Managing Quantity Surveyor

  • Job Reference: 222302
  • Date Posted: 10 May 2022
  • Employer: Kier Ltd
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive + benefits
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Job Title: Managing Quantity Surveyor - Change Manager
Location: Twickenham
Business Area: Kier Infrastructure - Major Projects
Contract: Permanent
Salary: Competitive + benefits

The team here at Kier Group are trusted to deliver on the UK's most critical national infrastructure projects. From Crossrail to Hinkley Point C, our building work spans once-in-a-lifetime urban regeneration and landmark commercial developments, right through to cutting-edge laboratories and large-scale public sector facilities - completed end-to-end by our in-house team with the expertise and vision to deliver high-value, complex projects.

We are Kier, one of the UK's leading Construction and Infrastructure services, working on projects such as Hinkley Point C, Sellafield and Mogden Sewage Treatment Works. We are now recruiting for a Managing Quantity Surveyor to join our Major Projects team to support the substantial growth of our Mogden project.

Key Responsibilities

In this exciting role, you'll provide essential input including financial and contractual performance forecasts to the management team and ensure that business targets and KPI's are met. You'll ensure the early identification of change is managed and expectations are met regarding the timely submission of variations. Solid client liaison and building strong relationships are a necessity to build on our existing excellent relationship with our client. Innovative solutions will be sought to often complex mechanical and electrical problems and the ability to effectively communicate these to the team is a necessity. The forecasting and monitoring of spend against approved Client budgets will be required and you also be responsible for the preparation and review of monthly cost reports for your work section area.

What do we need from you?

You'll be qualified to a degree level or equivalent and have demonstrable experience within a similar role. You'll have proven track record of working on NEC or IChemE Contracts and experience working with Coins/Causeway/Oracle accounting systems. In addition, you'll be a confident user of MS Office in particular Microsoft Excel and be a holder of a full UK driving license. Professional Accreditation such as RICS or ICE and experience in using CEMAR is desirable but not essential.

Find out more here about the great rewards and benefits we offer our employees.

Kier is committed to creating supportive and inclusive opportunities for all our applicants and employees. We appreciate applicants from all backgrounds and we specifically encourage those from underrepresented communities to apply. Take a look here to learn more about our commitments to diversity and inclusion. If you require any reasonable adjustments during any part of the application process, please let us know so we can discuss and arrange these by emailing InclusiveRecruitment@kier.co.uk.

Closing Date: Friday 17th June 2022

Please note, interviews may take place before the closing date, and we reserve the right to close applications early.

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