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Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • Location:
  • Salary:
    £65,000 - £70,000
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    49 seconds ago
  • Category:
    Building Services
  • Deadline:
    July 9, 2022

The Client

Mech Electrics are recruiting for a Senior Quantity Surveyor for major tier 1 M&E contracting company who deliver full turn key solutions throughout the UK. This senior commercial role will be based in London assisting the PM, Ops Director and Commercial Manager with the commercial side of projects.
The Role and its Responsibilities

  • Managing the commercial team and their workload
  • Feasibility studies for client proposals
  • Ensuring workload is covered effectively and that compliance and processes are being followed
  • Overseeing the budget and cost control procedures are used effectively
  • Production of forecasting, budget information and accurate reports for company and client
  • Maximising the cash flow on a project
  • Measuring and valuations of of works
  • Identify and mitigate commercial risks
  • Invoicing and payments
  • Ensuring that commercial deliverables and timescales are met
  • Assess, review and mitigate commercial and contractual risks
  • Mentoring QS and Assistant QS's

The Individual

We are looking for a candidate who has excellent verbal and written communication skills as the role will be client facing. You must be able to problem solve effectively and offer a good customer/client service. A suitable candidate should be naturally resilient with good leadership skills and be able to work well under pressure. 

Skills and Qualifications

  • Industry relevant degree qualified 
  • IT literate with experience at working with relevant industry software 
  • Understanding of building regulations
  • Experience at working in a senior commercial role
  • Microsoft Office proficiency

Salary and Package

Our client is offering a favourable salary of £65-70K plus car allowance for the role and as they are a well established and regarded major M&E contractor this will be a fantastic opportunity to progress with your career.