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Mandarin speaking Job-Commercial Manager/Quality Surveyor-London-ww

  • £Competitive depending on experience
  • Permanent
  • Central London
  • Ref: 21420

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Your New Mandarin Job Title: Mandarin speaking Commercial Manager/Quality Surveyor, London

The Skills You'll Need: Fluent in Mandarin, with relevant experience in the UK.

Your New Salary: Competitive, depending on experience

Location: London

To be successful in this role our client has said it is essential that candidates have/are:

  • speak and write fluent Mandarin and English
  • have cost management in residential or commercial or construction relevant experience in the UK

If that means this job isn’t a match for you please view our other vacancies for one that may be a better fit.

What You'll be Doing Each Day:

  • Prepare and review the project target cost according to the design and drawings, make suggestions on the project cost and provide advice on the cost of design and construction changes.
  • Review and make recommendations on procurement.
  • Preparation of cost plans and cash flow forecasts.
  • Review the procurement tender list and control price, analyse the quotation of tender return and participate in commercial negotiations
  • Review construction contract, project progress payment, valuation.
  • Cooperate with on-site management, responsible for expenditure and budget control e.g. design changes and costs incurred by the employer for on-site construction instructions
  • Responsible for the whole process of project dynamic cost management, pre-settlement management

The Skills You'll Need to Succeed:

  • Bachelor's degree or above and at least 8 years of relevant work experience in the UK, with experience in cost management in residential or commercial or construction main contractor or QS consultancy companies, with construction main contractor experience preferred.
  • Preferably qualified RICS
  • Experienced in construction methodology and materials costs, JCT contracts
  • Experienced in English contract law and other relevant regulations.
  • Experienced in tendering procedures (tenders, quotations, commercial negotiations).
  • Skilled in the use of computers to prepare various reports for data analysis and planning management; familiar with the labour market, material and equipment purchase procedures and market quotations for major construction equipment and materials.
  • Understanding of the project procurement, work scope, the relationship between progress and cost plan.
  • Proficiency in the use of office tools such as Powerpoint, Excel and Word, with strong written skills.
  • Proficiency in Mandarin and English (both to be used as working languages) and the ability to write reports in Chinese
  • Ability to work independently, good work ethic, multi-tasking

Job status: Permanent

Start date: ASAP

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