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  • Location: Somerset, England
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Nuclear
  • Contact: Peter Reilly
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 07595 651 110
  • Duration: Min 6 Months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 15 September 2021
  • Job Ref: 1037040
A top client is seeking to recruit a QS. Hinkley , Somerset
About the role:
  • QS required for Engineering services related to on - going service works in Nuclear facility
  • Lead the post-contract commercial relationships with a number of Contractors, working closely with Purchasing Teams to ensure management of post-contract procedures is fully aligned with the contract.
  • Ensure the business only pays for what it is due, and achieves good value for money.
  • Implement the PIMSL post-contract and variation management & control tools.
  • Report post-contract savings made through Contract Audit process
  • Manage the development of Forecast Final Costs figures for each element of spend to ensure accurate forecasting of a number of overall project.
  • Analyse sub-contract estimates and forecast costs to ensure they are accurate and will be maintained within the target cost or lump sum depending on contract strategy.
  • Assist in the development of Estimates & Budgets to ensure Leaders understand the overall costs and how much sanction will be required to execute the Scope.
  • Manage costs journal transfers as required to ensure proper cost allocation.
  • Supervise the development of budget phasing information in conjunction with planning & estimating to ensure realistic forecast are contained within annual budgets.
  • Maintain detailed referenced files and supporting documentation to give a complete picture/audit trail for Projects to ensure historical data is retained for future use.
  • Support Purchasing with the validation of Variation Requests from 3rd parties, and with carrying out 3rd Party Audits as required
What you will need:
  • Degree-level qualification in Quantity Surveying, with experience in a related role preferably within the Oil & Gas industry
  • Security Clearance advantageous.
  • Post-Contract management experience in a large complex Nuclear environment, with a proven track record of administering complex and high value Contracts.
  • Skilled in the use of the systems on site to manage costs and control projects
  • Experience of working with a variety of Contract styles and arrangements.
  • Strong negotiation skills.
  • Familiarity with the practical applications of PIMSL financial processes, specifically cost &
  • estimating practices within a project.
  • Ability to manage time effectively to achieve targets and objectives within deadlines.

What’s in it for you:
  • Attractive Rate Negotiable
  • Min 6 Months contract hire.