Civils/Rail Senior Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Civils/Rail Senior Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Norwich
Quantity Surveying
Salary: £52000 - £55000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-09-07
Contact Name: David Marriott
Contact Email:
Job Published: 18 days ago

Job Description

Civils/Rail Senior Quantity Surveyor
£55,000 p/a plus package including; Company car/allowance, generous holiday allowance, tax-free subsistence, pension and private healthcare

My Client is a Market-leader within the Civil Engineering sector specialising in prestigious Highways, Rail and Water projects nationwide. With a growing order book of multi-million pound schemes they are actively recruiting for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to strengthen their Commercial Division.

Working on the internal modification of Rail Depot in Norwich candidates will be responsible for:

Controlling of commercial matters on a number of projects, including production of cash flow 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.

Candidates will possess:

BSc Degree qualified in Quantity Surveying or equivalent
+ 5 years Post Graduate experience in Civil Engineering (ideally for a Main Contractor)
IT proficiency in MS Office (Excel, Project and Word), Conquest or similar Estimating Packages
Experience in NEC3, JCT and ICE Forms of Contract.
Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate and influence people at all levels.
Confidence at working autonomously.
An attention to detail
Strong leadership style.
Good problem-solving skills and creative flair.

This is fantastic opportunity to join a highly reputable Civil Engineering business that can offer exposure to challenging projects and career progression. My Client is looking to interview week commencing Monday 10th September, so if you possess a strong Civil Engineering background and seeking an immediate opportunity in Norwich, please apply today or contact me on 0121 237 3700 or 07825 614028 to discuss.