QUANTITY SURVEYOR

Location: LONDON
Salary: £ 35,000 per Annum
Reference : 20385
Permanent

Our client is a major company in the UK Water Sector. They currently have a vacancy for an Quantity Surveyor to join them on a permanent basis in London. As a Quantity Surveyor, you will primarily be responsible for all the commercial and operational aspects of the Logistics Management Centre.

You will be commercially responsible for up to £10 million of spend, ensuring our client  meets all its contractual, legal and commercial obligations whilst engaging and advising professional service colleagues such as Senior Management Accountants and Operations Managers.

A tenacious approach and a keen eye for detail are required whilst carrying out site measurements, estimating/producing month-end valuation documentation and assessing payment applications up to £100K in value.

Role:

  • You will safeguard our client’s claims in excess of £1 million per annum and deliver efficiency savings to our client of £1 million per annum.
  • Responsible for examining and reporting back to the business on works carried out. Analysing workmanship and/or cost.
  • You will be responsible for monitoring and scrutinising workmanship and analysing project costs.

Qualifications/Experience:

  • Engineering background with a strong commercial awareness
  • Experience of commercial responsibility in excess of £3 million
  • Budget monitoring
  • Stakeholder management
  • Experience in resolving claims in excess of £200K
  • Experience in engaging at the local management level
  • Site measurement experience
  • Degree in Civil Engineering or similar
  • Obtained or working towards gaining Chartered status

Key Skills:

  • Site Experience

  • Understanding Costs / Budgets

  • Understanding Contracts and Commercial Terms

  • Internal / External Stakeholder Management

  • Monitor Budgets

  • Dealing with Accounts