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Managing Quantity Surveyor - Thames Water

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 13 days ago

  • Sector: Civil Engineering
  • Contact: Joshua Misailidis
  • Contact Email: Joshua.Misailidis@anderselite.com
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 07 July 2021
  • Job Ref: 392625JMS_1623073606

My client, a major contractor, is looking to strengthen their Commercial team with a Managing Quantity Surveyor for a major water framework. Based at one of their offices within the London Area, inside the M25, you will provide commercial support and leadership to projects/contracts and ensure that commercial discipline is maintained throughout the framework duration.

The client is an integrated design and build solution provider operating in the water sector. They have over 1,000 staff working across eight regional centres, primarily supporting six long term water sector frameworks operating both as the sole contractor and increasingly in joint ventures and alliances. The business is seeing significant growth and it is an incredibly exciting time to join them.

You will report directly to the Commercial Manager and the responsibilities will include:

  • Manage a team of Quantity Surveyors of various levels
  • Ensure contract financial transactions are completed on time and in accordance with contract terms and legislation.
  • Report to the Commercial Manager & Framework Director on commercial performance & process, procurement issues and report any areas of concern or opportunity
  • All claims and disputes are resolved in an amicable and timely fashion making sure that subcontractor and supplier payments are expedited.
  • Provide accurate and up to date commercial information to the Senior Leadership Team on a monthly basis
  • Identifying contractual risks for management throughout the contract
  • Financial Reporting - weekly and monthly reviews and cost control / forecasting.
  • Monitor and maintain positive cash position for the projects.
  • Ensure project teams are administering subcontracts and client contracts in accordance with the terms and conditions within
  • Final account, preparation, audit & agreement

The Idea candidate would have as follows:

  • A comprehensive level of commercial experience preferably with a contracting organisation.
  • BSc or HND in Quantity Surveying or other equivalent construction related subject
  • Preferably chartered
  • I Chem.E Contract experience
  • Major high value projects experience
  • Preferably previous water/construction experience

For more information please contact Joshua Misailidis at Anderselite

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