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  • UK, East of England, Cambridgeshire, Peterborough
  • from £55,000 to £60,000 per year
  • Permanent
  • Full time
  • Eligibility to work: UK
  • Years Exp: 10
  • Industry: Water & Utilities
  • Discipline: Quantity Surveying
  • Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree

Job Title: Senior Quantity Surveyor (Water / Civils) 

 

Location : Peterborough  

 

Salary : £60,000 plus car allowance and benefits 

 

My client is a UK main contractor that works across the infrastructure and utilities sectors. They are looking for a SQS from a water background to work on Electrical projects across the London and home counties regions. 

 

candidates must have NEC 3 (Option A & C) costs and contractor experience 

 

The Role: 

 

The Senior Quantity Surveyor (Water / Civils) is required to provide commercial support to the project team, maintaining commercial information and ensuring compliance with contractual requirements and ensure that the Company’s ‘Three Pillar’ objectives are achieved. They will liaise with customer representatives and other third parties on commercial issues including agreement of variations, claims and any additional payments. 

 

Key Responsibilities: 

 

Reporting 

 

Ensure robust, accurate and timely cost and value reporting at both project and business unit level 

 

Ensure accurate cash flow reporting takes place Carry out cost management including forecasting 

 

Update the monthly CVR, cost and commercial plans and have accountability, along with the project team for the commercial performance and strategy 

 

Processes 

 

Help ensure that commercial processes are adhered to across the business unit Actively seek to improve processes and procedures 

 

Have a good understanding of the processes and procedures used by any JV/Alliance that we are working within, and assist in their development and improvement 

 

External relationships 

 

Ensure that any main contracts entered into have terms and conditions that are appropriate for our clients with commercial risks identified 

 

Ensure that the supply chain are engaged appropriately with the correct contract terms and conditions 

 

Ensure that good client relationships are fostered 

 

Be responsible for subcontract letting, negotiation and financial accounting 

 

Internal relationships 

 

Effectively assist in managing the commercial team, including cost clerks and commercial support staff 

 

Ensure effective interaction between the commercial team and the operational site teams Supervise and mentor Quantity Surveyors 

 

Key measures & targets: 

 

Accurate monthly forecasting 

 

Ability to challenge resources and costs 

 

Maintaining deadlines in line with monthly commercial calendar 

 

Requirements 

 

Person Specification: 

 

The successful candidate is likely to meet all of the following criteria: 

 

Essential 

 

HND/degree in Quantity Surveying, or equivalent Previous experience of the water / pipeline / civil engineering industry 

 

Familiarity with ICE/NEC forms of contract and knowledge of current Construction Law Extensive experience in commercial management and procurement of subcontractors, including chairing regular meetings, measurement and control cycle, certificates and accruals calculations

  • Contact: Julian Taylor
    020 7531 5757 (Online)
  • Date: 27.07.2022
  • Deadline: 10.08.2022
  • Quote ref: 4762/23532

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