Senior Quantity Surveyor (London, United Kingdom)

Competitive

Job Description

Candidate Profile 

  • Ideally the successful candidate should be qualified to degree level in Quantity Surveying/ Construction Economics with 10+ years’ experience in a PQS practice.
  • Candidates with mixed experience will be considered from a Contracting background. Chartered status is essential.
  • Candidates must be able to demonstrate successful delivery of medium to large projects with a track record to reflect experience working on projects in diverse construction sectors with private and public sector clients.
  • Strong leadership, client-facing, presentation and communication skills will be a requirement of this role.

 

Duties/Responsibilities  

  • Working independently on projects. Meeting deadlines from Inception to project completion.
  • Assist with practice procedures and services and any other tasks outlined by the company.
  • Assess, complete & submit all project specific reporting documents both internally & externally.
  • TMP Representation & attendance at client meetings and on-site project meetings.
  • Implementation & compliance with all associated software relating to costs management & time allocation.
  • Attend provided training/chartership programmes as provided by TMP.
  • Ensuring implementation & adherence of Document Control & ISO.
  • Assist with motivating and managing assistant & junior surveying staff members to achieve production goals.
  • Liaise closely with the Client to ensure all cost issues relating to the project are managed successfully and within budget, including monitoring contract costs against actual costs
  • Prepare & issue tender enquiry packages including subsequent analysis and evaluation of quotations received
  • Assessment and agreement of Main Contactors valuations, variations & final accounts
  • Evaluation, submission and agreement of monthly Valuations
  • Meeting the expectations on project profitability
  • Prepare Contract Documentation based on standard format.
  • Ensure that client relationships are enhanced to maximize on current and future opportunities.
  • Respond to client letters in a fitting and contractual manner to ensure that the company’s position is protected at all times.
  • Run accurate Commercial Cost Control Reports.
  • Commercially aware of potential new client opportunities at all times.