Quantity Surveyor

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Quantity Surveyor to join a highly regarded Civil Engineering contractor in London at one of Europe's busiest airports. 

Ideal candidates will have significant commercial experience on major projects in the UK. This candidate will also have worked within one or more of the following areas rail, airports, highways & construction and a strong understanding of commercial requirements, tendering, and compensation claims will be highly advantageous.

Key Accountabilities

  • Provide input to the cost reporting system and manage financial status of projects
  • Identify, value and manage change and maintain change register
  • Coordination with supply chain and business units to produce accurate cost reporting
  • Produce accurate forecasting and commercial reporting to internal teams and client
  • Understanding of project risk, basic plant, equipment and labour costs to manage financial status of projects
  • Working knowledge of standard forms of contract - Measured Term, Traditional Lump Sum and Design & Construct

Essential Skills & Qualifications

  • 5 Years + experience (Essential)
  • Degree in Quantity Surveying / Engineering (or minimum HNC equivalent qualification)
  • Experience working on major civils works packages
  • Expert understanding of NEC 3 forms of contract
  • Excellent written and verbal communication