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Quantity Surveyor

Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Industry:
Salary: £25 - £26 per hour + negotiable rate
REF: QSSSNCSP_1618584785
Contact Name: Abby Bell
Contact Email: Abby.Bell@danielowen.co.uk
Job Published: 23 days ago

Job Description

I am looking to appoint an experienced Quantity Surveyor into a well known local nationwide contractor in the Stockport/Manchester area for an initial 3/4 month contract. My client works strictly within the Public Sector, so experience in this sector is essential.

Day to day duties are as follows but not limited to:

  • Manage your workload effectively, whilst playing a key role in the operation of quality assurance and ensuring that the customer receives an excellent service
  • Provide support to the team in all construction cost consultancy such as the provision of estimating and cost feasibility services.
  • Produce contract documentation for a number of procurement routes and manage/deliver the tender process.
  • Prepare and/or facilitate contract payments, interim valuations, and monthly cost reporting and total project financial management.
  • Ensure total project cost control, and where necessary adopt value management and engineering techniques as well as finalising contract accounts with parties working on behalf of the Council.
  • Work alongside consultancy partners in the delivery of the division's workload together with ensuring that Council procedures are adopted within the delivery process.
  • Prepare reports and deputise for the Construction and Technical Services Manager, when directed.
  • Delivery of cost management on a project basis

The successful candidate must have the following:

  • HNC in construction or equivalent
  • Substantial experience of working in a QS related position
  • Able to use IT processes and packages such as Microsoft
  • Full UK driving licence and access to transport
  • Knowledge of the building processes

37 hours per week Monday - Friday. Hourly rate negotiable.

If you are looking for some freelance work that may lead to a permanent position and an excellent career opportunity, please apply within or call Abby on 0191 814 1360.