positions.



We will endeavour to get back to all applicants but if you have not heard from LER within 10 working days then your application has been unsuccessful but please feel free to contact us for an update.