Quantity Surveyor

England, London
£40000 - £50000 per annum + package
22 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Victoria Satterley
Rail jobs
Contract Type
Full Time

Position Title

Quantity surveyor - Tier 1 Main Civil Engineering Contractor



Contractual hours

Full Time


Central London

Salary and Benefits:

£40,000 - £45,000

Company Car - or equivalent allowance

Private Health Care

Company Pension


Company Overview

Our Client is one of the UK's largest Civil Engineering and Construction companies in Europe, with substantial growth into the infrastructure and rail markets in the last decade, and a substantial forward order book of major projects covering the next 8 years. They have an envious training and development team and are currently attracting some of the brightest and most promising Quantity Surveyors in the industry.

In the UK, there principal market sectors are Rail, Roads, Building, Civil Engineering and Utilities.

Mission Description

A Major Central London Station Upgrade - The Commercial team are looking to strengthen the team with an established Quantity Surveyor. The role will require the commercial management of one or more of the sub contract packages including contract administration (NEC A/C) payments, correspondence, valuation of variations up and downstream, cost to complete, reporting etc.

Principal Duties & Accountabilities

  • Cost and Value management
  • Assist with preparation, maintenance and agreement of Project accounts
  • Assist with providing commercial and financial reporting information
  • Ensure compliance with company standards and procedures in respect of Commercial activities
  • Subcontract procurement and management
  • Assist with claims management
  • Assist with control of project documentation
  • Recording and assisting with management of change
  • Adherence to policies and procedures
  • Ad hoc duties as job requires

Qualifications/Knowledge Required

  • Degree or equivalent level qualification in Quantity Surveying or related construction subject
  • Relevant commercial experience preferably with a contracting organisation

Successful applicants will ideally be MRICS or will gain our full support whilst they progress to APC with either a track record of delivery or be in a position to demonstrate a level of experience that provides a sound footing for the next stage of career development.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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