Senior Quantity Surveyor (CA)

Reed Property and Construction
United Kingdom
£400 - £425 p/day+ Inside IR35
27 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Purpose of the Job Responsible for assisting the Lead Contracts Administrator in relation to the development and implementation of a Contract Management Program for the project consistent with the Client's Contract Management Policies and Work Processes, Procedures and Systems. Principal Accountabilities * Ensure that commercial and contractual issues are dealt within the Project at the lowest level cognisant with the delegated authorities * Deputising for the Lead Contracts Administrator when requested and performing duties allocated by the Lead Contracts Administrator for the successful commercial management of the project to meet goals and objectives. * Administer the contract in line with the terms and conditions. * Highlight areas of risk, such as ambiguities, conflicts or deviations from the scope of work. As work proceeds make recommendations on the mitigation of these risks. * Monitor Contractors commercial contractual performance and supporting Area Contract Administrator/ Project Business Manager remedial actions. * Monitoring the Contractor's performance against the Works Information generally * Developing and managing appropriate mechanisms to monitor compliance with contract terms and conditions. Implement pre existing mechanisms * Working with the other project team members to check that actions or inactions which could result in compensation events are identified and suggesting possible ways of resolving the situation. Person Specification * Degree in Business, Quantity Surveying, Engineering, Construction Management or Cost Engineering, or equivalent experience. * Experience and some formal training in pricing, knowledge of contract law, contract drafting, administration and negotiation of change orders, effective correspondence, planning and scheduling, and cost control * Relevant experience on a large scale infrastructure project. * A member of the RICS (or equivalent professional body) Reed Specialist Recruitment is an Employment Agency and an Employment Business for permanent and temporary recruitment. In response to your application Reed will contact you by phone, email or SMS to discuss it and related opportunities. You can opt out at any time using the links provided.
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