« Back to Results Quantity Surveyor Location Barnet, Greater London Salary £22.28/Hour Category Construction industry jobs Contract Type Contractor Shift Type Afternoon External Reference 266191 Quantity SurveyorLocation : London Borough of Tower HamletsInitial Contract Length: 6 MonthsHours: 35 hrs / weekRates: £22.28 / hrOur Client requires an experienced Quantity Surveyor to provide short term/interim cover within their Property Services department Duties: To provide a range of quantity surveying services as required, to support a number of the department's work-strands, which may include: * Major external works to individual blocks, procured under a newly let framework, * Fire safety works schemes, * Preparation and agreement of final accounts. Providing final account breakdowns to enable leaseholder billingEssential requirements:*Knowledge of undertaking the preparation of all necessary documentation including committee reports to enable scheme progression within Financial Regulations, Council Standing Orders and procedural requirements.*Working knowledge of all procedural, legislative, good practise and current professional standards and ensure that these are appropriately applied to all designated projects and tasks.*Knowledge of life cycle costing to specified materials, ensuring long term sustainability of investment.*Ability to carry out resident and/or user consultation for all projects allocated.*Ability to undertake the preparation of valuations, final accounts and invoice payments.*Ability to establish the validity of contractual claims and disputes and undertake negotiation and settlement as appropriate.*Ability to carry out site survey's with a variety of access equipment and measuring tool's.*Able to ensure repair contracts are kept up to date and properly maintained as required.*Developed communications, influencing and negotiating skills.*Ability to set up and operate open book accounting systems.*Report writing skills*Ability to provide accurate stock data upon the completion of all schemes.*Ability to represent the Council as an expert witness in legal proceedings.*Ability to represent the Team at a range of service related meetings.*Research abilities to inform the development of investment strategies.Experience and qualification requirements:*Experience of Feasibility and budget estimates.*Cost planning experience.*Experience of the development of brief details.*Preparation of detailed schedules of work and bills of quantities experience.*Budgetary advice and control experience.*Quantity surveying expertise with a recognised degree in Quantity SurveyingIf you feel you have the experience and ability to exceed at this rile then please respond now. Roevin acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Roevin UK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.By applying for this role your details will be submitted to Roevin. Our Candidate Privacy Information Statement explains how we will use your information - please copy and paste the following link in to your browser: http://www.roevin.co.uk/candidate-privacy-information-statement To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Gordon Boughton MoreInformation Share this Page on Search for jobs Keyword Location Find Jobs Please select an auto suggested location.