Senior Quantity Surveyor

Posted 25 April 2024
Salary £425 - 475 per day
Job type Contract - Full Time
Job duration18 Months
Discipline Water & Environmental
Contact NameSam Bevan

Job description

Role: Senior Quantity Surveyor
Location: Waltham-On-Thames
Rate: Up to £475 per day - Inside IR35/Umbrella PAYE
Duration: 18 Months+
Sector: Water/Wastewater
Are you an experienced Quantity Surveyor with a knack for capital delivery frameworks within a Tier 1 Contractor environment? Do you possess a background in claim management, both upstream and downstream? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you!
Our client, a renowned design & build contractor in the water/wastewater sector, is seeking a Senior QS to join their dynamic team. You'll be responsible for principal contractor duties on Thames Water's AMP 7 projects, moving into AMP8 work in the future. With a framework stretching until 2025 and potential expansions until 2028, this is your chance to be at the forefront of groundbreaking projects in the water industry.
What We Offer:
·Opportunity to manage multiple projects with a combined value of circa £10m, heavily subcontractor-delivered.
·Supportive environment with a dedicated Grad QS to assist on assigned projects.
·Flexibility to work remotely for 3 days a week, with a minimum of 2 days in the office.
·Chance to contribute to planned works and work towards forecasted dates, particularly in the water industry.
·Emphasis on team culture and career development, with a focus on collaboration and handling pressure effectively.
Key Responsibilities:
·Cultivate sustainable business relationships with clients and subcontractors.
·Provide commercial support for procurement activities, contract/subcontract administration, valuations, final accounts, and more.
·Maintain workload targets and deadlines, ensuring timely delivery of commercial reports.
·Offer legal and contractual advice, identify and mitigate commercial risks, and support commercial resources as needed.
·Degree qualification and/or RICS Accreditation preferred.
·Prior experience in the water sector highly desirable.
·Strong interpersonal skills and ability to thrive in a team-oriented environment.