Quantity Surveyor required for marquee Water projects with Tier 1 Civil Engineering contractor

Recruiter
SSA Ltd
Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary
Negotiable dependent on experience
Posted
05 Jan 2018
Closes
02 Feb 2018
Ref
ALCUK

Quantity Surveyor required for marquee Water projects with Tier 1 Civil Engineering contractor

This Tier 1 Civil Engineering contractor has the need for a Quantity Surveyor to join their team working on a long-term high value Thames Water framework in Central London. They require an experienced Quantity Surveyor with a history of using NEC contracts, building substantial Excel based spreadsheets, and good inter-personal skills. 

The company has an extremely impressive order book for the next few years with marquee projects such as Tideway and HS2 currently in progress. 

 

Key Responsibilities:

Manage the commercial resources to maximise gross margin through the placement and control of contracts and subcontracts

Provide commercial expertise to contracts, to include the production and submission of valuations, claims, budget monitoring, and contract/workstream performance data

Assess, review and mitigate commercial and contractual risks and implement policies for risk management

Support the authorisation and submission of project variations. To authorise the placement of contracts, subcontracts, material and plant orders

Maximise cash flow through the control, measurement (including quality) and valuation of work, and the invoicing of customers and payment of suppliers

Value work executed by sub-contractors and certify interim and final payments.

Implement all policies including those for SHE and risk management

Promote value towards customers in order to meet or exceed their expectations

 

Key Skills and Qualifications:

Holds the relevant qualifications to Degree level

Experience within a similar role

Proficient in the use of MS Office in particular Excel