A Quantity Surveyor is required on a PERMANENT basis to join the A14 Project
It is the UKs biggest road project running between Ellington and Milton. Totalling £1.5bn of allocated funds, this project will see around 25 miles of road works including the widening of the existing A1 between Alconbury and Brampton, 21k of new road which will create the new three lane carriageway between Huntingdon to Cambridge and then finally widening and improvements to the existing A14 between Swavesy and Milton.
Split into 6 sections, the project will be carried out over 5 years with the final section due to start in 2020.
As Quantity Surveyor you would be responsible for, but not limited to, any of the following;
Support the project team in all commercial matters
Liaise with the site teams and take the lead with contract administration, including record keeping.
Ensure timely submission of valuations Ensure cash flow is maximised including ensuring payments are received on time
Ensure the accurate and timely evaluation and agreement of final quantities, revised and additional items, rates and compensation events Skills:
Previous surveying or experience of working within a commercially focused environment
Previously worked as an Assistant Quantity Surveyor
Experience using NEC form of contract is highly desirable
Must be flexible and able to work as part of a team and using own initiative
Excellent communication skills
Ability to use a range of IT packages including Microsoft Office and bespoke packages Literate and Numerate
The successful candidate will not only benefit from working with a main contractor on a major civil engineering scheme, but they will also benefit from working with a firm who prides on looking after their candidates. The client offers a competitive salary, great package and a competitive referral scheme.
Applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK to apply for this position and will be required to provide the appropriate original evidence. Throughout the business, CarmichaelUK promotes a culture where diversity is welcomed and celebrated. We place paramount importance on our inclusive recruitment philosophy and will do our very best to support those applicants who may need adjustments in order to take part in the recruitment process. Please do let us know if you require any additional assistance by calling us on 020 8522 8888 and we will be pleased to help where possible. For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business. To view similar positions at various locations throughout the UK visit our website.
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