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Department:
Quantity Surveying
Salary Details:
£35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Vacancy Type:
Full Time
About The Role

Richardson Roofing are seeking an experienced and skilled Quantity Surveyor to join their team. The role of the Quantity Surveyor will carry out general administration duties, as well as Preparing subcontractor payment certificates, calculation and allocation of subcontractor payments.

As a Quantity Surveyor your key responsibilities include:

  • Liaising with estimating, design, purchasing and contracts teams to ensure any changes and potential cost overspends are identified as soon as practicable, ensuring costs are recovered and future overspends avoided wherever possible
  • Working with the Commercial manager to provide cost control and reporting on individual contracts, as well as overview and cost management of all contracts
  • Assisting in the control of supply chain, ensuring full visibility of liabilities
  • Preparing and agreeing valuations with clients and ensuring payments are received in accordance with subcontract agreements
  • Following procedures to ensure proper allocation of job cost
  • Issuing of subcontract enquiries, comparison of quotes, undertake negotiations and placing of comprehensive orders

About You

The ideal candidate for this role will have at least 4 years of experience in surveying and a valid driving licence. In addition, you will have the following skills and experience:

  • A pro-active and flexible approach with an ability to work to deadlines
  • Previous experience of working for a specialist sub-contractor essential
  • Confident personality with the ability to communicate across all disciplines and at all levels within the organisation
  • Strong negotiating skills 
About The Company

Richardson Roofing was Founded in July 1980, Richardson’s offer multi discipline expertise(Traditional, Hard Metal, Industrial, Facades, Flat roof) and are one of the UK’s leading envelope contractors for the commercial sector. Richardson Roofing hold an excellent internal retention of staff with 20 key individuals serving in excess of 25 years.