Cost Engineer - Highways

Recruiter
Calibre Search
Location
Leeds
Salary
£40000 - £50000/annum
Posted
11 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
I'm looking to speak to any Cost Engineers / Quantity Surveyors with Highway Project Experience to work with a large International client in Leeds.
Opportunity to work on large Highway England SMP / RIP & CIP schemes.
The post is required to provide professional technical skills in the review of scheme final accounts, ensuring correct monies are paid; lessons are learned; and financial models to assist subsequent business management and estimating of costs are developed.
* Provide expert advice on commercial aspects of highway design/development/programme construction schemes, including management of costs and contractual matters.
* Provide support and advice to the planning/commercial team on the establishment of a risk-based approach to scheme cost estimation. Identify and prioritise the areas of work that present a high financial risk, according to business need, to deliver business objectives.
* Through effective engagement, collect, retrieve, collate and analyse data and information and produce reports to inform effective decision making.
* Assist the Senior Management Team in meeting the wider Government objectives of achieving value for money in the delivery of its programmes Maintenance of cost information Interim payment and final account agreement of sub contracts

About you

* Understanding of NEC Contract Management and framework contracts
* Ability to deliver work on a time and within budget
* Civils Quantity Surveying
* Experience of working knowledge of Highways England
* Commercial awareness
* Excellent communication & influencing skills, with the ability to communicate with multiple stakeholders and departments.
If this role is of interest or you require anymore information on this role, then please do not hesitate to contact me on (Apply online only)

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