Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Truro, Cornwall
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH13775_1549271876
Contact Name: India Bundock
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 04, 2019 09:17

Job Description

Quantity Surveyor
Mid Cornwall
Full time, Permanent
Competitive Salary

We are currently looking to recruit an experienced Quantity Surveyor to provide commercial expertise to a busy and expanding team. We are looking for a confident and informed individual that will be able to provide support on a wide variety of projects and has the ability to maximise income and cash flow at all stages.

If you are looking to leave the world of contracts and settle by the seaside, this is the perfect opportunity for you.

Key Responsibilities:
*To support the commercial and contractual arrangements on projects
*To prepare, submit and agree all Final Accounts in a timely manner
*Manage and maximise cash flow
*Monitor and assess project progress at agreed time frames
*Submit detailed, accurate and timely interim applications for payment
*Price, negotiate and agree costs and budgets for projects, achieving best value for the company
*Support resolving commercial and contractual disputes

About you:
*Degree/Accreditation in Quantity Surveying or similar is preferred or QBE considered
*Proven experience in delivering commercial support to projects
*Confident understanding of commercial costs, value, budgets, forecasting, revenue and income
*Good knowledge of contract conditions and law within the Construction Industry
*Experience within a similar role
*Confident IT skills, including Excel
*Must be an excellent organiser with proven time management skills
*Ability to take initiative in resolving problems and contractual disputes

If you are interested in discussing this Quantity Surveyor or other roles further, please get in touch for a confidential chat with India at the Truro branch of Acorn people or send an email to, india DOT bundock AT acornpeople DOT com

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