Onsite Senior Quantity Surveyor

Location UK / Ulster

Job Type Permanent full-time

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 2 weeks ago

Reference 1403662

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for Onsite Senior Quantity Surveyor based in Derry/Londonderry.

Position Summary:

Linesight is currently providing an array of cost management services on infrastructure projects in Northern Ireland. We are seeking to recruit an Onsite Senior Quantity Surveyor to manage costs on a number of projects that are currently under construction or in procurement. The ideal candidate will have a good background in cost management and onsite cost controls, etc. and will be self-driven to deliver a high level of service to our client. The role will be site based with head office support and oversight.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Communicate effectively with other staff members, the general contractor and the client
  • Act as a strong team player but demonstrate the ability to lead on tasks provided
  • Deliver all work outputs in an accurate and timely manner
  • Manage the onsite team with cost control, cost reporting and forecasting
  • Prepare standard documentation – reports, valuations, letters, financial reports, cash flows
  • Review contractor’s applications for payment
  • Manage and close out change orders and contract issues
  • Prepare and agree final accounts, including the handling of any variations/claims to ensure the client gets bestvalue from works undertaken
  • Produce cost analysis feedback/lessons learnt to the client for future works
  • Attend meetings at Linesight or client offices as required
  • Other duties as may reasonably be required for an Onsite Senior Quantity Surveyor
  • Deliver all role outputs in an accurate, professional and timely manner

Desired Experience and Education:

  • A quantity surveying qualification is essential
  • 10 years’ experience post graduation
  • Major civils or building experience is desired
  • An understanding of construction contracts including NEC
  • The ideal candidate will be results driven, self-motivated and resourceful with excellent client relationship skills
  • RICS accreditation or equivalent and a desire to obtain same if not already held

Are you looking for a career with a leading global organization, working on a dynamic range of projects? Linesight has been providing professional consultancy services, management support and strategic advice to the global construction industry since 1974. We offer you the opportunity to progress your career, work on exciting projects with world-renowned clients, and be a part of a fast-growing, fast-paced global team.

We have deep domain knowledge and experience spanning a multitude of sectors including Commercial, Data Centers, Life Sciences, Healthcare, High-Tech Industrial, Hospitality, Education, Residential and Retail. As an organization, we seek out innovative self-starters with the skills to deliver exceptional outcomes for our clients, and the desire to shape the environments in which we live.

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