Senior Quantity Surveyor
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Senior Quantity Surveyor
We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior QS to join our client’s project as part of a large gas distribution company.
What will I be doing?
-Undertaking the efficient and effective management and issuing of accurate, timely and compliant notices and correspondence
-Ensuring contractual and commercial risks and opportunities are identified to the Contract Leader
-Preparation and agreement of applications for payment or the assessment & preparation of payment certificates.
-Maintaining registers of variations, delay, extension times and claims
-Compliant and consistent implementation of the Company's commercial policies and procedures.
-Assist with preparation of monthly progress valuations and claims for work completed.
-Interfacing with Customer’s commercial and project teams
-Produce pre-Contract tender negotiations & reports where necessary
-Produce monthly cost reports, forecasts, and Contract Leader Reports
-Review value management and advise on Risk management
-Prepare supply chain enquiries, negotiate, administer and finalise / close out supply chain contracts.
-Plan and implement change management and cost control
-Monitor and update supply chain procurement plan including benchmarking
-Ongoing liaison with site team, supply chain and Customers’ representatives
-Provide contractual advice to the project / site team as and when appropriate.
-Maintaining awareness of the different construction contracts in current use Understanding the implications of health, safety and environmental regulations.
-Ensure all health, safety and environmental risk situations are brought to the attention of Contract Leader / Project Manager
-Holds an RICS / CICES accredited degree.
-Senior Quantity Surveyors will hold or be nearing completion of Full Membership with RICS / CIECS
-5 years commercial experience in the construction industry with demonstrable track record of achievement
-Experience of managing the NEC Suite of Contracts including ECC and ECSC
-Demonstrable financial and commercial acumen
-Practical approach, logical thought process and a methodical way of working a creative and innovative approach to problem-solving
-Extensive experience of setting up and/or operating office management systems including filing systems and document control and distribution.
-Extensive experience of technical minute taking at contractual meetings and able to demonstrate the ability to collate information, prepare reports, payment certificates and interim financial reports and closeout reports.
-Extensive experience of drafting effective contractual correspondence and the facilitation of collaborative solutions
-Experience of developing & implementing procurement