ASSISTANT QUANTITY SURVEYOR

Recruiter
SSE plc
Location
Bristol
Salary
SALARY £26-30K PLUS CAR AND EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted
16 Apr 2017
Closes
16 May 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
ASSISTANT QUANTITY SURVEYOR

SSE ENTERPRISE CONTRACTING

BRISTOL, READING, COLCHESTER OR SLOUGH

SALARY £26-30K PLUS CAR AND EXCELLENT BENEFITS PACKAGE

SSE is a FTSE 100 Company and one of the largest and most diverse energy companies in the UK. SSE Enterprise Contracting is part of the SSE Group and is a leading mechanical and electrical contractor in the UK with an annual turnover of around £500 million. Operating in a dynamic environment, we are currently involved in a range of projects throughout the UK running a variety of commercial and term contracts and have an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Quantity Surveyor to join our commercial team.

Key responsibilities and duties associated with this role will include understanding the purchase order / contract award process to ensure compliance inline with SSE Corporate Governance, supporting the contract administration process, providing general admin support services to the Commercial team, managing the administration of all Pre-Contract activities, liaising with internal and external stakeholders delivering excellent customer service and assist in the contract administration process at execution stage.

In addition you will be required to have a continual under-standing as to progress of contract administration status with respect to applications, certifications, payment received and assist with the preparation and submission of applications for payment or claims for specified projects or invoices. You will support in the implementation of a new Subcontract management process. Manage the receipt of all subcontract applications for payment and certificates ensuring valuations are completed in a timely manner in-line with relevant legislation and internal policies.

To be considered for this position you will be educated to at least HNC or HND (or equivalent) in Quantity Surveying or a relevant subject area. You will have a comprehensive commercial understanding and previous experience of contract price build-ups ideally within the Construction or Engineering industry as a Junior or Assistant QS.

You should have an ability to read and understand contract clauses and documents, excellent interpersonal skills and be computer literate, particularly with MS Excel.

In return, we offer a competitive salary package and excellent routes for career progression within the SSE Group. You will also enjoy excellent performance incentives, pension, share plans, a generous leave entitlement (with options to purchase additional leave), staff energy, phone and broadband tariffs, plus a host of other rewards and lifestyle benefits.

The closing date for applications is 28th April 2017

The successful candidate will be subject to the Company's verification and vetting process. This includes a basic criminal records check.