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Caice Acoustic Air Movement Ltd
Berkshire
£40,000 - £50,000 a year - Full-time
Responded to 75% or more applications in the past 30 days, typically within 3 days.

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Pay

  • £40,000 - £50,000 a year

Job type

  • Full-time

Shift and schedule

  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

Location

Berkshire

Benefits
Pulled from the full job description

  • Company car
  • Company events
  • Company pension
  • Free parking
  • Health & wellbeing programme
  • On-site parking
  • Sick pay

Quantity Surveyor

Winnersh, Berkshire

Circa £40-50K (plus bonus & benefits)

Full Time (40 hours per week)

Permanent

Company Profile:

Caice is a UK market leading supplier in environmental building solutions working on a variety of construction projects in the UK. We are pioneers of high performance, energy efficient building products. Founded in 1993 our company manufactures all of its products in the UK at three purpose-built production facilities in Dorset.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious Quantity Surveyor to develop their career in a dynamic business within our Special Projects department who specialise in the realisation of bespoke acoustic louvres, acoustic panels & weather louvres screens and enclosures across the construction industry.

The level of role will be offered depending on experience and offers a great career path as we have a proven track record of progression to senior positions. You must hold a full driving licence as this role requires travel to site both nationally and throughout the South and have the right to live and work in the UK to be considered.

The role:

You will be part of the Special Projects Team and assist in the contractual and financial management of projects.

You will:

  • Work in collaboration with Special Projects Sales and Project Management to ensure full understanding of specific project requirements in reaching agreement of contract terms and conditions with Clients, whilst maintaining a profitable outcome for the company.
  • Assist with the review of contractual project documentation such as Collateral Warranties.
  • Check correct set-up of contractual information on the company Business Management System (BMS).
  • Monitor and amend when necessary the data used for the BMS Reports.
  • Offer contractual advice on notification timings, dispute resolution and the like during project duration on specific projects.
  • Oversee the financial administration of specific projects billed by Interim Application.
  • Liaise with Caice Accounts on specific projects billed by Interim Application.
  • Prepare ‘time-appropriate’ Training Sessions to assist the Special Projects Team with their project management.

Ideally you would possess the following:

Skills and qualifications:

  • Have an appropriate degree, with an accredited qualification to the RICS or equivalent.
  • Have 10 + years’ experience in the construction industry, in either a Professional QS (PQS) or Contractor QS (CQS) position.
  • Have experience using JCT and NEC Standard Contract Forms and be able to apply this knowledge to assess the Terms and Conditions of Bespoke contract forms.
  • Have strong numeracy and financial management skills.
  • Have proficiency using Microsoft Office Suite including MS Project.
  • Be flexible to learn how to use the company Business Management System.

You must :

  • Have outstanding attention to detail and be an excellent written and verbal communicator.
  • Be able to liaise effectively with colleagues and clients.
  • Be punctual and able to work to strict project deadlines.
  • Be diligent, reliable and demonstrate a flexible attitude to work.
  • Be a pro-active, team player/self-motivated & enthusiastic with a can-do attitude.
  • Live within commutable distance to our Winnersh Office.

We offer:

  • Group Company Pension Scheme and Bonus.
  • Annual leave entitlement increasing with length of service up to 33 days.
  • Potential to join the company car scheme.
  • Health and wellbeing programme
  • Employee assistance programme and mental health first aiders.
  • Social committee.
  • Free car parking on site.

Please apply submitting an up-to-date CV , supporting information and salary expectations.

Caice Acoustic Air Movement Ltd. is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, or age.

Please visit our web site at www.caice.co.uk for details on our extensive range of products and services.

Closing Date for Applications is Thursday 29th February 2024

Initial telephone or video call screening will be followed by face-to-face interviews at our Winnersh Office, near Reading,

No agencies please.

Job Type: Full-time

Benefits:

  • Company events
  • Company pension
  • Health & wellbeing programme
  • On-site parking
  • Sick pay

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

Supplemental pay types:

  • Quarterly bonus

Application question(s):

  • Do you have experience using JCT and NEC Standard Contracts Forms and ability to interpret complex terms and conditions?

Education:

  • Bachelor's (required)

Experience:

  • professional QS or Contractor QS: 10 years (required)

Licence/Certification:

  • Driving Licence (required)
  • RICS or equivalenet qualifcation (required)

Work authorisation:

  • United Kingdom (required)

Work Location: In person

Reference ID: TU/007/2023

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