Quantity Surveyor (Civils and M&E) - Energy Projects

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    Coventry, West Midlands

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    £5000 - £54000 per annum + Car allowance + benefits

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    Arjun Patel

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    18 days ago

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Quantity Surveyor (Civils and M&E) - Energy Projects
Flexible on location - Travel
Up to £54,000 + Car Allowance + benefits

We are working with one of the "Big Six" Energy companies in the UK who are currently looking for a Quantity Surveyor to join their team to be involved in the Combined Heat & Power (CHP) Projects across the UK.

You will be responsible for Commercial Management of these complex multi-disciplined (Civils, Mechanical, Electrical, etc) projects throughout the full project lifecycle.

Roles & Responsibilities
As Quantity Surveyor, you will be responsible for:

  • Manage external relationships without conceding the company's brand or values
  • Creating and controlling project commercial controls to ensure the projects are delivered within budget
  • Manage the preparation of contracts and pricing schedules for all types of contracts which includes NEC, JCT and bespoke contracts)
  • Actively seek new suppliers and contractors to improve commercial competitiveness whilst maintaining delivery quality
  • Assist in negotiations with suppliers and contractors
  • Carrying out all QS duties including commercial control, valuation of subcontract applications and invoices, cost analysis, cost performance, etc.

Skills & Qualifications
To be considered for this role, you will ideally have:

  • A relevant technical qualification such as Degree in Quantity Surveying
  • Minimum 5+ years of Civils and M&E Experience
  • Ideally have experience working on Energy projects such as CHP, Power Stations or other industrial projects such as Refineries, Pharmaceutical, Data Centres, etc.
  • Strong financial and commercial acumen
  • Detailed experience of tender assessment and negotiations.
  • Full driving licence is a must and you must be willing to travel 50% of the time

Salary & Package
What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • Up to £54,000
  • Monthly car allowance
  • Other company benefits

To apply for this position, please send a copy of your updated CV along with a cover letter to apatel@astutetechnical.co.uk or dial 02392 288 282 and ask to speak with Arjun Patel who can tell you more about this position

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