Senior Quantity Surveyor

Carmichael are seeking a Senior Quantity Surveyor who has experience within you utilities industry predominatly within the gas sector.


Duties to include 

Undertaking the efficient and effective management and issuing of accurate, timely and compliant notices and correspondence 

Ensuring contractual and commercial risks and opportunities are identified to the Contract Leader 

Preparation and agreement of applications for payment or the assessment & preparation of payment certificates.  

Maintaining registers of variations, delay, extension times and claims  

Compliant and consistent implementation of the Company's commercial policies and procedures.  

Prepare supply chain enquiries, negotiate, administer and finalise / close out supply chain contracts.  

Ongoing liaison with site team, supply chain and Customers’ representatives  

Maintaining awareness of the different construction contracts in current use  Understanding the implications of health, safety and environmental regulations.  

Ensure all health, safety and environmental risk situations are brought to the attention of Contract Leader / Project Manager

Experience and Qualifications 

Holds an RICS / CICES accredited degree

Senior Quantity Surveyors will hold or be nearing completion of Full Membership with RICS / CIECS  

5 years commercial experience in the construction industry with demonstrable track record of achievement  

Experience of managing the NEC Suite of Contracts including ECC and ECSC  

Demonstrable financial and commercial acumen  

Extensive experience of technical minute taking at contractual meetings and able to demonstrate the ability to collate information, prepare reports, payment certificates and interim financial reports and closeout reports.  

Extensive experience of drafting effective contractual correspondence and the facilitation of collaborative solutions  

Experience of developing & implementing procurement