Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • Job Reference: 2362
  • Date Posted: 29 April 2024
  • Location: Bury St Edmunds – UKPN (MCS), Barton Road, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP32 7BG
  • Salary: On Application
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

We're looking for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join our Natural Resources and Nuclear team based in Bury St Edmunds.

Location: Suffolk, Bury St Edmunds- some remote working available, with travel to the office required

Contract: Permanent - Full Time - flexible hours available if desired, just let us know

Salary: Up to £70,000 depending on experience

What will you be responsible for?

As a Senior Quantity Surveyor, you'll be working within the UK Power Network team, supporting them in the delivery of set commercial objectives in relation to profitability and cash collection and providing commercial advice to operational counterparts.

Your day to day will include:

  • Ensuring that business targets and client KPI's are exceeded and that problems are identified and resolved at an early stage.
  • Producing and provide cash flow forecasts, budgets, financial and contractual performance forecasts to the management team including the external stakeholders.
  • Carry out budget preparation and dissemination and ensure that managers are briefed and are able to monitor and react to budget variances
  • Review monthly CVRs with team prior to submission to Managing Quantity Surveyor/Commercial Manager. Ensure month end reporting is compliant with business timescales and that commercial and administrative systems, budgets, and cost control procedures are utilised.
  • Operate risk and opportunity schedules as a live document taking responsibility for developing mitigation measures where risks are identified.

What are we looking for?

This role of Senior Quantity Surveyor is great for you if:

  • Experience at a senior level in relevant industry or equivalent
  • Possess an appropriate qualification and have sound commercial and business knowledge.
  • Must have a thorough understanding of NEC suite of contracts or similar.
  • You have excellent IT skills specifically within Microsoft Office and similar software.

We're all about finding potential here at Kier, and transferrable skills are always welcome! So, even if you don't tick every box, please apply and we can have a chat.

Rewards and benefits

We're proud to be able to offer our brilliant people a wide variety of benefits that you can tailor to your needs. You can see more information of benefits here .

Diversity and inclusion

Making Kier a diverse and inclusive place to work is a huge priority for us. We're proud of the steps we've taken so far, but we know we must always do more. Our employees are key in shaping Kier's diversity and inclusion initiatives and our people have made a huge impact on how we work, by using their experiences to shape our policies. You can see our D&I action plan here .

Due to the nature of this role, you will also be required to complete a Basic Disclosure and Barring Service Check (applicants with criminal convictions will be treated on a case-by-case basis. We do not discriminate based on an applicant's criminal record or the details of any offences disclosed to us). Some roles may also be subject to further pre-employment checks.

We look forward to seeing your application to join the #constructionrevolution #joinkier