Quantity Surveyor – M&E Commercial Projects – Craigavon

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Job ID:

969799

Location:

Craigavon 

Category:

Construction

Salary:

50000 - 60000 per year
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Job Views:

898

Employment Type:

Full time

Posted:

15.10.2015
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Job Description:

 
SURVEYOR RESPONSIBLE TO               SENIOR PROJECTS MANAGER DEPARTMENT                      OPERATIONS
HOURS OF WORK               MONDAY - THURSDAY : 8AM – 5PM FRIDAY : 8AM – 2PM
MORNING TEA BREAK - 15 MINS AND LUNCH BREAK - 30 MINS (40 HOURS)
PURPOSE OF JOB               TO SECURE THE SUCCESSFUL FINANCIAL DELIVERY OF MECHANICAL PROJECTS BY CONTROLLING COSTS, PROGRESSING PAYMENT CLAIMS AND MANAGING VARIATIONS/CHANGES
DUTIES
  • Ensure a safe working environment abiding by all necessary health and safety requirements and legislation
  • Uphold the professional and progressive image of the company at all times
  • Manage relationships with clients, contractors, other construction professionals, suppliers and site staff
  • Maintain financial control of projects including claims for payment; subcontract measures and payments;
  • job costing reviews and final accounts
  • Take a lead role in the commercial activities of the business and provide support/advice in this regard to the Projects Managers
  • Prepare on-time claims for payment following site measurements and work-in-progress reviews
  • Serve as a link with the client and subcontractors
  • Complete and submit project documentation and correspondence within agreed timeframes
  • Liaise regularly with the Projects Team to ensure successful delivery of projects
 
  • Attend project review and progress meetings
  • Prepare financial plans for contracts spanning the commercial, education, healthcare and residential sectors
  • Negotiate and agree rates and accounts for subcontractors
  • Review and approve contracts ahead of signing – highlighting any potential issues, assumptions and caveats
  • Provide support for the Estimating and Procurement functions as required
  • Assist in the identification of potential risks and opportunities on projects
  • Develop and implement robust processes and controls to increase efficiency and improve performance
  • Participate in training and development opportunities provided by the company
 
QUALITY MANAGEMENT
  • Ensure that the company’s ISO 9001 and health and safety accreditations insofar as they relate to
  • Quantity Surveying are managed and maintained
  • Ensure that the company’s quality procedures, standards and specifications are recorded and maintained
  • Ensure that the company’s processes meet required standards in terms of quality and health and safety
  • Promote a culture of continuous improvement
IT
  • Ensure compliance with the company’s IT procedures, standards and specifications
  • Ensure that the use of the Amtech software suite is optimised in the management of projects and that an effective data management process is in place
 
GENERAL
  • Develop and implement robust processes and controls to increase efficiency and improve performance
  • Comply with MSL’s policies and procedures at all times
  • Participate in training and development opportunities provided by the company
  • Ensure a flexible approach to working hours to fulfil the requirements of the post and meet project deadlines
  • Be prepared to travel to and between sites as necessary to fulfil the requirements of the post and meet project deadline.
 
NOTE
This job description is not prescriptive and the post holder may be expected to undertake other duties as appropriate. The post may evolve and the emphasis and nature of the post may change as a result of this.

Job Requirements:

CRITERIA Essential
  • Third level qualification in Quantity Surveying
  • 2+ years’ experience in a mechanical environment
  • Expertise in financial planning and control of mechanical projects
  • Ability to manage multiple contracts from inception to final account stage
  • Strong contractual knowledge of both JCT and NEC Forms of Contract
  • Proven record of delivering on-time quality work within budget and with minimal supervision
  • Sound technical knowledge in relation to construction and bills of quantities to SMM standards
  • Commitment to providing a high quality of service to customers
  • Strong IT skills (including good working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel)
  • Excellent negotiation skills
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills – with a focus on the big picture and long-term relationships
  • Ability to proactively resolve day-to-day operational issues and to effect process improvements
  • Strong organisational skills in terms of work planning and time management
  • Ability to work as a member of a team to meet demanding deadlines
  • Unquestionable professional ethics and integrity
  • Detailed working knowledge of Amtech or equivalent
  • Familiarity with the requirements of ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001
  • Full UK driving licence
 
Desirable
  • Chartered member of RICS or equivalent
  • Practical experience of Measured Term, Term Service and response maintenance contracts
  • Demonstrable experience in the use of the PSA Schedule of Rates
 
Company Info
UCA Consulting Talbot House Business Centre, 204-226 Imperial Drive Harrow Greater London
London, Middlesex, United Kingdom

Phone: 020 8429 5138
Web Site: http://www.ucaconsulting.co.uk

Company Profile




Company Info


UCA Consulting
Talbot House Business Centre, 204-226 Imperial Drive Harrow Greater London
London, Middlesex, United Kingdom
Phone: 020 8429 5138
Web Site: http://www.ucaconsulting.co.uk

Quantity Surveyor – M&E Commercial Projects – Craigavon

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Job ID:

969799

Location:

Craigavon 

Category:

Construction

Salary:

50000 - 60000 per year
col-narrow-right   

Job Views:

898

Employment Type:

Full time

Posted:

15.10.2015
col-wide   

Job Description:

 
SURVEYOR RESPONSIBLE TO               SENIOR PROJECTS MANAGER DEPARTMENT                      OPERATIONS
HOURS OF WORK               MONDAY - THURSDAY : 8AM – 5PM FRIDAY : 8AM – 2PM
MORNING TEA BREAK - 15 MINS AND LUNCH BREAK - 30 MINS (40 HOURS)
PURPOSE OF JOB               TO SECURE THE SUCCESSFUL FINANCIAL DELIVERY OF MECHANICAL PROJECTS BY CONTROLLING COSTS, PROGRESSING PAYMENT CLAIMS AND MANAGING VARIATIONS/CHANGES
DUTIES
  • Ensure a safe working environment abiding by all necessary health and safety requirements and legislation
  • Uphold the professional and progressive image of the company at all times
  • Manage relationships with clients, contractors, other construction professionals, suppliers and site staff
  • Maintain financial control of projects including claims for payment; subcontract measures and payments;
  • job costing reviews and final accounts
  • Take a lead role in the commercial activities of the business and provide support/advice in this regard to the Projects Managers
  • Prepare on-time claims for payment following site measurements and work-in-progress reviews
  • Serve as a link with the client and subcontractors
  • Complete and submit project documentation and correspondence within agreed timeframes
  • Liaise regularly with the Projects Team to ensure successful delivery of projects
 
  • Attend project review and progress meetings
  • Prepare financial plans for contracts spanning the commercial, education, healthcare and residential sectors
  • Negotiate and agree rates and accounts for subcontractors
  • Review and approve contracts ahead of signing – highlighting any potential issues, assumptions and caveats
  • Provide support for the Estimating and Procurement functions as required
  • Assist in the identification of potential risks and opportunities on projects
  • Develop and implement robust processes and controls to increase efficiency and improve performance
  • Participate in training and development opportunities provided by the company
 
QUALITY MANAGEMENT
  • Ensure that the company’s ISO 9001 and health and safety accreditations insofar as they relate to
  • Quantity Surveying are managed and maintained
  • Ensure that the company’s quality procedures, standards and specifications are recorded and maintained
  • Ensure that the company’s processes meet required standards in terms of quality and health and safety
  • Promote a culture of continuous improvement
IT
  • Ensure compliance with the company’s IT procedures, standards and specifications
  • Ensure that the use of the Amtech software suite is optimised in the management of projects and that an effective data management process is in place
 
GENERAL
  • Develop and implement robust processes and controls to increase efficiency and improve performance
  • Comply with MSL’s policies and procedures at all times
  • Participate in training and development opportunities provided by the company
  • Ensure a flexible approach to working hours to fulfil the requirements of the post and meet project deadlines
  • Be prepared to travel to and between sites as necessary to fulfil the requirements of the post and meet project deadline.
 
NOTE
This job description is not prescriptive and the post holder may be expected to undertake other duties as appropriate. The post may evolve and the emphasis and nature of the post may change as a result of this.

Job Requirements:

CRITERIA Essential
  • Third level qualification in Quantity Surveying
  • 2+ years’ experience in a mechanical environment
  • Expertise in financial planning and control of mechanical projects
  • Ability to manage multiple contracts from inception to final account stage
  • Strong contractual knowledge of both JCT and NEC Forms of Contract
  • Proven record of delivering on-time quality work within budget and with minimal supervision
  • Sound technical knowledge in relation to construction and bills of quantities to SMM standards
  • Commitment to providing a high quality of service to customers
  • Strong IT skills (including good working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel)
  • Excellent negotiation skills
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills – with a focus on the big picture and long-term relationships
  • Ability to proactively resolve day-to-day operational issues and to effect process improvements
  • Strong organisational skills in terms of work planning and time management
  • Ability to work as a member of a team to meet demanding deadlines
  • Unquestionable professional ethics and integrity
  • Detailed working knowledge of Amtech or equivalent
  • Familiarity with the requirements of ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001
  • Full UK driving licence
 
Desirable
  • Chartered member of RICS or equivalent
  • Practical experience of Measured Term, Term Service and response maintenance contracts
  • Demonstrable experience in the use of the PSA Schedule of Rates