Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per annum plus generous benefits package
This is a superb opportunity for an ambitious and experienced Senior Civil Engineering Quantity Surveyor to advance their career with an established and well respected Civil Engineering Contractor who is engaged upon a range of civil engineering infrastructure projects within London and the Home Counties areas.
Role and Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Commercial Manager you will be the key commercial contact for their Gas Main and Service Installations with a project value of approximately £8M per annum in the South and South West.
You will be responsible for implementing the commercial, procurement management and reporting systems and procedures, evaluating and managing all contractual risks and working with the Senior Managers to plan, forecast and report project commercial performance. You will be managing a small team of one Quantity Surveyor and an Assistant Quantity Surveyor.
Other duties will include review of contract documentation, sub contract management from procurement to final account agreement, planning, forecasting and reporting project commercial performance, producing monthly management accounts, forecasting and managing cash flow and applications for payment.
The successful candidate will be Degree qualified, ideally chartered, with a proven track record in the control and management of all commercial, contractual and financial aspects on civil engineering / utilities schemes, to £10m in value.
You will be adept in the procurement of Sub Contractors and Suppliers, contractual documentation compilation, be a strong negotiator with excellent verbal and written communication skills, able to foster and develop client relations, excellent risk analyser and have an in-depth knowledge of the NEC and ICE forms of contract.
Salary & Benefits:
The position attracts an excellent negotiable basic salary circa £45,000 - £55,000 (based on your level of experience) and a generous benefits package to include Car or Car Allowance to £7,000 per annum, Pension and Health Cover (after qualifying period) and 20 days annual leave, rising to 25 days after 3 years’ service.
Also, the company are keen to help progress their staff and will assist you in your own personal development as they are looking to recruit Senior Surveyors that will become their Commercial Managers of the future.
So, should you possess the relevant commercial and contractual acumen, coupled with the required drive, enthusiasm and commitment to effectively manage commercial matters on large civil engineering contracts, then please contact Carol Carey on 01189 320100 or email her in the strictest of confidence at firstname.lastname@example.org quoting reference J6287