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Job Profile

We have exciting opportunities for Quantity Surveyors to join our fast-growing defence team in the UK. The defence portfolio is part of the wider advisory programme delivery unit which delivers services to projects ranging in scale and complexity from £millions to 20bn, through the technical disciplines of programme management, project controls, scheduling, cost management, estimating, infrastructure finance, management consulting, digital consulting, education and healthcare management.

Our portfolio of defence projects offers an extensive range of programme support capabilities to defence agencies, including the UK Ministry of Defence (MOD), and several other worldwide defence sector service suppliers.

Job Description

* Support and advise the project manager in respect of fulfilment of all contractual obligations.
* Monitor and process on behalf of the client commercial queries from consultants and contractor’s.
* Attend progress meetings to respond to commercial matters raised.
* Attend internal management meetings to input to reportingprocesses
* Check submitted assessments and applications and process
* Clarify any queries with consultant or contractor and agree with project managers.
* Carry out periodic commercial checks and due diligence in conjunction with the project manager to ensure information submitted corresponds to records held by the consultant or contractor.
* In conjunction with the project manager provide ongoing assessment of consultant or contractor’s estimate to completion.
* Assist project managers with internal change control process for conject and budget adjustment – advise the PM of all necessary commercial actions to be taken
* Receive and check consultant or contractor’s final account. Negotiate any amendments and reach a final figure and recommendation for acceptance or rejection.
* Act in accordance with the project leaders instructions
* Comply with QES system and group/unit directives
* Preparation of monthly management reports
* Secure new and repeat business in line with the sub-divisionalbudget
* Prepare estimates and cost plans in line with the brief
* Preparation of standard documentation – reports, valuations, letters, financial statements etc
* Assess applications for payment inline with the contract terms
* The production of lessons learned report for post contractreview
* The collection and analysis of cost data

Candidate Specification

* Will be working towards chartered status (MRICS)
* Proven skills and experience of delivering within a Cost Consultancy/Main Contractor
* Chartered QS CMRICS or Degree qualified in a Quantity Surveying subject (or equivalent)
* Demonstrable track record of working in the management servicesenvironment
* Flexibility in work location and travel
* Excellent report writing skills
* Ability to prioritise and able to work under pressure
* Ability to establish and maintain good working relationships with clients and colleagues
* Excellent presentation and communication skills
* Effective time management
* Customer focus

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Cost & project management

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Europe and Central Asia


United Kingdom

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David McFall
Login or Register Will be working towards chartered status (MRICS)Proven skills and experience of delivering within a Cost Consultancy/Main ContractorChartered QS CMRICS or Degree qualified ina Quantity Surveying subject (or equivalent)Demonstrable track record of working in the management services environmentFlexibility in work location and travelExcellent report writing skillsAbility to prioritise and able to work under pressureAbility to establish and maintain good working relationships with clients and colleaguesExcellent presentation and communication skillsEffective time managementCustomer focus

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