Commercial Engineer/ Quantity Surveyor c£30k

Flow Control Engineering
Huddersfield, Kirklees
£25000 - £35000/annum
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Commercial Engineer/Quantity Surveyor
Location: Huddersfield
Salary: c£30k

Our client specialises is control and choke valve performance, applying technical knowledge to develop bespoke engineered solutions that improve long-term reliability and flow performance. They provide valve management and advisory services, valve upgrades and modifications, as well as designing and manufacturing bespoke valves to meet application requirements. Our client is seeking a Quantity Surveyor to be an integral member of the team. The successful candidate will have a high standard of communication skills and the ability to take initiative when liaising with other departments. The company has experienced dramatic growth even through recent challenging times and are continuing to expand and invest. They are looking for an individual that will invest their skills and knowledge in return and continue this expansion.

• To provide support to the team on all Quantity Surveying functions including, but not limited to the following:
• Reviewing of contracts, and ensuring compliance,
• Procurement – operational procurement activity and contract support, in conjunction with the Procurement Department,
• Managing and forecasting the cash flow of both projects and the business,
• Reviewing and commercial management of all projects, to ensure accurate and reliable reporting,
• Identify, analyse and report on trends within the Business & Projects,
• Provide Data and analysis of issues & risks as required by management,
• Improve and implement best practice commercial processes and accurate budgeting,
• Ensure compliance with Contract Programme /Schedule and provide weekly reports
• Review all incoming correspondence from employers, design team and /or subcontractors, to identify contractually critical items and to initiate replies,
• Ensure reporting is in line with Group Policies & highlight exceptions to Management.

• Exposure to a Quantity Surveying or Commercial Management role
• Previously worked within the Oil and Gas industry
• Knowledge/Experience with Valves
• Ability to demonstrate building strong working relationships,
• Good competence in assessing contract documents and contract requirements,
• Risk awareness, and management,
• Excellent negotiation skills,
• Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills,
• High level of accuracy and attention to detail,
• Good oral & written communication skills.

Alternative Job Titles: Commercial Manager/ Quantity Manager/ Quantity Surveyor/ Quantity Engineer/ Commercial Engineer