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Quantity Surveyor

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Job Description

Freelance Quantity Surveyor required to work on a Highways Maintenance contract in West Yorkshire.

Successful candidate will be working to the direction of the Managing Quantity Surveyor to successfully deliver the schemes and provide commercial support in the function of other revenue streams under the contract as required. Provide support and advice to Commercial Assistants, liaise and maintain close and good lines of communication with other members of the commercial team and business, to meet requirements and objectives.

Duties and responsibilities

* Preparation of target prices for schemes using contract schedule of rates at feasibility and during/on completion of detailed design stage.
* Subcontract Procurement: Responsibility for the preparation of subcontract enquiries / invitation to tender documentation including compilation of contract documents. Obtain subcontract quotations and prepare tender comparisons. Prepare and issue subcontract orders.
* Subcontract Management: Monitor and verify subcontract expenditure including the administration of subcontract payments, implementation of subcontract change control including issuing Subcontractor Instructions and evaluation of subcontract compensation events.
* Reconcile subcontract accounts and negotiate / agree subcontract final accounts on a periodic basis.
* Ensure the cost of schemes are fully captured and check accuracy of cost capture information within costing systems. Liaising with IDT Managers to ensure correct Labour, Plant and Material records are maintained to ensure the above is achieved.



Qualifications, Skills and Experiences

* Educated to degree standard
* Civil Engineering qualification
* IT Literate
* Highways Maintenance experience
* Commercial awareness
* Organisational Skills
* Motivated & Hard Working
* Team Player
* Good communicator
* Trustworthy
* Open & honest
* NEC experience

Required Skills

Highways, NEC, Quantity Surveyor, Commercial.

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