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Job Title: Quantity Surveyor
Reporting to: Head of Contracts
Location: Magherafelt Area

About the role:

Reporting to the Head of Contracts, this role is responsible for the commercial delivery and contractual management of Social Housing Maintenance Contracts, including remeasurement and valuation of works ensuring that commercial and contractual targets are achieved at all times. The role will be required to commercially manage a profile of work and to ensure the maximum contribution for the company.

What CFM can offer you:

This is a fantastic opportunity for a career driven professional to join an industry leader who are going from strength to strength. As well as long term career prospects you will be part of a forward thinking and dynamic team and receive benefits such as, Healthcare Cash Plan, Life Assurance, Family Friendly policies, "Perks” which offers exclusive member discounts, great deals and cashback on shopping, travel restaurants and much more!

As a QS in CFM you will be responsible for:

Operational and commercial management of whole projects.
Setting budgets and agreeing specification for works pre-start and closely monitoring throughout to ensure project targets are achieved.
Provide contractual and cost advise to operational staff.
Procurement and cost management of Subcontractor packages.
Preparation, costing and submission of Early Warning and Compensation Event Notifications in line with NEC contract requirements.
Ensure accurate records of works are recorded and maintained, that are accurate and auditable and available for submission in a timely manner.
Surveys and remeasurement of works.
Quality audit of works from site records to ensure works have been completed to client instructions and contract specifications.
Preparation and submission of job costs in line with the contract Schedule of Rates.
Preparation and presentation of Working in Progress and Cost Value Reconciliation reports.
Work in accordance with strict client KPI’s particularly Time, Cost and Quality.
Build strong client and supply chain relationships by working in a collaborative manner ensuring repeat business and service.
Estimating and preparation of tenders.
Comply with all health and safety rules and protocols to ensure the safety of yourself and others.
Undertake training and attend meetings as required by your manager and for the proper performance of your duties.
Provide support and mentoring manage junior staff by planning and resourcing the staff for each project, ensure training and support is in place for the team and ensure that due diligence is carried out on team outputs.
As and when required provide support across Company departments.

What you'll need to succeed:

Essential Criteria

BSC (Hons), HND, BTEC or similar in Construction related field
Experience in a similar role
Experience of M3, PSA or similar Schedule of Rates
Experience of MTC contracts or detailed measurement
Commercially and operationally aware on delivery of works

Desirable Criteria

Experience of NEC suite of contracts
Experience of social housing contracts
Knowledge and understanding of sub-contractor management

Skills / Competencies:

Excellent communication skills with the ability to manage client relationships
Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team
Ability to work well under pressure and to strict deadlines
Enthusiastic and result driven with excellent attention to detail
Strong planning and organisation skills with good problem-solving ability
IT literate with a sound knowledge of Microsoft Office packages

To apply please contact HR on 028 7938 7106 or email your CV to info@cfm-ni.com.