Quantity Surveyor

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Location: Dartford, Kent, Sussex,
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Company Car & Other Benefits
Job Type: Permanent
Date Posted: 14 March 2019
Recruiter: Resourcing Solutions

A fantastic opportunity has arisen as a result of our client's continued growth in the Telecoms sector, for a Quantity Surveyor to support an existing framework with one of their key and long-established clients. This position will be predominantly working in their South Eastern area based in Dartford with visits to offices in Gillingham, Kent and Eastleigh, Hampshire. It is essential the candidate has a good understanding and working knowledge/application of the Telecom sector or other utility and has experience of working in a high volume transactional environment. 

To plan, control and ensure effective administration of the commercial and financial aspects of all the projects under the framework and to maintain compliance with the conditions of contract and company policies. Working in a team reporting directly to a Commercial Manager. 

Work closely with the Project Delivery Teams to ensure compliance with the Conditions of Contract, maintain the administration of the contract and ensure it is carried out in a correct and timely manner. 
Ensure the correct contractual procedures are operated for all projects, maintain compliance with the company policies and procedures and through audit demonstrate compliance within the delegation of authority guidelines. 
Maintenance of the change Control process and financial risk management at Project level. 
Ensure financial information is available for audits and KPI reporting. 
Track and report cash flow and monitor and action ageing profiles. 
Review Cost and Value Reports and margin analysis for projects on a monthly basis and summarise for Directors and financial reporting. 
Review the project applications and out-turn forecasts on a regular basis with regard to monitoring actual performance against budget and provide updates and action plans. 
Monitor and report ledger trends and review potential lean efficiencies and implement improvements. 
Regularly review the approved supply chain and ensure best value, including negotiation and award of subcontracts using the appropriate suite of orders. 
Final account the works and subcontract accounts. 
Work with internal departments to further develop any system improvements, integration and reporting tools. 
Regularly liaise with key stakeholders. 

Ideally, HNC or Degree qualified in Quantity Surveying or similar discipline and working towards a chartered membership. 

Demonstrate a working knowledge at the appropriate level within a contracting organisation 
Good communications skills, able to communicate confidently with the client and the team. 
Ability to work to tight deadlines. 
Ability to manage/prioritise workloads. 
Ability to adapt and challenge. 
Ability to appropriately delegate tasks to the team. 

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