Senior Quantity Surveyor

Water & Utilities
  • UK, North West, Lancashire, Manchester
  • Permanent
  • Full time
  • from £60,000 to £65,000 per year
Our client is a major design, engineering and project management consultancy who has been rapidly growing within various sectors. Their Manchester office is seeking to recruit a Senior Quantity Surveyor within their Industry Business Sector. This business sector contains a number of blue-chip client organisations...

Quote ref: 1061/108939

Job description

Our client is a major design, engineering and project management consultancy who has been rapidly growing within various sectors. Their Manchester office is seeking to recruit a Senior Quantity Surveyor within their Industry Business Sector.  

This business sector contains a number of blue-chip client organisations and as a result some of the projects you will work on are high profile and have a high capital value. The Candidate will be a key member of their site-based team and will be expected to manage commercial activities on site for the client. This is a fantastic opportunity for an energetic individual with an experienced background in the industry sector, ideally process, petro-chemical, pharmaceutical or nuclear, to join their team; in return our client will provide the necessary support to develop your career to the next level.  

 

Role Responsibilities:  

- To be based on the client site in Cheshire 4 days per week.  

- Generate estimates of varying levels of accuracy linked to available design information including Estimating/cost planning trough all project phases.  

- Use benchmarking data and/or historic cost data to develop cost estimates; adopt parametric or bottom-up principles as appropriate in view of the maturity of the project scope definition and available design information.  

- Develop work breakdown structures for cost estimating and contract placement identification.  

- Review Scope of Works on Contract packages produced by client engineers.  

- Review Conditions of Contract (including insurance provisions) on contract packages  

- Support the compilation of enquiry documentation.  

- Attendance at Pre-Tender meetings.  

- Tender Assessment and resolution of anomalies (when required).  

- Presentation of tender reports.  

- Collation of Contract Award Packages.  

- Cost Management/change management/financial reporting.  

- Valuations including valuation of' variations (Projects).  

- Management of Final Accounts (Projects).  

- Production of Reports on Contract Business.  

- Provision of pre and post contract services.  

- Formal monthly project portfolio reporting.  

- Monitoring all work executed, at all stages, to ensure that an accurate and professional service is offered.  

- Administration/Filing/Archiving.

Requirements

- BSc in Quantity Surveying - ideally Chartered.  

- Conversant in all aspects of pre and post contract quantity surveying duties.  

- Productive supervision of subordinates including adequate planning, monitoring and control  

- Referral of potential problem areas to Team Leader.  

- Ability to work with the minimum of supervision and on own initiative.  

- Ability to communicate at all levels.

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