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Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • Location: Warrington
  • Salary: Competitive DOE
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 21 days ago

  • Sector: Nuclear
  • Contact: Kayleigh Bentham
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01942 323277
  • Duration: 12 months initially
  • Start Date: 2022-04-26
  • Expiry Date: 26 May 2022
  • Job Ref: 1040839


NRL are currently recruiting for a Senior QS for work on Nuclear projects. This role is on a contract basis Inside IR35. The role will be working for a Leading Nuclear support client.


  • Provide commercial management and support to Q.S.’s as may be applicable for each project / contract

  • Provide commercial support and expertise to projects being responsible for a range of

    commercial activities (bid governance, reviews, change management, compensation

    event contractual notices, etc.)

  • Proactively ensures contract compliance exists and proposes and monitors correction

    plans to ensure any non-compliance is eliminated

  •  Management of commercial risk including effective management and mitigation of supply chain risk to ensure that the Company’s commercial position is best protected

  • Ensure that all major work packages are well defined, procured on suitable terms and

    conditions, with quantified risk

  •  Settlement of Final Accounts with Sub-contractors

  • Act as ‘champion’ for the communication and embedding commercial guidance and

    expertise, initiatives, policies and procedures across the relevant project teams

  • Act as a role model, consultant and ‘commercial’ coach to the project teams to ensure

    consistency of approach in commercial awareness, and developing and maintaining

    positive relationships

  • Please note this is a condensed list and a full JD is available.

  • Educated to degree level (or equivalent) in Building Services Quantity Surveying or have a

    general degree in Quantity Surveying


  • Significant experience in a Quantity Surveying role

  • Detailed understanding of business requirements and ensures these are adequately

    provided for in the overall sourcing strategy

  • Experience in managing business stakeholders to meet milestones and deliverables

  • Good understanding of day to day commercial administration in the Engineering and

    Construction industries

  • Experience in managing multiple projects at any given time

  • Excellent generalist commercial experience

  • Evidence of delivering on accountability's and driving the commercial agenda

  • Experience in delivering to project commercial strategy, and to delivering on large and

    complex contracts and bids

  • Experience in supporting large-scale projects and complex change initiatives using

    appropriate methodologies

  • Experience in developing and sustaining positive working relationships including the

    ability to understand and work in line with the customers commercial strategy

  • People management experience and commercial consultancy expertise

  • Excellent NEC3 skills

What’s on offer

  • 12 month contract

  • Competitive Hourly rate

  • Hybrid working

About NRL

NRL connect global engineering companies with the right people to bring their projects to life. As we progress your application our team of talented recruiters will be on hand to support you to secure your next role.

We welcome applications from every walk of life, and are committed to driving diversity and inclusion within the industries we support. That’s why our Member Committed to Diversity status with the Association of Professional Staffing Companies is so important to us.

For temporary workers and contractors opting to work with us through our Pay As You Earn (PAYE) payroll service, we’re delighted to offer a wealth of benefits including access to virtual and telephone GP appointments 24/7, health and wellness resources, gym discounts and retail savings.