This is a predominately office-based role in a smart, corporate office environment and encompasses conception to completion commercial responsibility on a project by project basis.
Liaising with clients / sub-contractors and suppliers at all levels to ensure projects are efficiently costed and managed thoroughly.
Pricing - generating quotations, PQQ's and tender submissions for minor and/or major works of values £20k - £3m.
Pricing of preliminaries including method related options/solutions
Producing analytical price build ups and subcontract comparisons
Sourcing and negotiating terms with subcontractors
Producing sub-contractor tender packs to contractual standards JCT / NEC3
Presentation of tender analysis for Director adjudication
Internal handovers to project management team
Managing QS duties as required on a job-by-job basis: raising sub-contract orders, valuations, payment certificates, cost build ups, project margin trackers etc.
Attending as required site surveys / meetings with projects team directors as necessary
Having an excellent understanding of all technical drawings and knowledge of AutoCAD
Managing documentation and associated filing within the company quotation / project folders
Maintaining and working to deadlines and having an in-depth knowledge of materials, feasibility and timescales
Working closely with the Commercial Manager, Quantity Surveyors and support the projects team as necessary from a commercial perspective.
At least 8-10 year’s experience in a similar role within the construction, fit out, and joinery within both new build and residential conversion developments advantageous
Have the ability to create, monitor and manage systems and procedures efficiently in a logical manner
Excellent numeracy, accuracy, interpersonal, analytical, organisational and time management skills.
Advanced level of Excel, Word and previous experience of cost management systems would be a distinct advantage.
The ability to work on your own initiative, quickly pick up new systems and processes, coupled with a passion to succeed.
Negotiable depending on experience, plus company vehicle and contributory pension scheme
24 days plus statutory bank holidays
8.00 am to 5.00 pm Monday to Friday – the business necessitates flexibility so additional hours may be required
Be highly organised, motivated, enthusiastic, conscientious, professional, willing to learn, outgoing and above all want to be part of a team of great people!
Driving is essential to undertake this role, and use of own vehicle for travel for site attendance, surveys and client meetings/sub-contractor meetings is essential.