Project Quantity Surveyor / Employers Agent | Braintree Office

Location
Braintree, Essex (GB)
Salary
Competitive
Posted
30 Aug 2019
Closes
27 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Status
MRICS

Barker Associates is an established multi-disciplinary property consultancy based in Essex.

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.

As an experienced Quantity Surveyor / Employers Agent your duties will include pre-contract services such as assisting with feasibility studies, providing elemental cost plans and contract advice and post-contract services including carrying out site inspections, compiling interim valuations and providing full cost management services in relation to projects. There may also be a requirement to provide project management services on selected projects depending on experience.

The successful candidate will be 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 fill in the form below by uploading your CV and cover letter.

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