Quantity Surveyor

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Location Kent, United Kingdom
Category Civil Engineering
Job Type Permanent


An opportunity for an ambitious Quantity Surveyor has become available working for an established Profesional Quantity Surveying (PQS) practice that operates across Kent and Sussex.
The company operate work with a number of clients in the civil engineering sector, they are well placed to offer the successful candidate career development and support through to achieving Chartered Status as well as training to accredited Project Management level to QS's wishing to pursue that career path.
This is a hybrid working role with 2-3 days per week expected in the office or on-site in the Kent or Sussex area.

The Role

Reporting to the Commercial Manager the Quantity Surveyor will work on a reservoir project that is at ECC stage allowing the successful to work on the project from inception to completion.
Responsibilities will include assisting with budget and cashflow management of circa £35M per annum
Analysing data to produce accurate cost reports
Understanding contractor's works planning and resource deployment methods to identify and correct inefficiencies.
Carrying out defined cost audit work.
Management of contractors' supply chains and procurement

Experience Required

Suitable applicants will be educated to BSc Quantity Surveying and will be able to demonstrate relevant experience working on civil engineering, infrastructure or utility schemes.
A good understanding of NEC / ECC contracts is essential
A proven track record in driving commercial efficiencies
Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
Ability to build and nurture lasting relationships with stakeholders
This role is open to Quantity Surveyors with experience working for either PQS, Consultancy or Contractors.

For further information please send in your application and one of our experienced consultants will be in touch.

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