Quantity Surveyor (Civil Engineering)

Alltek Recruitment
15 Apr 2018
20 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
About this Role:

My client is a World leading Construction and Civil Engineering Company.

They have been awarded a prestigious 5 year framework to deliver maintenance and improvements to the Southern Water Network.

They are looking to appoint, on a permanent basis, a Quantity Surveyor to work on this framework, based out of their South Hampshire Head Offices.

You will be responsible for inputting into related aspects including estimating, design procurement, supply chain procurement and performing quantity surveying duties associated with Southern Water Non-Infrastructure Framework Agreement during the AMP6 period (Apply online only)). The conditions of contract for the main contract are NEC3 Option C with Z clauses. The conditions of contract for subcontracts will be based on NEC3.

Key Responsibilities:

Performance of the commercial aspects of projects.

Encouragement and creation of a teamwork culture, recognising the responsibilities of the line management structure.

Responsibility for the quantity surveying functions.

Assistance in the procurement of subcontracts.

To maximise profitability working within the requirements of the conditions of contract.

Participation in the management of the team including management of resource levels, providing direction, leadership, and assessing the training and development requirements of quantity surveying staff.

Provision of commercial expertise.

Provision of accurate and timely commercial reports and advice to the management team.

Maintain commercial information to the contract.

Experience and Qualifications:

Proven track record covering commercial management, quantity surveying, project management and estimating services, and a sound understanding of commercial risk analysis and assessment.

Solid understanding of NEC3 conditions of contract.

Knowledge and experience of cost and value reporting, cash flow forecasting.

Contract claims experience

Procurement of subcontractors

Experience of supervising quantity surveying staff

Experienced in negotiation and settlement of disputes and accounts relating to customers and suppliers

BSc or HND in Quantity Surveying or other equivalent commercially related discipline.

Preferably a member of RICS or ICE

Relevant CSCS card.

Detailed knowledge of company management systems including:

Commercial reports


Risk Management

Personnel Management

Commercial and contractual knowledge in various forms of contract

Working knowledge of current legislation

Thorough understanding of the financial and commercial issues facing engineering projects

About the Company/Client/Project:

My client is a World leading Civil Engineering and Construction company.

Requirements including certificates and qualifications:

Minimum of a HNC in Quantity Surveying or Commercial Management or equivalent.

Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK

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