Senior Quantity Surveyor

Ref: MM-50158075
Sector: Engineering
Region: Wales
Job Type: Permanent
Start Date: 06/12/2017
End Date: 05/01/2018

Do you have extensive experience working as a Quantity Surveyor? Are you looking for an opportunity that will allow you to take the step up in a management role? If the answer is YES, this could be the ideal role for you.
At Tarmac, we believe our people are our business. We offer an extensive range of career development opportunities and industry-leading rewards. Joining our team as a Senior Quantity Surveyor, you will be entitled to a highly competitive basic salary and a great range of benefits including:
* 25 days holiday
* Contributory pension scheme
* Free uniform and PPE
* Free parking
* Access to the Tarmac rewards website with discounts on retailers, holidays, etc.
* Access to our Employee Assistance helpline for free and confidential advice on a whole range of issues
* Training and development opportunities

Who are we looking for?
As our ideal Managing Quantity Surveyor, you will need to be enthusiastic, well organised, and self-motivated. You will be able to demonstrate proven experience within a similar role and be educated to degree level. You will also:
* Be largely qualified by experience related to industry standards
* Be a member of RICS, or ICES (desirable)
* Leadership experience
* Have experience of conditions of contracts / specification requirements/ method of measurements
* Knowledge of legislation & requirements
* Experience of dispute resolution

What will I be responsible for?
Reporting to the Managing Quantity Surveyor, the successful Senior Quantity Surveyor will be responsible for the QS function for the South Wales area. Managing a team of 3 QSs and you will be responsible for the measurement, preparation and submission of valuations with a view to maximising financial returns. Daily tasks will also include:
* Lending contractual expertise to QS, Commercial and Operational colleagues.
* Identifying and implementing best practice across the business.
* Monitoring and managing the procurement of control of sub contract works.
* Working with credit department and ensure timely cash collection.
* Preparing and finalising month end accounts in line with management procedures.
* Being a senior part of the regional team working with others to ensure targets are achieved leading to the overall delivery of the commercial strategy.

Our business
Tarmac is the UK's leading sustainable building materials and construction solutions business. Our innovative products and solutions not only deliver the infrastructure needed to grow the UK economy today but also help to create a more sustainable built environment for the country's long-term future.

If you feel you have the skills and experience required to excel in the role of Senior Quantity Surveyor, we want to hear from you. Please click APPLY below to register your interest!

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