About the role
Balfour Beatty has an exciting opportunity for a SENIOR QUANTITY SURVEYOR to join our Power Transmission & Distribution business based in Somerse t for the Hinkley Cables Project.
Role Purpose :
Senior Quantity Surveyor is experienced QS who has a track record in managing all costs relating to building and civil engineering projects, from the initial calculations to the final figures.
They seek to minimise the costs of a project and enhance value for money, while still achieving the required standards and quality.
What you'll be doing
On a day to day basis you will be responsible for the following :
Orders information and systematically checks data
Prepares Activity Schedules, Resource Schedules & analyses tender documents
Critically appraises, estimates and negotiates the above with 3rd parties
Reviews complex contract programmes such as Time-Location,
Assists with the preparation of delay and disruption programmes
Monitors subcontract activities, measure and respond appropriately
Analyses the commercial progress and report to senior project staff
Undertakes constructability analyses using construction programmes
Prepares procurement programme and helps develop the strategy
Analyses rates & prices, agreement of variations and or compensation events as required
Prepares, submits and negotiates claims when required
Prepares Internal reports, commercial progress and financial reconciliation
Maintains own Personal Development Plan
Actively supports the development of others
Produces plans for team to achieve goals / aspirations
Supports recruitment of lower grades
Who we're looking for
You will have the following qualities and experience :
BSc or MSc in Quantity Surveying or experience equivalent
Why work for us
Day in, day out, our skilled and dedicated teams deliver a range of proactive and reactive services which support a reliable and safe supply of power flowing to millions of homes and businesses around the world.
Our contracts range from 50,000 schemes to 100 million plus major projects.
Our people are our biggest asset and we focus on recruiting, training and developing the people who can apply innovation to deliver the infrastructure of the future.
We nurture these talents, offer a great benefits package and continually invest in developing the skills of our people at every level.