Civils QS needed - Main Contractor - SMART Motorways

Job Title: Civils QS needed - Main Contractor - SMART Motorways
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Birmingham
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2018-03-06
Contact Name: Sekani Sherrott
Contact Email:
Job Published: 13 days ago

Job Description


A well-known internationally renowned Main Contractor are seeking a driven Quantity Surveyor to join their busy commercial team in the Midlands.
The successful candidate will be work as a large part of a highly experienced commercial team on SMART Motorways projects.

Scheme Types:
• Conversion of hard shoulder into new traffic lanes
• Highways surfacing
• Installation of speed control equipment
• Drainage
• Associated civils
• Control of commercial matters on a number of projects including production of cashflow and forecasting
• Procurement, selection and management of subcontractor accounts from award to final account
• Completion of monthly valuations submitting applications as required by the company/Contract requirements
• Valuation of variations, preparation and submission of quotations/compensation events as required
• Monitoring of the contract programme identifying/raising early warnings/potential variations/quotations
• Liaising with the Client/Client’s representative on commercial issues
• Carrying out internal cost value management of projects producing monthly project management reports for review with senior management

• Preferably BSc degree qualified (Quantity Surveying)
• Minimum of 3 years post graduate experience
• Computer literate – Word, Excel, MS Project, Conquest or similar estimating packages
• Experience in NEC3/JCT/ICE forms of contract.

Key Skills:
• Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate and influence people at all levels
• Confident when working autonomously
• Strong leadership style
• Good problem-solving skills and creative flair

• West Midlands
• Staffordshire

Salary & Package:
• Between £35,000 - £45,000 per annum
• Car Allowance or Company Car
• Pension Contribution
• Generous Holiday Allowance
• + More

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a well-known Main Contractor working on a high profile civil engineering project.

Apply Now! Or for more information on this vacancy, please contact Sekani Sherrott on 0121 237 3700.