Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • Permanent
  • Berkshire, South East
  • Posted 28th October 2019
  • £45000 - £55000.00 per Annum + Competitive Bonus & Bens
  • Ref: 1201652
Artis Procurement are pleased to be working with one of the UK's leading and established utilities organisation. Due to an increase in workload they are expanding their commercial teams, looking for a 4x Senior Quantity Surveyor.

Reporting to the Commercial Manager, you will work alongside the Contract Delivery Team to ensure the contractual control, cost management, profitability and cash management of Civil Engineering, Mechanical / Electrical and Combined schemes, within the water industry.

Responsibilities include:
*Assisting the proposals team to evaluate risk and opportunity during tender preparation.
*Issue sub-contract tender packages and undertake contractual evaluation of the tender returns.
*Reviewing of contract documents to ensure that the company is protected from onerous terms and conditions.
*Assess contract risk and work with the site team to develop and manage mitigation plans.
*Undertake cost to complete reviews with the contract delivery teams.
*Negotiating with suppliers and subcontractors.
*Manage the commercial aspects of subcontract accounts from procurement to interim and final account agreement.
*Preparation of the evaluation and submission of claims for variation works.
*Working with the commercial and operational teams to strive for continuous improvement.
*Maximising value and minimising cost, ensuring that appropriate controls are in place to monitor and manage the operating cost base.
*Working with the operational teams to deliver and manage performance against the Profit Improvement Plan.
*Manage commercial performance against business targets and Framework KPI's.
*Promote a culture of integration, continuous improvement and use of best practice across the client base.
*Ensure that the group commercial policies are adhered to and that the requirements of legislation are met.

Essential you will have:
*A qualification in quantity surveying or equivalent with good relevant experience in a Quantity Surveying role is required for this role.
*Knowledge of the utility industry and its regulatory frameworks is preferable.
*Procurement experience and will have a successful track record of assuring large actual cost contracts and experience of resolving disputes.

Benefits
You will get to be part of a successful commercial team for one of the UK's largest utilities providers.
*Competitive Salary & Bonus.
*26 days holiday.
*Pension & Healthcare.
*Long list of flexible benefits.
*Fully supported training and development to become a Chartered Quantity Surveyor (MRICS&FRICS).

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