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  • Location

    Northampton

  • Sector:

    Construction

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Competitive

  • Contact:

    Natalie Gomm

  • Contact email:

    natalie.gomm@txmrecruit.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    01332974922

  • Job ref:

    BH-27402

  • Published:

    16 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-07-08

  • Startdate:

    2021-06-07

  • Consultant:

    Natalie Gomm

TXM Recruit are currently supporting an Independent Consultancy with an exciting opportunity for a Graduate / Trainee QS to join their team in Northampton. 

The Role:
  • Assist in the management of projects through the entire project lifecycle.
  • The preparation of estimates, cost plans and tender documentation and Employers Requirements using various forms of measurement and contracts.
  • Have experience of measurement for Schedule of Works and Bills of Quantities production.
  • The preparation and agreement of interim valuations with contractors and issue recommendations for payment.
  • The pricing of variations throughout the duration of the project and provide cost advice.
  • Attend site meetings and provide input and support to the project.
  • The pricing and preparation of monthly financial cost reports and cash flow forecasts throughout the period of a project.
  • Agree re-measurement of quantities with contractors, and the preparation and agreement of final accounts and claims. Prepare final accounts for clients.
  • The preparation and analysis of statistical cost information to monitor trends in the Building Industry and assisting with cost planning future projects.
  • Assist in the administration of contracts, typically the JCT and NEC forms of contract.
  • Provide assistance to other disciplines as part of a multi-disciplinary team.
  • Assist in the role of Employers Agent.
 
The Person:
  • Degree educated (or equivalent) in Quantity Surveying or another relevant construction discipline or currently enrolled on a course.
  • Knowledge of the various forms of procurement and industry standard contracts.
  • Good commercial awareness and communication skills.
  • Use of computerised measurement package would be useful.
  • Good team player.
  • Able to act on own initiative.
  • Confident with MS project and MS Excel
If this suits your background and your looking for an opportunity to fast track your career within Quantity Surveying, then please APPLY NOW or contact Natalie Gomm on 07885669698 / natalie.gomm@txmrecruit.co.uk