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Freelance Senior QS - Kent

Professional & technical Vacancies Tunbridge Wells - Freelance Senior QS - Kent

  • Ref No:
    VAC-18755
  • Location:
    Tunbridge Wells
  • Industry:
    Professional & technical
  • Type:
    Contract
  • Working Hours:
    Full Time
  • Hourly Rate:
    £40.00
  • Qualifications:
    CSCS (Black/Management), BSc, MSC, HNC, HND, MRICS
Vacancy Description:

Our client is a leading Civils / Groundworks and Rail Contractor with projects across London and the South East. Together, we are looking for a Senior Quantity Surveyor with extensive civils and ground works experience to deliver a £10m ground works package on a £60m retail biased mixed use scheme in Kent - The successful candidate will be the Lead QS on this project.

Senior Quantity Surveyor Responsibilities include:

- Overseeing cost-analysis and estimating process against an agreed Schedule of Rates.
- Management of all financial matters.
- Re-measuring and re-valuing of all contract variations.
- Cost valuations with sub-contractors.
- Negotiation with sub-contractors.
- Procurement of all supply items & subcontractor packages.
- Preparation of interim valuations.
- Chairing site & client progress meetings.
- Managing interim payments to subcontractors.
- Regularly updating projected final accounts.
- Mentoring & leading more junior commercial staff.
- Regular updating and managing cash flow forecasts.
- Preparation and agreement of all final account matters.
- Monthly cost/value reconciliation.

Experience required

- 10 years post qualified a QS experience.
- Good groundworks project experience.
- Relevant Degree.

This is an ongoing contract, with the possibility of further project work for the right candidate.

If interested in this Senior Quantity Surveyor role, please forward your CV for the attention of James Darby at the email address: professional@uklgroup.com

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