Managing Quantity Surveyor / Commercial Manager

13 Sep 2013
11 Oct 2013
Tyler Casey
Contract Type
Full Time
We are looking for a managing M&E quantity surveyor / Commercial Manager with procurement expertise to join a contractor specialising in Data Centres on a permanent basis. This organisation offers a fully integrated end-to-end solution and commit to work with customers throughout the lifecycle of their facilities. They are seeking a commercially astute M&E QS who wants to join an established but growing business and be part of a team striving to deliver excellence and innovation in the data centre industry.

Established over 25 years ago this contractor provided technical expertise in the design, build and management of data centres, server rooms and comms rooms across the UK working with multi-national organisations through to SME's. Growing 300% in the past 2 years, in-house expertise has enabled them to provide clients a with "one stop shop" for all aspects of data centre design and management. Historically working with a host of Main Contractors their client bases has evolved over the last few years and currently they are undertaking a high portion of work direct with end clients to include Universities, Hospitals, Banks, Insurance Providers and Retailers.

The successful applicant will have both commercial and procurement experience. As well as Quantity Surveying, the successful Commercial Manager / Managing M&E Quantity Surveyor will be able to identify good deals with suppliers, and will have good negotiating skills to ensure that commercial opportunities can be explored effectively.

Essential Skills/ experience (you must have these to apply):

*Mechanical and electrical experience
*Construction techniques on particular projects
*Working knowledge of plant, equipment and materials
*Working knowledge of various forms of Dispute resolution processes.
*Working knowledge of Health and Safety Management.
*Degree or equivalent Quantity Surveyor
*Excellent verbal and written communication
*Sound Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel & Project
*Cost Reports
*End of Life Forecasts
*External Valuations
*Relationship Development
*Commercial Strategy

Desirable Skills:
*Worked in a structured and organised manner- paying attention to detail.
* Prioritising diverse and heavy workloads
*Worked in the airport or a similar infrastructure environment.
*Chartered - RICS, or be working your way towards it.
*Producing data reports and presenting it to Clients.
*Excellent communication skills

This role is office based and paying a good salary. For more information and if you meet the above requirements, please call Tyler at Morgan Hunt on 02074198968 or alternatively apply using the button below.

Morgan Hunt is a multi award winning Employment Business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies. Morgan Hunt is an equal opportunities employer.