Senior Quantity Surveyor

24 Nov 2016
09 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Quantity Surveyor

Waste to Energy


Our Client is looking to strengthen their Commercial team with a Senior Quantity Surveyor working within the Waste to Energy team. This role will be an initial 6 month contract based between our Redditch office and Welland W2E site.

You will report directly to the Commercial Manager and duties/responsibilities of the role will include.

* Quantity surveying duties in respect of managing projects or a work package or packages

* Liaise with design, construction and supply chain teams to capture, analyse and control cost

* Report to the Managing QS when contractual notices and correspondence under the main contract and sub-contracts are identified as necessary

* Manage early warnings and change control

* Prepare and manage sub-contractor accounts including enquiries, orders, payments, sub-contract administration and accounts in accordance with the contract and JV procedures.

* Ensure appropriate commercial records are maintained

* The preparation of project cost & value reports, budgets and forecasts.

* Assist in the preparation and agreement of applications for payment

* Be proactive in self-development and professional qualification

* Assist in the development of Quantity surveyors and graduate QSs

* Carry out sub-contractor performance reviews on allocated sub-contractors

Person Specification

* Working towards or have chartered membership of a recognised institution

* Degree or equivalent

* Preference for previous W2E experience but will consider someone from a water background

* Preference for someone with ICHEME or other target cost contract experience

* Several years' experience in a similar role

We are an equal opportunities employer

Contract position initially on a 6 months contract with a start asap.

Role will be based between the Redditch office and the Welland W2E site near Lutterworth.

Preferably we are looking for someone with previous W2E and ICHEME experience we would consider someone from a water background