Senior Quantity Surveyor
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Job Title: Senior Quantity Surveyor
Location: Leeds, Seacroft
Salary: £55k - £65k Depending On Experience
Job type: Full Time, Permanent
Howard Civil Engineering is one of the North's leading civil engineering companies; a client focussed organisation who prides itself on building strong, trustworthy relationships that are made to last. We listen to our customers' needs and endeavour to deliver a bespoke package to ensure outstanding results every time.
We are a family-owned business, with our most senior director boasting over 50 years of experience in the industry. Our deeply rooted family values are integral to our business ethos, and this is reflected in our relationships with our stakeholders. We feel the wealth of experience earned since our founding in 2003 is key to the success of our business.
Establish Commercial Calendar of all relevant dates such as, submission dates for project valuations, payment dates, retention dates, project completion dates
Establish accurate interim value (what we are truly entitled to because of the work completed) based on awareness of our scope, lots of site visits and constant communication
External application submitted - on time, accurately, robustly substantiated
Report & uploaded onto Microsoft forms with the Valuation and final date for payment and accurate MOS value whether it is paid by the client or not
Report uploaded onto Microsoft forms of the project performance which is compiled jointly by the PM and QS
Upon awareness of the suggestion (either verbally or by a PN) an underpayment maybe forthcoming this must be highlighted to the directors. It is essential that we challenge and reinforce our position, more so when we have already fully corroborated our entitlement
Change Management - This is the single biggest task we must be alive to and constantly in touch with. It is the biggest thing that will impact on value and entitlement. We must use the tools, trackers, our colleagues, and initiative to ensure we are aware of our entitlement
Once completed valuations cannot be resubmitted, edited, or updated so it is essential we spend the time and effort necessary to ensure they are accurate and reflect all work we have undertaken, including additional or changing scope
A background in Civil Engineering/Groundworks
Strong communication both written and verbal
Developing client relationships
At least 5 years' experience as a Quantity Surveyor within Civils
Contract knowledge/awareness would be beneficial
Motivated and self-sufficient
A keen eye for detail
Punctual and good time keeping
A collaborative attitude towards working as a team
23 days holiday (increasing by 1 day per year of service for 7 years)
Access to EV charging at Howard House
Volunteering policy opt In
Training and development opportunities
Flexible / Hybrid working
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Candidates with the relevant experience or job titles of: Quantity Surveyor, Senior Quantity Surveyor, Commercial Manager, Commercial Director, Surveyor may also be considered for this role.