Managing Quantity Surveyor (Open to Experienced Senior QS)
Due to an internal promotion s top 20 main contractor are seeking to appoint a Managing Quantity Surveyor to complement their team in Central London You will manage the commercial team working on a highways term maintenance contract with five years to run.
The framework covers reactive and planned maintenance of the highways network, as well as some larger schemes such as new roundabouts, changes to major road layouts, cycle ways etc. On a day-to-day basis you will manage the commercial team, ensuring that workload is covered effectively and the team is working efficiently. You’ll also support the operations teams with any commercial issues.??
As the managing quantity surveyor you will be responsible for:
Ensuring sites fully comply with the required contractual & commercial procedures?
Making sure systems are in place to manage and monitor risk?
Checking that administrative systems are sufficient to produce required commercial records
Driving down risk and cost whilst improving profitability
Liaising with clients to ensure they are fully informed on commercial and contractual matters?
Ensuring that monthly cost and value reconciliations are submitted to the commercial manager.
You will need to be a Senior or Managing Quantity Surveyor with a main contractor background. You’ll need to have experience of working on civil engineering, utility or highways projects or frameworks.
Knowledge of NEC type contracts is also essential. ??
This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious Senior QS to move into a Managerial position.