Quantity Surveyor/Commercial Account Manager

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Quantity Surveyor/Commercial Account Manager

Location: Essex

Salary: Competitive

Job Type: Permanent

If you're a quantity surveyor or commercial account manager looking to develop your career this is just the role for you. As part of this customer focused multi utility connections provider you will be required to perform quantity surveying/commercial activities across a portfolio of clients, this role will include working as part of the operations team managing and reporting on the financial status of secured contracts, maximising profit margin and ensuring delivery of payment.

Key Responsibilities:

* Providing technical & commercial service from pre-contract to final account.
* Maintain appropriate records on the project.
* Preparation and submission of valuations, variations and claims.
* To assist in the return of interim payment applications and final accounts.
* Commercially accountable for the management of approximately 25 live contracts.
* Manage all debt on current contracts to ensure a cash positive position.
* Attend internal and external meetings to represent the commercial department.
* Respond effectively to the business and client needs, maintaining excellent customer service.
* Produce monthly reports.
* Management and authorisation of Sub-contract orders and payments.
* Adhere to a project plan and respond rapidly and effectively to the business and client's needs.


* Knowledge of quantity surveying methods and techniques.
* Commercial knowledge within a construction/utilities background desirable.
* Aptitude for maths.
* Customer Service knowledge and impact on business.

Skills and Abilities

* Ability to read and understand programmes to interpret into an accurate forecast.
* Enthusiastic and positive approach with a high focus on Customer Service.
* Excellent communication skills with the ability to build long lasting relationships.
* Ability to critically analyse and evaluate with strong attention to detail.
* Proven strong negotiating and interactive style.
* Ability to work under pressure within a deadline driven environment.
* Pro-active and hands on approach, can do attitude.
* Adapts and responds to change.
* Good IT Skills including MS Suite, Excel and Word
* Ideally educated to A Level - including Mathematics.
* A Degree within Quantity Surveying would be desirable, but not essential.
* Experience within a commercial environment is essential.
* Desire to pursue a career / personal development.
* Previous Quantity Surveying experience would be desirable but not essential.

If you feel like you meet the above criteria of the Quantity Surveyor/Commercial Account Manager, please apply now!

The closing date for this position is Friday 20th March 2020

Our client is an equal opportunities employer, and they value diversity and promote equality across all of their businesses. They welcome applications from all sections of society and are always happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application. The terminology used in this advert is not intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010.

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