Senior Quantity Surveyor required Power & Multi-Utility projects with expanding contractor

South East London
£65k - £70k + package
05 Mar 2018
02 Apr 2018

Senior Quantity Surveyor required Power & Multi-Utility projects with expanding contractor

The Senior Quantity Surveyor will provide commercial and legal advice and support to the business. They will be a key advisor on contractual matters and related commercial risks and will provide advice and support to the operational teams on the contractual and commercial matters arising in the day to day operation of the business. They will also support the sales / pre-sales functions in relation to new business and work with the procurement team in relation to supplier matters.


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