Novus Property Solutions are a dynamic property maintenance specialist with more than 1,000 staff in 30 Locations across the UK providing a combination of local knowledge and national strength. Novus are a family run company with a rich 118-year heritage and as a leading specialist in both planned and responsive maintenance we deliver a range of services delivering bespoke solutions to client needs.
As a result of our success we are seeking an enthusiastic Quantity Surveyor to work from our Warrington office.
Salary range £35 - £40k
Company Car/Car Allowance
Mobile phone & Laptop
24 Days Hols & BH
Summary – Quantity Surveyor
The role of the Quantity Surveyor is to obtain and evaluate information to ensure a realistic cost for the supply of works, goods, materials and services for designated projects/contracts. Whilst liaising with Contractors, Suppliers and Clients to ensure information; costs, profitability and value meet the requirements of a designated project/ contracts. Site working/visits in and around the North West area.
Key Responsibilities - Quantity Surveyor
Assist in the preparation, processing and selection of estimates, bids and tenders to demanding timescales.
Assist in the development of the procurement programme.
Prepare and monitor cash flow forecast for designated projects.
Prepare and submit monthly applications for payment to the Client/Client’s representative.
Prepare monthly valuation reports for Novus Property Solutions Ltd Senior Management.
Submit invoices for certified value and ensure payments are received on time.
Value and authorise payments to sub-contractors.
Liaise with Contract Managers to establish the project specification and requirements.
Attend and contribute to meetings with work colleagues and or Clients/Customers when necessary, building relationships and demonstrating excellent communication skills.
Monitor the contract progress, assess and report any changes that may affect project costs and or time scale.
Assist in the control of individual contract budgets.
Key skills and Qualifications
Holds the relevant qualifications
Relevant experience within a similar role
Must have experience in MT Contracts and the use of NHF/NSR/Natfed etc Schedules of rates
Estimating experience would be beneficial
Confident IT skills, proficient in the use of MS Office
Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
Must be an excellent organiser with proven time management skills
Must be flexible in hours of work and travel
Hold a full UK Driving Licence
Successful candidates can look forward to a varied and rewarding career with a company that holds the Investors in People accreditation and was the Construction News Awards Winner of Employer of the Year.
Applications are welcomed from all as we are a registered Equal Opportunities Employer. We are a socially and environmentally responsible national building and maintenance.
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