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Managing Quantity Surveyor wanted! (Civils Infrastructure)

06 Aug 2018
Kenton Black Ltd
£55,000 to £65,000 pa
Alfreton,Derbyshire,United Kingdom
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UP TO £65,000 + PACKAGE

A well-known main contractor has approached me seeking a Managing Quantity Surveyor to join their Derbyshire offices.

In this position, the successful candidate will find themselves managing a team of Senior, Intermediate and Assistant QS’s working on a range of civils infrastructure projects in the Midlands valued typically between £1m - £8m.

This is a great opportunity for a Managing QS looking to move to a top civils contractor or for a SQS with some managerial experience to progress their career.

Project Types:
• Roads/Highways
• Structures
• Environmental schemes
• General civils infrastructure

• Management of an existing commercial team with regional control over commercial matters and reporting.
• Control of commercial matters on a number of projects including production of cashflow 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

• BSc degree qualified (Quantity Surveying or related)
• Minimum of 5 years post graduate experience
• Computer literate – Word, Excel, MS Project, Conquest or similar estimating packages
• Experience in NEC3/JCT/ICE forms of contract.

Key Skills:
• Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate and influence people at all levels
• Confident when working autonomously
• Strong time management skills
• Strong leadership style
• Good problem-solving skills and creative flair

West Midlands, Warwickshire, Leicestershire, Derbyshire (Offices in Derbyshire)

Salary & Package:
• Up to £65,000 per annum
• Car Allowance or Company Car
• Pension Contribution
• Generous Holiday Allowance
• + More

This is a great opportunity for an experienced Senior Quantity Surveyor or Managing Quantity Surveyor to join a well-known civils main contractor on varied civils infrastructure projects.

Apply Now! Or for more information on this vacancy, please contact Sekani Sherrott on 0121 237 3700.


• Up to £65,000 per annum • Car Allowance or Company Car • Pension Contribution • Generous Holiday Allowance • + More

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