Quantity Surveyor

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  • Permanent
  • Suffolk
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We are looking for a Quantity Surveyor with Nuclear experience for a permanent role in Suffolk paying up to £55,000 salary per annum.

Working as the successful Quantity Surveyor, you will be ensuring Contractor staff work to company standards in Safety, Quality, Environment and Productivity. The Quantity Surveyor will have Nuclear experience and have a good multi discipline pre & post contract commercial knowledge & experience. You must be diligent, accurate and be proactive team player with a capacity to interface at all levels. Should be able to work to tight deadlines in a highly regulated environment.

The ideal Quantity Surveyor would also have significant experience in a Quantity Surveying Environment, Relevant commercial and procurement experience within a Multi Discipline construction organisation and Experienced in major client and contracting organisations in appropriate industry sectors.

Key Responsibilities & Outcomes:

*Works closely with the CTO and Supply chain in developing the appropriate commercial / contractual strategies

*Carries out assessments of overall commercial and contractual health and supplier resourcing capability for the projects portfolio

*Delivery of the procurement of consultant, supply chain and contracting services relating to the portfolio

*Liaising with client to ensure that corporate Supply Chain strategy, policy and procedures are implemented by projects

*Supporting the Project Manager in the process of challenge / validation of estimates and development of the business cases for various project sanctions

*Ensure effective project governance procedures are in place, in particular record keeping, contract administration/correspondence and change management and is responsible to the Project Manager/ Project Portfolio Manager for the effective management of the contract obligations/timescales/ processes

*Processes, reviews and recommends valuations for projects including verifying man hour returns, site costs, etc

*Carrying out audits (as required) on suppliers

*Advise on commercial correspondence with particular regard to correspondence concerning valuations/estimations of projects within the regional portfolio

*Attending commercial meetings (as required) and providing input on contractual / commercial issues

*Producing monthly reports to the Project Manager on project costs (incorporating a measure of cost from outset)

*Final account closeout

*Assessment of any applicable contractual incentive mechanisms

Knowledge and Skills:

*Working knowledge of relevant Health and Safety legislation and current CDM Regulations

*Note: directed reading of INV/GN/009, BEG/SPEC/SHE/COP/008 and BEG/TRNG/SWB/603/0055/01 will be required to gain an insight into the application of CDM Regulations within the business

*Proven project and commercial management success

*An analytical bias with the ability to provide solutions to issues

*Well versed in modern commercial management techniques within complex, multi-functional organisations/ project environments

*Understanding of commercial, contractual and financial project drivers

*Understanding of commercial contracting strategies within an engineering environment

*Exhibits a strong awareness of the level of interaction required with the project team function to support the successful delivery of projects

*Good working contractual/legal knowledge

*An understanding of delivery techniques in regulated markets


*Minimum of HNC/HND in an Engineering discipline or equivalent

*Professional membership of an appropriate professional body (e.g. RICS)

*MACostE desirable

For you:

*A competitive reward package.

*Work life balance

*Flexible working; core and flex hours

*Family friendly benefits – maternity, paternity, adoption and parental leave.

*Access to international career opportunities.

For your peace of mind:

*Life assurance benefit on top of a contributory pension scheme, as well as income protection and private medical benefit.

*To support you throughout your career you will have access to an Employee Assistance programme, which can offer anything from financial advice to mental health support and counselling sessions.

Successful candidates will be asked to complete a Baseline Personnel Security Standard Pre-Employment check and will be required to undergo various checks including: Identity, Right to Work; Employment/Education History and Criminal Record. If you are unable to meet this and any associated criteria, then your employment may be delayed or rejected.

The company we are supplying this Quantity Surveyor to is a massive worldwide organisation supplying design, engineering, construction and project management services to a variety of blue-chip organisations with a long history and unrivalled capability to provide nuclear full life-cycle solutions to the nuclear industry. Working the successful Quantity Surveyor you will enjoy outstanding on-going career opportunities.

I have more details on the role, so if the above sounds like it may be you please apply Now!

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