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Quantity Surveyor

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Reporting to the Senior Quantity Surveyor. The key purpose of the role is to take instruction achieving good commercial policy and guidelines as set by the Commercial Manager and Senior Quantity Surveyor. 


Control of costs against the original estimates and budgets.

Identification and processing early warning and compensation events.

Assessment of Subcontractor liabilities.

Review and processing of subcontractor applications for payment.

Maintaining of accurate cost and value records to present to management and to support applications to the client.

Maintaining an assessment of commercial risks.

Ability to operate the CPA System.

An understanding of the contract with the Client and its application.

Ability to conduct effective negotiations with both the Client and Subcontractors.

An understanding of the principles of measurement within the Highways Maintenance environment.

Demonstrate an understanding of Construction activities.

To maintain and enhance the reputation of Ringway Jacobs by encouraging and demonstrating our core value of integrity.

To promote and value our culture of continual improvement while complying with our Business Management System policies and procedures.

Skills and Experience

Ability to manage and prioritise duties.

An understanding measurement principles and able to apply these to valuations.

Ability to engage and communicate with client, stakeholders, subcontractors and third parties.

Good written and verbal communication skills.

Good understanding of IT systems (Microsoft Office).

At least 2 years’ experience in Construction performing commercial duties.

A basic knowledge of contract law, construction & commercial duties (measurement).

A basic understanding of Health & Safety legislation.

Other Information

  • Salary: Competitive
  • Type: Permanent
  • Location: Beckton
  • Career Level: n/a
  • Terms: n/a
  • Keywords: Quantity Surveyor