Deanston Cooper is currently recruiting for a Quantity Surveyor or Senior Quantity Surveyor to work for a highly successful, privately owned civil engineering contractor based in the Falkirk area. Projects are general civils including roads, drainage, groundworks, utilities and concrete works.
- Liaising with operational management and advising on all matters relating to Contract and Commercial issues.
- Maintaining accurate financial control systems and reporting monthly on Cost/Value Reconciliation.
- Liaising with and advising on all financial aspects of contracts, ensuring that valuations are maximised, certified and paid on time.
- Monitoring progress on site and take a lead issuing required notices in accordance with contract procedures and timescales.
- Ensuring that all subcontractor quotations are carefully vetted and comply with the specification ensuring that the most competitive bids are obtained
- Ensuring that monthly meetings are held to agree variations and not left to the final account stage.
- Ensuring that quotations for additional works are accurate and received on time.
- Managing subcontractors accounts accurately and effectively to enhance contract performance.
- Attending progress and other meetings as necessary to represent the company’s interests.
- Assisting the site management team, as required, securing labour, materials and subcontractors to ensure that contracts are completed on time and within budget.
Applications are welcome from candidates with:
- Minimum of HND Quantity Surveying
- Relevant experience gained working for another civil engineering contractor
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
All applications received will be on a confidential basis and I would be more than happy to discuss the company and opportunity with you in more detail.