Who are we?
Our client is the UK s largest water and wastewater company. We make a daily difference to our 15 million customers by supplying 2.6 billion litres of water through 32,000 km of pipes, keeping taps flowing and toilets flushing. Every one of our client s actions, big and small, matters every day. Water is essential to life, so our business is always open.
Quantity Surveyor - What you ll be doing
As a Quantity Surveyor, you will primarily be responsible for all the commercial and operational aspects of contracts within your department. You will join one of our established and expanding Commercial Teams and over the course of your career with our client, you will have the opportunity to work on a variety of projects ranging in value from £25k to £200M.You will be commercially ensuring our client meets all its contractual, legal, and commercial obligations whilst engaging and advising professional service colleagues such as Senior Management Accountants and Operations Managers. A tenacious approach and a keen eye for detail are required whilst carrying out site measurements, estimating/producing month-end valuation documentation and assessing payment applications.
Hybrid working - Can be based in the London area
Attend ad hoc meetings or site when required
36 hours per week, Monday - Friday
Full training and excellent wider benefits package
Quantity Surveyor - What you should bring to the role
Have held the position of Quantity Surveyor or had extensive experience in a commercial role covering contract management and price negotiation, dispute resolution and accurate financial reporting etc
Hold a degree in Quantity Surveying or similar
Have site measurement experience or similar
Be excellent at building and maintaining relationships
Have experience of engaging at local management level
Hold a full UK valid driving licence and have your own transport
Quantity Surveyor - What s in it for you?
You will be a part of a highly professional Quantity Surveying team empowered to make decisions and responsible for all commercial aspects of their contracts. The role will provide a diverse range of Quantity Surveying duties in pre and post contract areas.
You may also have an opportunity to become a Chartered Quantity Surveyor and you will work within a very successful structured APC training programme with the support network of several Chartered Quantity Surveyors, RICS APC assessors and colleagues studying to become MRICS and FRICS.
Our competitive salary package includes an excellent contributory pension, 26 days holiday per year increasing to 30 with length of service and a wider benefits scheme including our benefits hub, which is packed full of offers and information to save you money and support your wellbeing.
This is a dynamic, rewarding, and diverse place to work, with opportunities around every corner. If you join our team, you ll enjoy a fulfilling career, flexible working arrangements and a wider benefits scheme including our benefits hub, which is packed full of offers and information to save you money and support your wellbeing.
We re also proud to be an equal opportunity employer, Stonewall Diversity Champion, and Disability Confident Leader employer.
We deliver life's essential service so our customers, communities and the environment can thrive. This means, when a crisis happens, we all rally round to support our customers. As part of Teams, you ll have the opportunity to sign up to support our customers on the frontline as an ambassador. Full training will be given for what is undoubtedly an incredibly rewarding experience. It s also a great opportunity to learn more about our business, meet colleagues and a earn bit of extra money along the way.
Forward Assist Recruitment is operating as an employment agency. Forward Assist Recruitment is an Equal Opportunities employer; we welcome applicants from all backgrounds