We are recruiting for a well established West Yorkshire based retail project management and shopfitting firm who require a Managing Quantity Surveyor.

For over 20 years they have professionally handled all aspects of retail fit out, from planning & designing, project management to high quality fitting out. With strong relationships with many high street names, they run projects up and down the country.

Duties will include but are not limited

• Assisting in establishing a client’s requirements and undertaking feasibility studies
• Preparing early stage budgets and detailed cost plans
• Performing risk and value management and cost control
• Advising on procurement strategy
• Preparing tender and contract documents, including bills of quantities
• Identifying, analysing and developing responses to commercial risks;
• Preparing and analysing costs for tenders
• Establishing and operating cost and financial control systems
• Allocating work to subcontractors
• Negotiating to ensure budgets are not exceeded
• Appoint and administer sub-contractor to carry out works including subsequent agreement of final account
• Providing advice on and producing contractual claims
• Valuing completed work and arranging payments
• Day to day supervision of Assistant and trainee Surveyors
• Liaise with the Estimating and Buying departments as necessary
• Attend Client meetings and sub-contractor meetings
• Produce periodic cost reports
• Liaise closely with Site Management team in respect of day to day matters
• Liaising with Clients / Employer’s Agent / to agree interim valuations and final accounts
• Ensure that interim valuations are submitted and paid on time

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 10 years experience along with an approachable management style in order to lead a team of up to 6 people. You will also need the flexibility to be able to run your own schemes as and when needed. Travel will also be a feature of the role as and when necessary.

Please forward your CV for more information to Kerry@rdalltrades or call 0113 493 1286