QS/Senior QS

Marske Site Services
Excellent Staff Benefits
27 Sep 2016
25 Oct 2016
Contract Type
MSS Recruitment are working with one of the world's leading engineering professional services consulting firms, who are now looking to recruit a QS/Senior QS to join their expanding team. The Role Our Quantity Surveyors aim to provide effective project control to ensure that the project is delivered on time within budget to the client's satisfaction and maximise all opportunities to enhance revenue. Experience of working on Highways and transportation projects will be essential for these positions. Core Functions: •Where applicable to mentor and support junior members of the project commercial team •Measurement and Preparation of approximate BOQ from pre AFC drawings •Preparation of Early stage /Sanction Grade Estimates •Preparation and issue of enquiry documentation •Bid Analysis •Tender clarification meetings / award and contract documentation.· Setting up systems of project control ( drawings, specifications, engineering query, correspondence and change registers) •Drafting of contractual correspondence. •Communication of project control requirements and templates •Establishment of baseline cost report and schedule •Establishing project reporting requirements ( month end)· Management of the Project Cost Report including VOWD and Forecast at Completion •Change management •Re-measurement and agreement of current workscope. •Agreement of VOWD with subcontractors and suppliers •Subcontractor and supplier payments· Identification of potential claims. •Drafting of contractual correspondence. •Cashflow forecasts and updates. •Accrual provisions. •Chairing regular commercial meetings with key delivery contractors •Active participation at client project performance reviews •Active participation in regular review of project risks and opportunities to minimise outturn cost through Value Engineering and maximise opportunities for improved returns. •Earned Value analysis i.e. planned vs. achieved vs. expended. •Productivity/efficiency analysis/calculation (dependent on Contract style). Desired Skills/ Experience: • Experienced in the use of major standard forms of Contract including NEC and FIDIC • Commercial awareness • Multi Discipline Capability • Good MS Office Skills • Clean Driving Licence • Degree • Membership of a relevant professional body (RICS/ACostE/CIOB) • Excellent communication skills • Ability to work in a team environment • Experience in one or more of the following sectors: Oil and Gas / Petrochem Social housing Property Infrastructure Power and Utilities Energy This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/66716591