Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • Watford, UK
  • £55,000 - £65,000 per annum
  • Permanent

Are you a Senior Quantity Surveyor looking for a new opportunity within the Highways sector?

Then you need to keep reading as this might be the right fit for you!!

We are recruiting for a leading construction consultancy looking to add a Senior Quantity Surveyor to their team!

Job Title - Senior Quantity Surveyor

Area/Location - Watford

Type of Job - Permanent

Start Date - As Soon As Possible

Salary -£55000- £65000

Hours: Full Time - 40 hours - 8:30am-5pm - Monday to Friday

Purpose of the Role-

The Senior Quantity Surveyor will be responsible for initiating and leading tasks and processes, taking responsibility and being accountable, where relevant, for the work and roles of others whilst exercising broad autonomy and judgement within broad parameters in their area of responsibility. Specialist learning and involves detailed analysis of a high level of information and knowledge in an area of work or study.

Job Description

  • Reporting to the Senior Commercial Manager responsible for the commercial function of the designated region.
  • Ensures the efficient overall commercial and financial management of the assigned projects/region in a professional and ethical manner adhering to commercial guidelines, established best practice and company standards.
  • Ensures timely & accurate submission of contract commercial deliverables
  • Contribute to maximising the potential growth and development of the business.
  • Ensures execution of commercial activities of the project/region to ensure the objectives are met or exceeded.
  • Ensure that the commercial aspects of the project are fully understood by the project team and embedded in the operation of the project.
  • Provide commercial support and direction to project team(s)
  • Provides clear and accurate data for reporting the commercial performance of the project/region.
  • Pursues own professional development and provide guidance and support to develop other commercial staff

A Few Key Responsibilities of the Role-

  • Liaise with DIO, Customer & the team in developing the Statement of Needs into a deliverable solution that meets the expectation of the customer and the company
  • Carryout site visits with client to review requirements
  • Ensuring the timely submission of accurate & robust ROC's based on customers' requirements.
  • Develop cost options for projects as required
  • Review project requirements identify resources required where external design is required ensure the correct appointment of designers appropriate for the project
  • Provide commercial advice in the development of the project design/development to ensure the solution meets the expectation of the customer and the company
  • Ensure identification of risks in projects and implement risk management, risk registers and contingencies to minimise the risks.
  • Ensure the Risk Register is developed, monitored & maintained throughout the life of each project.
  • Ensure that tender/quotation packages are prepared & sent out in accordance with the tender strategy
  • Advise on the selection of the supply chain for a project
  • Ensure the selected supply chain are selected in accordance with the company's procedures & contract strategy
  • Ensure supply chain tenders / quotations are robustly evaluated and meet with the requirements of the project
  • Ensure the development and submission of accurate Firm Price submissions - including Risk Register, Tender Analysis and Tender Report
  • Monitor the submission of Firm Prices against the Contract KPI's
  • Liaise with construction team and submit realistic programme for the project
  • On award of a project provide a briefing to the delivery team regarding the scope of the project, delivery & best value strategy.

Essential Experience of the Role-

  • Previous experience in a similar role.

What's in it for you?

In return for your hard work, we offer a salary of £55-65,000 additional training and development, 26 days holiday (+ bank holidays), generous pension contribution, healthcare cover, life assurance and much more.

If you like what you have read so far

  • you feel this Company matches what you are looking for in a new career venture
  • would like a more detailed Job Description or would like to discuss the opportunity on the Senior Quantity Surveyor role further

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