Howells Solutions Cosham, Hampshire
Oct 15, 2019Full time
Assistant Quanitity Surveyor / Trainee Quantity Surveyor - Hard FM Services £1bn project Portsmouth Permanent full time role £Competitive salary and benefits package Howells Solutions are working with a leading, UK construction contractor and facilities management group to find a successful and proactive AQS to join their team in Portsmouth, to work within the commercial team delivering all aspects of the commercial, financial and contractual elements of a £1bn+ project for hard FM services. Commercial Administrator Duties: * To assist the QS with commercial administration and management on a number of live projects or projects at pre-construction phase * To attend college or further education (where offered or applicable) in line with company procedures * Sub-contract procurement and commercial management * Process subcontractor requests for payment and issue of notices in line with the HGCRA * Compile valuations with QS * Prepare internal valuations to determine accurate cost reports * Management and control of sub-contract accounts and variation accounts * Change management control * Preparation of documentation and the like for valuation, procurement or commercial administration * Assisting and liaising with the buyers on materials procurement and buying opportunities * To support the QS in the management the day to day cost control, monitoring and reporting * Develop an understanding of the designated contract, specification and pricing ensuring compliance with conditions throughout * Assist the QS with subcontractor selection and ensure the chosen subcontractor has the appropriate order and information to carry out their work * Assisting the QS over contractual issues and take action as required * Measure progress, assist in submitting valuations, final accounts and retention release, and monitor receipt of payment in a timely manner * Where appropriate, assist with estimates and negotiations for future projects or phases * Logical and auditable collation of supporting financial documentation * Attend project and company related meetings * Ensure the company is neither compromised nor disadvantaged by a contractual or financial arrangement * Manage the costs on a project to ensure both the company and the client is fully advised of the cost situation * To liaise with all staff, clients, consultants and residents in a professional manner * Assist in ensuring company is in line with Health & Safety procedures, to protect your safety and others around you * Ensure timely cash flow management for the Client and the group, and the supply chain * Assisting the development and training of trainee surveyors * Any other reasonable management request Commercial Administrator Salary & Benefits: You will be working for a modern, forward thinking business; that believes the strengths, skills and personalities of their people are the key to the groups success. This is a permanent, full time role for which you will receive a highly competitive salary + benefits + bonus. You will be part of a stable business with ambitious growth plans over the next 5 years. Applications If you feel that you have the relevant experience to be successful in this position and would like to find out more please apply online today attaching a copy of your current CV. Alternatively contact us on . Howells Solutions are an Equal Opportunities employer. All applications will be dealt with in the strictest confidence. Howells Solutions acts as an Employment Business for the supply of temporary workers and an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies.