Intermediate Quantity Surveyor

Job Category: Construction MEP
Job Type: Permanent
Job Location: Central London
Salary: Up To 40.000

The Company

Our client has a proud record of performance to delivering efficient and reliable MEP Installation services.

Their diligent approach is based on a philosophy of consistency, quality and their people are critical to building trust and customer satisfaction.

Investing in individuals is crucial to their business. They operate with a hard-working, skilled team consisting of over 500 employees who all contribute to the continued success and growth of the business.

The role

Working alongside an experienced Senior QS and Senior Project Manager on a central London residential scheme. The appointed candidate will implement a detailed, concise and fully integrated Project Valuation Programme. They will also monitor and report contract performance and deviations.


  • Manage feasibility studies to estimate materials, time and labour costs and engaging all team members from the project launch to ensure that the best solution is obtained.
  • Single point of contact to fully understand project’s commercial needs, evaluating different options to fulfil them and propose the best solutions in a reasonable, professional way.
  • Manage cost throughout the project stages through to financial close and during construction. Assisting when required with regards to cost evaluation, procurement and variation advice.
  • Accurately report and monitor, to forecast correctly, monthly cost reporting.
  • Remain the single point of accountability for reporting weekly and monthly commercial reports to the Commercial Manager and Commercial Director.
  • Handle procurement of sub-contractor packages and present their selection for approval of said packages by Commercial Director.
  • Prepare and monitor all supporting documentation for extension of time and loss in expense claims, in line with the contract documentation.
  • Monitor project variations, project claims and compile all supporting documents, ensuring all the relevant project files are updated for review by the company’s Commercial Manager.
  • Minimise the cost and enhance value for money for projects, whilst still achieving the required standards and quality.
  • Cashflow to be prepared and monitored for the project.
  • All costs applicable to the project to be monitored including preliminaries through the approval, sign off of orders and the reviewing of invoices applicable to the project.
  • Prepare monthly client applications for payments and follow through to receipt of client certificate, in line with the works completed on site and cash flow position.
  • Contract administration of the main contract to protect Cilantro Engineering’s position and safeguard any issues.
  • Administration of Sub-contractors’ contracts, to ensure fair and efficient management of Sub-contractor packages.
  • Assess Sub-contractors’ application for payments, to ensure a fair valuation in line with the progress on site and with their contracts.
  • Other job-related duties as they arise from new company processes.

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