Quantity Surveyor

  • Job Reference: 202296
  • Date Posted: 16 September 2020
  • Employer: Kier Ltd
  • Location: Lutterworth, Leicestershire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Procurement
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Quantity Surveyor

Location: Lutterworth

Business Area: Kier Utilities- Western Power Distribution

You can count on us

Kier work as part of a framework for Western Power Distribution to ensure its customers have power in their homes, businesses, schools and hospitals. We are an essential member of the team mainly working on reactive and planned maintenance in Exeter, Bristol and down to Cornwall.

We employ a large number of teams across the region, whose role it is to either respond to emergencies to dig down in the street or on private property to give our client access to repair their asset, or to lay new mains cables as part of their ongoing planned maintenance programme. Our responsibility begins with planning the works and finishes with us clearing site having put it back to the same or better condition than when we arrived, making sure that customers are happy and informed throughout every stage of the works.

In this exciting role, you will be responsible for ensuring commercially our tenders are assessed correctly and risks identified, procurement of subcontractors is in line with Kier procedures, liaising with the project teams to carry out reviews of progress against contract margins, ensure cash flow is maximised and assist the Manging QS with month end reporting.

What do we need from you?

We need someone who's got previous experience in a similar role, posses an appropriate qualification and have sound commercial and business knowledge. You must have experience working with NEC suite of contracts.

Bring your talent and ambition to Kier and you will be given the scope and opportunity to invest in your own future, to build your expertise and contribute to a rich and diverse culture.

In return, we will give you a competitive reward and benefit package that includes:

  • Competitive salary
  • Matched pension scheme up to 7.5%
  • Free Life Assurance
  • 26 days annual leave (with the opportunity to buy or sell holiday)
  • Access to a range of attractive flexible benefit options to tailor your package to suit your lifestyles
  • Two employee Share Scheme options
  • Flexible and Agile working (dependent on your role)
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Access to Kier Rewards, our exclusive Discount Shopping Site with deals available at over 800 retailers!

Make the journey. Leave a legacy.

Being part of Kier means living our values of being Collaborative, Trusted and Focused. We all have the potential to shape our world, and it's through these values that we will leave a lasting legacy.

Kier is an inclusive employer

Closing date: 22nd September 2020