Quantity Surveyor

Murphy Group
Closing date
11 Feb 2022

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Contract Type
Full Time
J. Murphy & Sons Limited is a leading global, specialist engineering and construction company founded in 1951 that improves lives by delivering world-class infrastructure.

Operating in the United Kingdom, Ireland and Canada, we provide better engineered solutions to infrastructure sectors including Transportation, Water, Power, Natural Resources, and Construction & Property.

Headquartered in London, we also have a number of related businesses - Ground Engineering; Utility Connections; Murphy Plant; Urban Infrastructure; Murphy Process Engineering; Pipeline Testing Services; Specialist Welding Services; and Electrical Services. We are specialists in delivering pipelines; design; marine; structural steel; tunnelling; fabrication; bridges and piling; and invest heavily in our substantial holding of plant; equipment and facilities.

Murphy employs around 3,500 engineers, professional managers and skilled operatives around the world. Together, we work as 'One Murphy' by directly delivering the people, plant and expertise needed to make projects a success.

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Quantity Surveyors - London - CP6
Are you a Quantity Surveyor looking for a new challenge with one of the UK's leading contractors that continues to grow, win new exciting projects as well as offering employee development at the heart of the culture? If so then Murphy Group is keen to hear from you, we are looking for someone to lead on the delivery of Commercial Management Services for CP6 (Rail)
Take a look at the role outline and if you think you fit the bill, and want to work in a team that rewards performance, drives personal development and offers a great place to work delivering exciting projects, then get in touch!
What you will be doing
* Preparation of internal commercial reporting and any other reports which may be required
* Preparation of Valuations/Applications for Payment with full supporting documentation in accordance with the contract
* Preparation of Cost Reports to the Client with contractually compliant supporting documentation
* Preparation and management of subcontract and material procurement schedules
* Administration of subcontractor/supplier accounts from the preparation of detailed requisitions, monitoring and authorisation of subcontract payments through to agreement of final accounts
* Undertake the contract administration, including change management and maintain associated registers
* Identifying commercial risks, opportunities, value engineering and change

What we are looking for
* As well as a HND/Degree qualification you will be registered with RICS/ICES and working towards Chartership
* You will have experience within construction/engineering and a commercial background
* Commercially astute, you will also be computer literate with strong skills in Microsoft Office applications
* You will have excellent communication skills as well as the ability to negotiate and persuade others.

The Project
Murphy has been awarded one of three multi-billion-pound contracts by Network Rail for the South of England, worth up to £7bn for Control Period 6 (Apply online only)). The multi-discipline framework will deliver projects of varying value, including stations, buildings and civils, electrifications, power, signalling, telecommunications and track. This is initially in place for a five-year period but has the option of three one-year extensions if required

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