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A4- Quantity Surveying BIM Manager

Salary

Competitive salary

Currency

GBP

Location

Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire

Type

Permanent

Ref No

0088c

Contact

Jake Carby

Date Posted

28-Jul-17

 

Main Responsibilities: -

  • Interpreting specification and measuring from Drawings/Models (AutoCad/Revit/Scaffold designs)
  • Dealing with tender enquiries, including pricing, preparing and negotiating new contracts
  • Attending pre-start meetings to negotiate and agree contractual terms
  • Report writing – including job cost analysis, reporting on labour spend, productivity and direct cost against budgets
  • Prepare worksheet data by entering rates and descriptions onto excel for entry into payment applications
  • Prepare and submit accurate, detailed and timely applications for payment (excel spreadsheet), valuation of contract variations and compensations events
  • Work closely with branch and site management teams
  • Conducting site visits to value the work completed
  • Attending monthly site meetings to agree accounts 
  • Assist the finance team in the collection of payments in accordance with sub-contract terms, including the resolution of any disputed charges
  • Prepare, submit and agree final accounts
  • Maintain and develop client relationships to secure further work opportunities – including client entertaining – may be in the evening
  • Reviewing contracts with particular reference to onerous contract clauses and BIM in particular

 

PERSON SPECIFICATION

 

Education / Qualifications / Training

Essential

  • A BSc (or equivalent) in Quantity Surveying
  • MSc in Building Design Management and Building Information Modelling (BIM)

Desirable

  • CSCS Card
  • Site Supervisor Safety Training (SSSTS) qualification

 

Knowledge & Experience

Essential

  • At least 2+ years commercial experience (previous scaffolding or construction site experience is essential) as well as in depth knowledge of construction contracts.
  • Ability to interpret specification and measurements from Drawings/Models (AutoCad/Revit/Scaffold designs)

Desirable

  • Good knowledge of the scaffolding industry, construction, building regulations and H&S
  • Be comfortable handling client care/key client management

 

Skills & Abilities Required

  • Highly numerate
  • Strong IT skills (particularly Excel, or other Cost Management Software)
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills
  • Outstanding attention to detail
  • Committed to providing a high-quality service to liaise with clients and suppliers (Chinese speaking is preferable)
  • Able to plan and organise work
  • Able to work under your own initiative
  • Ability to work under pressure to very tight deadlines
  • Driving licence preferable

 

Personal Qualities

  • Excellent negotiation and interpersonal skills
  • Thorough
  • Analytical
  • Determined
  • Enthusiastic
  • Adaptable
  • Self-motivated and motivational
  • Personable
  • Professional
  • Pro-active
  • Team player
  • Innovative / uses own initiative
  • Reliable and punctual
  • Friendly and approachable.

 

Benefits

Competitive remuneration

Excellent career prospects.