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Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • Location:

    Cambridge

  • Sector:

    Utilities, Power & Telecoms

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £350 - 400 per day

  • Contact:

    Kent Streek

  • Contact email:

    kent.streek@carringtonwest.com

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876009

  • Job ref:

    JO0000026903

  • Published:

    17 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-07-06

  • Startdate:

    07/06/2021

My client are a large Civil Engineering contractor working in the Utilities Sector. They have a huge presence within Telecommunications. Their main area of expertise is the installation of Fibre Networks for large IPS's across the UK and they are a tier 1 contractor for several FTTx projects.
 
They are currently recruiting for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to ensure projects are completed within financial budget. You will be assisting with key tender submissions and need to be able to relate costs to civil utilities works.
 
This is a great opportunity for a contract Quantity Surveyor to get involved in some interesting projects and develop their skills in the Telecoms sector, which is an area of large growth.
 
Responsibilities:
 
·Forecast price of materials for projects
·Assist with tender documentation
·Oversee contractor procurement
·Read architectural drawings and understand the cost of the project from these
·Track and adjust cost according to contractual changes
·Have a good understanding of the Law's and Regulations with regards to the works and how this effects cost
·Responsible for Profit & Loss reports
·Liaise with clients, PM's and SIte managers to ensure all information is relevant and correct
 
Skills & Qualifications required:
 
·Good commercial and financial experience
·Good project management experience
·Understanding of contract language
·Ability to finish off projects
·Ability to think on your feet
·Team player
·Leadership skills
·Analytically and commercially focused
·Degree educated (Desirable)
·Accredited RICS (Desirable)
·Experience with NEC contracts
·Experience in civil engineering
·Experience in Telecoms (Desirable)
 
 
 
This is a 3 month contract with a possible extension.