Quantity Surveyor

Job title : Quantity Surveyor
Location : London
Contact name : Sasha O'Neill

Job Title – Quantity Surveyor

Location – UK, flexible

Salary – up to £55k DOE plus benefits

 

We are delighted to be working with a fast-growing innovative business which designs, builds, operates, maintains, and finances low carbon district energy networks and building energy systems for communities.

Your lead responsibility will be to provide procurement, commercial support and QS activities to projects during the pre-construction and build phases. In addition, the role will include pricing and bidding for new energy network projects to grow the business, working closely with and supported by the wider team.

Projects will range from single site boiler room and energy centre installations or servicing through to large new build and retrofit district heating schemes.

The Role –

• Providing support on new bids.

• Cost estimation and pricing of projects at bid stage either from first principles or other methods.

• Quantities take off.

• Procurement and tendering sub-contract packages for on-going projects.

• Contract administration, including task like carrying out monthly valuations, issuing payment certificates, agreeing final accounts, communication with sub-contractors.

• Submitting payment applications and other notices to Clients.

• Cost planning, cash flow forecasting and cost reporting for on-going projects.

• Measure and value contract variations.

This position will differ from conventional design responsibilities in that the QS will be given the opportunity to ‘own’ a project from inception through to operation with involvement in pricing from bid stage through construction to ongoing O&M.

About you –

• Organised, self motivated and able to lead and manage the commercial aspects of projects

• Comfortable communicating with team members, clients and their engineers along with contractors and specialist suppliers

• 3-5 years of Quantity Surveying experience would be preferred

• Fast learner and able to adapt to new situations quickly

• Some experience with tendering and estimating would be highly advantageous

The Benefits –

• Salary of up to £55k

• Performance based bonus ranging between 8%-18%

• Travel expenses paid

• 25 days holiday plus bank holidays

 

Interested in starting your new career? Apply now!