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  • Title:

    Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • Location:

    Derby

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Anna Ziolkowska

  • Contact email:

    aziolkowska@belcan.com

  • Job ref:

    JO0000024006_1663322412

  • Published:

    21 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-10-16

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Senior Quantity Surveyor

Belcan, due to exciting new project has a new opportunity for experienced Senior Quantity Surveyor who will facilitate and coordinate effective contract management of a number of specialist infrastructure upgrade projects in line with both business, client and end-user requirements.

The role offers the opportunity to join a growing company with an expanding projects portfolio. Learning and development is actively encouraged with in-house mentoring opportunities to enable cross-discipline learning.

Responsibilities

  • Provide commercial support and expertise to projects, being responsible for a range of commercial activities (payment applications, creation and submission of contractual notifications, maintaining project forecasts)
  • Undertake internal compliance, liaising with the relevant Project Manager and customers as required
  • Support the project delivery team with all commercial aspects of the project
  • Develop relationships with key stakeholders (internal and external) ensuring alignment of objectives and mutual setting of goals
  • Good understanding of the overarching contract terms and conditions and how these impact local operations
  • Proactively ensures contract compliance exists and proposes and monitors correction plans to ensure any non-compliance is eliminated
  • Management of commercial risk including effective management and mitigation of delivery to ensure that the Project's commercial position is best protected.
  • Ensure contractual procedures and notices are followed and issued in a timely manner
  • Ensure all compensation events / claims are adequately justified, rationally explained and recorded to support overall commercial position
  • Review and understand contracts and subcontract terms as required and appropriate
  • Review of contracts associated with live tenders
  • Act as 'champion' for the communication and embedding commercial guidance and expertise, initiatives, policies and procedures across the relevant project teams
  • Act as a role model, consultant and 'commercial' coach to the project teams to ensure consistency of approach in commercial awareness, and developing and maintaining positive relationships
  • Raise key commercial issues with senior management through both line management and functional management lines - escalate resourcing/timeline risks constructively to leadership and offers solutions

Qualifications and Experience

Essential:

  • Educated to degree level (or equivalent) in Quantity Surveying
  • Relevant experience in a Quantity Surveying role
  • Good understanding of day-to-day commercial administration in the Engineering and Construction industries
  • Excellent NEC3/4 skills
  • General commercial experience
  • Experience in the use of Microsoft Office and electronic contract administration systems (CEMAR / Conject etc.)
  • Experience in delivering to project commercial strategy, and to delivering on large and complex contracts and bids
  • Experience in supporting large-scale projects and complex change initiatives using appropriate methodologies
  • Experience in developing and sustaining positive working relationships including the ability to understand and work in line with commercial strategy
  • People management experience and commercial consultancy expertise
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills

Desirable:

  • Evidence of cross-Business Unit networking, delivering speedy and proactive commercial advice and knowledge sharing
  • Experience of working in process industries (O&G, Pharma. Etc.)
  • Critical National Infrastructure

Remuneration and Benefits

  • Competitive Salary
  • Company Pension
  • Perk Box
  • Life Assurance
  • Training and Career Development

If you are interested in this position, please send your CV to Anna on or call on 07718489864 for more information.

Belcan Advanced Solutions is a specialist engineering consultancy providing electrical, process, mechanical, control & instrumentation engineering, technical safety services, and OT cyber security consultancy services. Founded in 2008 we are a team of high calibre engineers and have a passion for combining engineering and innovation. Belcan Advanced Solutions is part of Belcan, an international engineering firm founded over 60 years ago, serving customers in over 60 locations worldwide

This vacancy is being advertised by Belcan.