Quantity Surveyor - Power

Mackenzie Stuart
Newcastle Upon Tyne
£40000 - £50000 per annum + car, pension
12 Oct 2016
29 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Role: Quantity Surveyor- Power Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 Attractive Benefits Location: Newcastle, UK The Client Mackenzie Stuart is currently working with a global engineering company who are seeking to appoint a Quantity Surveyor. As quantity surveyor you will manage proposals with the objective of securing quality orders for projects within UK markets as a part of the pre-contract award function. The role will potentially cover proposals with various categories of projects. The role reports to the Civil Engineering Manager - HV Substations. The Role: An expert in comprising large scale tenders focusing on Substation Projects £10Million in value. Review proposal specifications and drawings to determine scopes of work and required contents of estimates Coordinate with subcontractors and suppliers about prospective work Assess the market for shifts/patterns that may contribute to increase in future workload Liaise with capture team and advise on engineering, construction, planning aspects to provide a value solution. Oversee and review the work of the estimating department ensuring an effective and streamlined bid process Research pricing for estimates based on historical and regional costs Research new bidding opportunities and newly advertised projects within the division's territory Assist in creating, organising and maintaining vendors and subcontractors lists in order to facilitate quotes for projects Key Experience: Degree / HNC / HND; preferably Quantity Surveying or Construction / Engineering related. Attained or working towards professional accreditation to the RICS would be an advantage 5 - 10 years Experience in a similar role; with Site/Construction experience preferred. Prior working in the Electricity T&D Industry would also be advantageous. Experience in tendering processes & packages. Contractual acumen is a key requirement, with experience in the use of a number of forms of Contract, in particular NEC3 & its' various options. Working knowledge of the NEC3 Contract is a primary requirement of the role. If you believe you are at this level and have the correct skills, please forward your CV on accordingly. Due to a large anticipated response, if you do not hear back from us within 14 days, please assume your application has not been successful. Mackenzie Stuart is a leading executive search and selection business. From our offices in Leeds, London & Toronto we provide retained and contingency recruitment solutions across industry and have specialist recruitment consultants that work within the Oil & Gas, Mining, Infrastructure & Built Environment, Medical & Scientific, Healthcare, Education, Finance & Accountancy, Insurance, This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/66864696