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Quantity Surveyor

  • Location: Accrington
  • Salary: £40k - 50k per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 30 days ago

  • Sector: Water, Construction, Civil Engineering
  • Contact: Leon Moulton
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0161 641 6175
  • Expiry Date: 26 December 2022
  • Job Ref: 399265LMO

Project Quantity Surveyor – Accrington – Water Treatment - £50,000 Salary - Flexible working

My client provides a specialist service in all aspects of water care and treatment and associated maintenance. These services include the management of environmental, energy and, infrastructure maintenance. They are a successful, growing company that is looking for talented employees who want to work in an environment that is challenging and rewarding.

Role & Duties
You will be commercially accountable for, with the support of the operational team, a Framework of Mechanical and Electrical projects of varying values from £10k to £1M reporting directly to the Framework Manager, working with the Operations Manager and operations team to ensure projects are delivered on time, within budget, and to the required levels as detailed within the Company minimum commercial standards. You will also be responsible for the day-to-day administration and management of projects under your control ensuring the successful delivery of all contracts.

The role requires flexibility with travel, from a central base within the North West (Accrington) as required.

• Lead / support the production of budgets, forecasts and monthly CVR’s, through identification of risks and opportunities, contract variations, and additional works revenues.
• Preparation of monthly valuation applications and final accounts.
• Assisting Project Managers with the cost management and tracking process’s.
• Assisting Project Managers and engineers with assessing the additional time & costs of contract variations and contractual implications.
• Attending customer meetings to support operational staff,.
• Report to the Commercial Manager, cost-to-date and cost-to-completion, progress and any contractual issues or problems.
• Assisting Project Managers and engineers with tendering large projects.
• Assisting with the implementation of commercial reporting systems, controls and procedures.
• Participating in post contract analysis, report finding and suggesting process improvement.

• Degree qualified in Quantity Surveying or Commercial Management subject.
• M&E water Process project experience
• MRICS - Desirable
• Project Management qualification or specific training- Desirable
• Working knowledge of NEC3 ECC Option A and C and ECS Option A contract forms
• Strong commercial Project Management experience,
• Proven track record of budgeting and data analysis
• Computer literate (Microsoft Office).
• Strong written and verbal communication skills including the ability to write clear and precise reports.
• Strong numeracy and financial management skills with the ability to learn estimating, tracking and costing packages.
• Customer-focused approach with demonstrable experience of building and maintaining long-term partnerships and relationships with clients and their project teams.

Up to £50,000 salary
Car allowance or company vehicle
25 days holiday + bank holidays
Access to bunkered fuel / BP fuel card
Perks at work scheme (discount from high street retailers)
Free Parking
Flexible Working
6% enhanced pension contribution