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Quantity Surveyor

  • by Matchtech
  • Location Lewes
  • Salary

    £250.00 - £300.00 / day

  • 21 days ago

Job Description:

Matchtech are working alongside a Highways client in East Sussex, and as result we have a live freelance requirement for a Quantity Surveyor.
The Quantity Surveyor position is within our clients DCP recovery team, who are responsible pricing works for repair of damage to Local Authority assets.
The role includes:

  • Assessing cost of repairing damage and ensuring that all costs are captured in reporting system.
  • Raising invoices to perpetrators and / or their insurers to facilitate recovery.
  • Negotiating settlement of these claims with loss adjustors where necessary and providing substantiation for all elements of cost if requested.
  • Reporting to management on volume and value of claims handled and recovered.
  • Liaising with the Employers commercial team in the event external recovery proves impossible.

Skills / qualifications:

  • 5+ years experience, with good written and oral skills, required to enable negotiation with loss adjusters and insurance companies.
  • Technically competent and good at working with procedures
  • To take responsibility to complete tasks/projects successfully
  • Measure results in terms of adding value to the business.
  • Exemplify Team working to encourage relations at all levels.
  • Collaborate with our client team members and loss adjusters.

Knowledge of CECA Schedule of Day Works is beneficial.

  • Job Type

    Contract, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Other

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