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Recruiting - Project Quantity Surveyor/Employers Agent

08th October 2019

Recruiting - Project Quantity Surveyor/Employers Agent

Due to success on a number of recent projects we are looking to recruit an experienced Quantity Surveyor/Employers Agent to provide both pre and post contract cost consultancy advice.

Based at our head office in Braintree, the successful candidate will ideally be MRICS qualified from a private practice background, have strong communication/client facing skills, detailed building contract knowledge including JCT, experience in single and two stage tendering and cost consultancy experience in education and commercial sector.

Responsibilities will include:

Pre-Contract:

  • Compilation of feasibility estimates and detailed cost plans
  • Preparation of tender documentation and pre-tender estimates
  • Tender analysis and compilation of contract documents
  • Attending site as required
  • Advising Clients and colleagues on procurement options
  • Value management, value engineering

Post Contract Responsibilities:

  • Assessment of works in progress for valuation purposes
  • Client and project risk management
  • Project financial control such as cost reporting, valuations
  • Negotiations
  • Agreement of final accounts

REQUIREMENTS - Essential:

  • MRICS qualified or ready for Final Assessment
  • Good IT skills with Microsoft Word and Excel systems
  • Maths and English GCSE
  • Full clean driving licence
  • This role will be subject to a DBS Enhanced check

To apply, please send your CV and cover letter to dwagstaff@barker-associates.co.uk