Senior Quantity Surveyor / Quantity Surveyor

HVAC Recruitment Ltd
£50k per year + Car, Pension
29 Jul 2017
26 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Quantity Surveyor - Midlands Based Description We are uantity Surveyor to be based in The Midlands. This is a permanent full time role working 40 hours per week. On offer is a 50k salary plus company vehicle.

The position of Quantity Surveyor is responsible for the minimization of project costs to enhance value for money whilst still achieving the required standards and quality. The Quantity Surveyor will assist the site team in delivering energy infrastructure projects.

The key deliverable for this role is the effective recording and reporting of project programmes, which are to be cost loaded.

  • Ability to interpret a CVR
  • Ability to create and maintain a CVR
  • Ability to develop forecasts (final position and cash flow)
  • Ability to develop and understand a project budget from which to ensure compliance
  • Ability to develop estimates with design input
  • Ability to perform risk analysis and identify value management during pre-contract stages
  • Performing risk and value management
  • Knowledge of the payment process (CA compliance)
  • Experience in the issuing of Formal Notifications
  • Experience with dispute resolution
  • Experience in developing a Procurement Schedule and feeding comments to the Project Planner
  • Experience of dealing with Clients and Senior Management
  • Experience of taking site measurements from which to value works/ create projections
  • Experience in preparing, negotiating and analysing bidders in a tender process
  • Wide understanding of model form contracts (JCT/MF1/NEC etc.)
  • Ability to draft contracts and assist in the process to apply appropriate risk/liabilities, often drawn from the Head Contract
  • Ability to interpret and enforce contracts
  • Ability to support the site team on how to adhere to contract terms/ mechanisms
  • Ability to advise on the procurement strategy
  • To maintain and apply a good understanding of business objectives in all aspects of the role
  • Experience of working in large organisations
  • Experience of working on district heating/ industrial installation projects
  • Experience of site working
  • Experience of feeding into the delivery of a portfolio of Mechanical, Electrical and Civil projects through a diverse set of Senior PM's, Project Managers, Site Managers, Engineers and Designers
  • Ability to liaise with site teams, external parties and contractors to discuss the progress of the project and to address any issues that may arise
  • Ability to liaise with external contractors and suppliers to organize the phases of the construction development
  • Ability to influence
  • Ability to present information in a concise manner, both orally and written
  • Experience of working in a quality led environment, with full adherence to systems and procedures, and a focus on continual improvement for all ENGIE projects
  • Ability to identify, monitor, mitigate and manage project and operational risks
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Qualifications Essential:
  • Qualified surveyor with relevant experience
  • Quality led
  • Can do attitude
  • Strong communication including writing reports and presenting
  • Time management and planning
  • Organisation Methodological approach
  • High Attention to detail
  • IT/ Computer literate
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure
  • Work as part of a team and individually
  • Understanding engineering principles preferable
  • Good knowledge of construction
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Good financial and numeracy management skills
  • Excellent negotiating skills
  • The ability to absorb complex information and assess requirements readily

If you feel you are sutable for the role then please apply ASAP

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