Our client has unparalleled international experience in infrastructure projects, bridges, highways, tunnels, dams and marine works.
As a result of a significant award in the Aberdeen area they are now looking to appoint an experienced Quantity Surveyor ideally from a main contractor civil engineering/marine background for the multi-million pound Aberdeen harbour Expansion Project.
Previous experience of the following would be beneficial but not essential- dredging, marine piling, construction of any of the following; cofferdam, caisson, Sea Terminal Berths, jetty's, Lock Gates, harbours / ports, Quay/sea walls, breakwaters, RC concrete.
In this instance my client is looking for interested applicants who already live in the Aberdeen area (or commutable) and/or are willing to relocate on a permanent basis
About the role
You will provide commercial expertise in the delivery of the contract.
You will be involved in managing the commercial reports, ensuring the commercial targets are achieved including project and programme cost, quality and time.
Carry out tasks as instructed by various members of the Commercial/Quantity surveying team, such as measurement for valuations
Ensure all duties are carried out in accordance with standard company HSE procedures and work instructions
Assist in the management and maintenance of the contract cost reporting system as directed by the line manager
Prepare cash flows for payments in and out
Assist in the preparation of accurate forecasts of project cost to completion and final value
Assist with sub-contract tender process and support the preparation of sub-contract documentation
Prepare payment certificates for sub-contract work
Assist with the preparation of interim applications for payment
Assist with the valuation of variations
Assist with the preparation of valuations and claims, ensuring that they are supported by relevant records
Assist in the preparation of accurate monthly reporting of cost and value on the project(s) in line with the Company's reporting process
Identify potential risk and opportunities and escalate these as appropriate
You will be responsible for ensuring all aspects of the commercial plan are completed and will produce contract month end statements and performance reports, as well as feeding commercial project information back to the client.
Key Requirements -
* Proven track record of delivering high value construction projects ideally in the Civils sectors.
* Degree qualified in Quantity Surveying or similar discipline.
* Qualified or working towards, MRICS / MCIOB / MICES.
* Comfortable interfacing with Senior Management and Stakeholders.
* Excellent analytical skills to make informed, balanced business decision and reporting findings to Clients and Stakeholders