Senior Quantity Surveyor
Kerry Collins Recruitment Ltd.
Law, GB
11d ago

We are currently recruiting for a Senior Quantity Surveyor The Role : The Senior Quantity Surveyor 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, 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 Key relationships :
  • Commercial Manager / Managing Quantity Surveyor and rest of commercial team
  • Business Development and Bid Managers 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 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
  • Ability to demonstrate a good knowledge of monthly reporting and earned value analysis
  • Excellent team player whilst also holding the ability to work independently on own initiative
  • Excellent time management skills, with ability to work to tight deadlines.
  • Ability to encourage and support junior members of the Commercial Team
  • Desirable Member of RICS or other relevant professional body, or working towards CSCS card Please apply by emailing your CV
  • Apply
    Add to favourites
    Remove from favourites
    My Email
    By clicking on "Continue", I give neuvoo consent to process my data and to send me email alerts, as detailed in neuvoo's Privacy Policy . I may withdraw my consent or unsubscribe at any time.
    Application form