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Quantity Surveyor UK/36/QS

Quantity Surveyor UK/36/QS

09/05/2017

Role Reference No: UK/36/QS

Location: Manchester, UK

Position Type: Full Time

Job Type: Permanent

 

The Role

BCEGI UK has an exciting opportunity for a Quantity Surveyor to join our expanding commercial team in Manchester.

Duties/responsibilities:

As a Quantity Surveyor, you will support all BCEGI activities, preferably, but not limited to:

  • Developing, implementing and reviewing effective commercial and contractual practices within a project ensuring:
  • Timely and accurate applications for payment compliant with the contract, Housing.
  • Grants Construction and Regeneration Act 1996 if appropriate.
  • Stringent Cash Management and Forecasting.
  • Maintaining Risk Management processes and procedures.
  • Ensure proper and timely notification of Contract or Insurance events.
  • Contractual correspondence.
  • Preparing accurate and prudent cost /value analysis.
  • Budget preparation.
  • Approving Interim and Final account measurement.
  • Approving Pricing and Rating variations.
  • Obtaining appropriate Extension of Time.
  • Management, interim and final account agreement of sub-contracts.
  • Good quality and accurate records are kept.
  • Drafting Claims (where appropriate) for approval prior to submission.
  • Maintenance of cost control systems for demonstration to clients (where required).
  • To produce Project Procurement Strategy Documentation.
  • To produce Project Value Enhancement Plans.
  • To ensure the effective performance management and development of his/her direct reports, and the effective organisation of everyone within the commercial activity on the project.
  • To assist in the provision of a commercial appraisal of a project for external audit purposes.
  • Accountable for specific areas of responsibility and deliverables and manages the associated risks.
  • Delivers activities to support operational objectives for their specific contract, project or specialism.
  • Inputs to planning activities with horizons of typically 6 months to one year.
  • Operates within agreed operational and/or management guidelines.
  • Interacts with client or users around specific work efforts and deliverables.
  • Supports delivery of Health and Safety policy and standards.
  • Manages the activities of others to meet deadlines and quality standards taking account of impact outside area of responsibility.
  • Focus of work is predominantly against defined targets but performs a range of tasks from complex to straightforward.

Requirements:

  • 5 years’ relevant experience in Quantity Surveying.
  • Sound commercial and contractual knowledge, with advanced risk control skills.
  • Educated to degree level or equivalent in relevant subject.
  • Membership of relevant body.
  • Awareness of the tendering process, JCT form of contract.
  • Holds current CSCS card.
  • Strong work ethic.
  • Good team player, with good interpersonal and communication skills.

The Company

We are BCEGI UK, a subsidiary of Beijing Construction Engineering Group, an international investor and construction company specialising in bring projects to life. As a Top 225 global Contractor, we provide design-build, general contracting and purchasing with logistics.

BCEGI UK are committed to attracting local talent, bringing together a diverse team of highly experienced people who are key to making BCEGI a great place to work.

Careers

We are always looking for new talent.

If you’ve got the ambition to work for a highly respected, international construction business, as part of our dynamic, friendly and multi-cultural team, we’d love to hear from you. We’re always looking for local talent to work with us on our range of exciting projects across the globe.