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Quantity Surveyor

  • Location: Seascale
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 16 days ago

  • Sector: Nuclear
  • Contact: John McVeigh
  • Contact Email: jmcveigh@nrl.co.uk
  • Contact Phone: 01946 820 002
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 13 April 2021
  • Job Ref: 1031120
NRL are currently recruiting on behalf of a major engineering client for a Quantity Surveyor locally on a contract basis but staff options also available. 


About the role:

  • Work closely with the Supply chain in developing the appropriate commercial / contractual strategies
  • Carries out assessments of overall commercial and contractual health and supplier resourcing capability for the projects portfolio
  • Delivery of the procurement of consultant, supply chain and contracting services relating to the portfolio
  • Liaising with Supply Chain to ensure that corporate Supply Chain strategy, policy and procedures are implemented by project
  • Ensure effective project governance procedures are in place, in particular record keeping, contract administration/correspondence and change management and is responsible to the Project Manager/ Project Portfolio Manager for the effective management of the contract obligations/timescales/ processes
  • Processes, reviews and recommends valuations for projects including verifying man hour returns, site costs, etc
  • Carrying out audits (as required) on suppliers
  • Advise on commercial correspondence with particular regard to correspondence concerning valuations/estimations of projects within the regional portfolio
  • Attending commercial meetings (as required) and providing input on contractual / commercial issues
  • Producing monthly reports to the Project Manager on project costs (incorporating a measure of cost from outset

Candidates could have:

  • Working knowledge of relevant Health and Safety legislation
  • Proven project and commercial management success
  • An analytical bias with the ability to provide solutions to issues
  • Well versed in modern commercial management techniques within complex, multi-functional organisations/ project environment
  • Understanding of commercial contracting strategies within an engineering environment
  • Exhibits a strong awareness of the level of interaction required with the project team function to support the successful delivery of projects
  • Good working contractual/legal knowledge
  • An understanding of delivery techniques in highly regulated markets
  • HNC/HND in an Engineering discipline or equivalent (Desirable)
  • Professional membership of an appropriate professional body (e.g. RICS) (Desireable)
  • MACostE (Desirable)  

If this position sounds of interest please submit your CV and details on this advert applicaiton.