REF: 28809/001
Posted On : 06 Sep 2017

Senior Quantity Surveyor

Note: Hourly rates will vary for payments under PAYE status or via an umbrella company


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Senior Quantity Surveyor (SQS) to join a highly regarded Civil Engineering Main Contractor. This is a pivotal role within the company based at Heathrow Airport.

Role Description:

*Report and explain the commercial progress to senior project management.
*Cost Planning and pre-contract cost control.
*Recognise and react to cost sensitive areas.
*Monitor & control critical elements of the process.
*Identify & communicate threats to budget & programme
*Evaluate and negotiate tenders including subcontractors and suppliers.
*Assess and identify risks and opportunities as part of risk management
*Compensation event management

The ideal candidate would have the following:

*Hold a valid Degree or HNC in Quantity Surveying

*Previously work experience as a QS ready to take a step up or SQS
*Experienced with the preparation the NEC subcontract and NEC claims
*Professional CIOB Membership - Desired

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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