Senior Quantity Surveyor
- Berkshire, South East
- Posted 28th October 2019
- £45000 - £55000.00 per Annum + Competitive Bonus & Bens
- Ref: 1201652
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.
*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.
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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