Senior Quantity Surveyor

09 Jul 2019
06 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Who are Amey?

Almost everyone in the UK benefits from one of our services

We design, manage and maintain the infrastructure that matters to our customers.

We supply important utilities like water, gas and electricity to your home. We make journeys better by maintaining roads, railways and airports. We keep facilities running smoothly and improve social housing and schools. We keep environments clean by improving sustainable waste management. And we support the country's defence and justice services. With all these key UK services, we're helping.

Why work with Amey?

We make a difference every day for millions of people across the UK - and that's thanks to the passion and drive of our team. Our success is your success so we're as ambitious for our team as we are for our business.

You can be assured that by choosing Amey to further your career, we will encourage your talent and help you identify and achieve your goals. We'll give you everything you need to succeed - the right environment for your personal and professional growth, and help you achieve it.

Playing your part in delivering great service to our customers' gives you the chance to shine, whether that's contributing to some of the most exciting projects in the country, learning new skills or just working with a talented group of people every day. You can make a real difference to your career and the lives of the communities you work in.

What is the purpose of this role?

To support the Commercial team in order to accurately value the works undertaken by the operational teams and, where necessary, gather and provide records to substantiate cost and lead projects under the guidance of the principle QS.

What will this role involve?

* Financial monitoring and reporting of projects assigned,

* Defining and establishing suitable construction contracts with clients to suit procurement needs,

* Ensuring proper administration of the Contract requirements,

* Assist with completion of account,

* Gather and collate records of all work done,

* Undertake payment authorisation of subcontractors,

* Ensure prompt submission of invoices and applications for payment,

* Develop the team through training and mentoring,

* Be responsible for junior quantity surveying staff in respect of: timekeeping, technical training requirements, development, resourcing, performance reviews,

* Contribute to the formulation of the monthly financial reports, both internal management accounts and external applications for payment.

What are we looking for?

* HNC or equivalent in Quantity Surveying Degree advantageous,

* Clean driving Licence,

* Proven track record to demonstrate skills and qualifications,

* Experience of working in a multi-disciplinary environment,

* Experience in the preparation of the interim and final accounts,

* Experience in target cost and re-measurable contracts or similar

* Experience with construction contracts,

* Experience in people-management,

* Forward thinking and interested in developing smart ways of working with teams to realise client and operational objectives,

* Motivated and engaged,

* Commercially aware.

What makes this role unique?

* This varied work load includes Water Requisitions and Diversions on both clean and waste water,

* Mains Renewal and Complex Works.

* You will assist in the daily commercial and contractual aspects of the contracts managed by the operational team