Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Due to expansion my client is looking to develop and strengthen their Contracting Team further with the recruitment of an additional Quantity Surveyor.. As the successful candidate you will cover projects primarily in the South including London and the South West of England. Working alongside a Contracts Manager you will take full financial and contractual control on all projects post order.
The role includes:
Financial Control of Contracts
Pro-active Member of Contracts Department Team
Maintain Reporting Procedures, including:- Monthly Reporting, Debtors List
Develop Client relationships, Develop Supply Chain Relationships
Develop and assist in assistant surveying training
Assists Sales Team in Procurement
Liaison with Estimating, Accounts, Purchasing and Customer Care
Attend Internal Surveying and debtor review Meetings
Oversee Project Commercial matters, identify opportunity
Time management and maximization of people resources
Resolve Payment disputes / claims – Client, Main Contractor and Sub Contractors
Negotiate with Clients
Final Account Resolution
Provide Value Management advice
Ensure monthly WIPS figures are accurate and on time
Manage Contractual Correspondence
Identify Claim Situations
Ensure contractual Obligations are complied with
Actively ensure compliance with Site Operations Plan and procedures
Review and manage procurement handover with internal project team
Responsible for Administration of Contract Documents
Monitor Subcontract Retentions
Skills and Experience:
Commercial / Financial Acumen
Must hold a relevant construction based qualification and have proven experience within the UK commercial office and data centre markets
Access Flooring projects experience
Quantity Surveyor – Hertfordshire
JAM Recruitment Ltd
Role: Senior Infrastructure Engineer Location: Nottingham Salary: Highly Competitive Type: Permanent The Background The Client is a specialist Civil and Structural Engineering consultancy who deliver a range of Commercial and Infrastructure projects to their client base. Due to an increased workload they are looking to recruit a Senior Civil Engineer with detailed drainage and Microdrainage experience to join their existing team. The Role Reporting into the Associate Director, as a Senior Civil Engineer you will be responsible for the technical and financial control of civil engineering aspects of projects. In this role you will undertake detailed drainage designs for projects ranging in size from residential houses to mixed purpose buildings, drainage strategy, implementing SUDS, storm &; foul water attenuation design and road design. This role will involve a lot of interaction with other members of the team as well as clients so excellent communication skills are essential as you will be responsible for developing client relationships and winning repeat business. You… To be a successful Senior Civil Engineer you will have previous experience as a Civil Engineer in a consultancy environment undertaking tasks such as drainage design, road design and flood risk assessments. You will have the ability to use specialist design software such as Microdrainage and Windes. Your experience will be backed up by a degree in a relevant engineering subject and ideally either hold Chartered status to an organization such as ICE or be at a level to work towards Chartered. View our latest jobs today on our website and follow us on Facebook, Twitter & LinkedIn JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment business with regards to this position
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
POST TITLE: Assistant / Graduate Quantity Surveyor RESPONSIBLE TO: Partners of the Practice Responsible for: Financial control of Building and Civil Engineering contracts and production of tender documentation. Overall Job Purpose
To provide an efficient and effective construction financial management service the practice’s clients. Key Tasks and Responsibilities 1. Provision of financial expertise in the delivery of the practice’s service to its clients. 2. To produce estimates for construction schemes under the supervision of a Partner, Associate or Senior Surveyor. 3. To produce tender documents for construction schemes under the supervision of a Partner, Associate or Senior Surveyor. 4. To prepare valuations, financial statements and produce and agree final accounts with contractors for construction works under the supervision of a Partner, Associate or Senior Surveyor. 5. To undertake all works in accordance with the firms QA procedures. 6. To utilise and develop the firms computerised systems. 7. To advise the Partner, Associate or Senior Surveyor of disputes with contractors as and when they arise. 8. To work in a team in undertaking the Practice’s business. 9. Undertake liaison with other members of the construction team as and when required to efficiently undertake the Practice’s work. 10. To comply with existing and future legislation relating to the work being undertaken. 11. To comply with the firms Health & Safety Policy. 12. To represent and promote the Practice at meetings when called upon to do so. 13. To represent and promote the Practice at all times. Personal Requirements 1. Type of Experience: Up to five years post qualification experience. Specific knowledge and experience of SMM7 along with working knowledge of JCT and other forms of contract, previous PQS experience, working with Government, or Local Authority funded bodies are desirable. 2. Qualifications: Minimum BSc in Quantity Surveying working towards MRICS membership of Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. 3. Contact with People: The post holder will have contact with the practice’s clients and other members of the construction team. 4. Accountability: Responsible for the financial control of significant/substantial budgets working under the supervision of the Partner in charge of the scheme or an appointed Associate or senior surveyor. 5. Managerial and Supervisory Responsibility: May at times be required to supervise junior surveyors. 6. Special Attributes: The post holder will be a team player capable of working to deadlines. With a flexible approach to financial management. 7. Physical Requirements: The post holder will be physically and mentally able to undertake the full remit of the responsibilities of the post. 8. Other Factors: A full UK driving licence is desirable
Barratt Developments Plc
Coalville, Coalville, Leicestershire LE67, UK
The brightest design minds. Keep us one step ahead . Keen to create the homes of the future? At Barratt Developments we’re driving sustainability and innovation that reduce our homes’ reliance on natural resources and their impact on the environment, both during construction and in operation. Plus, the sheer variety of our sites and the scale of our operations mean your professional challenges will come in all shapes and sizes. With most people coming from an architectural or engineering background, they’re combining current construction regulation knowledge and imagination to help innovate, transform and delight our customers’ lives.
Producing, reviewing and revising working and planning drawings together with investigating technical problems to provide economical solutions whilst supporting colleagues across the country with a wide variety of enquiries relating to standard and non-standard house designs. You will also have exposure to external regulatory bodies and suppliers. With experience in a similar role you will be a great communicator, that is highly organised with the customer at the forefront of your mind.
We invest in our people – giving them the support they need to deliver exceptional service and quality. It’s one of the reasons we’re recognised as one of the nation’s top housebuilders. It’s part of who we are. So you can expect career development, along with a great flexible rewards package that you can tailor to your needs. Keep us one step ahead – Move your career forward. Job Requirements:
Summary of the role
Production and maintenance of standard Group House type Working Drawings and Standard Details from Design sketch drawings. Collating Technical Specifications, liaising with Group Suppliers and supporting Operational Divisions.
Produce Working and Detailed drawings of new House types using AutoCad. Autodesk Revit experience would be beneficial although full training will be provided.
Work to be a genuine interpretation of the designs, to be technically accurate, clear, in full accordance with all technical regulations and to a programme.
Assist with updating and revising existing House type working drawing portfolio as required.
Liaise and provide back up to Divisions providing them with information and dealing with any queries that arise from the office and/or sites.
Assist in preparation of Company brochures and presentations.
Critique Divisions non-standard designs.
Encourage feedback on House types from Divisions.
Check and monitor 3rd Party information relating to House types.
Communicate with and visit Divisions both at offices and on sites.
Communicate with all Regulatory bodies as required.
The ability to liase with NHBC and obtain national house type approval certification for group house types.
Skills / Attributes Required
Good organisation and personal management skills.
A good Technical knowledge of current Regulations and associated legislation.
Excellent presentation skills.
An eloquent communicator interfacing with Divisional teams, sites and regulatory bodies.
Be aware of costs and be customer focused.
Work well in a busy team.
What About the Benefits Package?
Competitive base salary
Company Bonus Scheme
25 days holiday
Money Purchase Pension Scheme
Life assurance cover
Choice of Flexible Benefits