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Senior Quantity Surveyor

Hays Building
Suffolk, Ipswich
£60,000 - £80,000
Closing date
27 Jun 2024

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Job position
Qualified / Chartered
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Function
Surveyor - Quantity

Job Details

Your new company

You will be working for a large principal contractor that has been awarded an industrial build project in the Ipswich area.

Your new role

You will be based on site and be responsible for assisting on all commercial aspects of the project, providing commercial support and advice to the team to aid decision-making, maintaining commercial information, and ensuring compliance with the contractual requirements. You will procure subcontract packages, you will assist with monitoring contract progress against the agreed programmes, control costs against agreed budgets/end cost forecasts, prepare and agree interim valuations and final accounts, prepare, and agree any necessary claims for reimbursements and for loss and expense and will liaise with the customers and third parties on all commercial matters. As Quantity Surveyor, you will be aware of any potential implications for dispute resolution and also contribute to development of appropriate quality, health and safety, welfare, and risk management on site. There is a particular emphasis on temporary works and interface with stakeholders from the public EG utility companies and local authorities.

What you'll need to succeed

You will be degree qualified and already have UK construction experience, sound commercial awareness, excellent communication & negotiation and good knowledge of construction contracts JCT/NEC Form. You must have the right to work in the UK.

What you need to do now

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Tiffany now on 01603 625754.
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