Group Quantity Surveyor

Are you an experienced and commercially driven Quantity Surveyor looking for more than just traditional career progression and personal development? Are you wondering whether the work you are leading will really make a difference or add any real value? Look no further! We are looking for an individual with an entrepreneurial spirit and a passion for thinking outside the box.

This opportunity would offer you the chance to work for an organisation that has spent the last 6 years successfully supporting the construction industry, providing engineering services and building it’s portfolio of companies across industrial and commercial sectors. Their success is down to a likeminded team of individuals who are striving to build something great. The person they are looking for will be taking charge of their commercial support services and leading their project teams. They want someone who is capable of identifying commercial risks quickly, controlling costs and maximising opportunities to support their overall business plan.

Key Responsibilities:

You will be asked to support internal Project Managers and their teams, contractors and sub-contractors as well as external stakeholders and client Project Management Teams. Providing support on commercial processes and procedures and helping to maximise the completion of all project deliverables.

You will also be accountable for the following:

  • Pre-Contract
  • Post Contract, including Cost Reporting, Sub-Contract Administration and Cash Management
  • Training and coaching existing Project Managers to establish better reporting of costs, risks and mitigation plans
  • Contract Law, including NEC3, NEC4 and NEC option A

Ideally you will have industrial/Utilities based experience.

This is not your traditional Senior or Project QS opportunity. This company are looking for someone who enjoys being thrown in at the deep end and who wants to be commercially exposed. You will need to be able to see things from different viewpoints, put processes in place and help create opportunities to continue the successful growth of this organisations portfolio of service offerings. You will be a quick thinker with the ability to turn a dispute into a resolution quickly and painlessly whilst keeping commercial goals in play.

Opportunities to work with forward thinking businesses like this do not come around very often, so if you are looking for a role that will offer you a personal challenge and the chance to lead a growing business then please give me a call on (0161) 393 9889 for a confidential discussion