Balfour Beatty has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join our Regional team to work in East Anglia -
Cambridge / Norfolk / Suffolk.
We require a SQS for 2 civil engineering projects in East Anglia, at Lowestoft and Kings Lynn;
Reporting to a Commercial Manager the role will be initially to set up the project including subcontractor procurement and setting the project up on Oracle R12 our core financial system through to day-
to-day commercial management and final accounting.
What you'll be doing
As a Senior Quantity Surveyor you will :
Ensure all Subcontractors are aware of HSEQ obligations;
Ensure all Subcontractors have the appropriately qualified workforce;
Produce and update Subcontract Procurement Schedule;
Lead Sub-Contract procurement;
Complete letting sheets;
Chair Subcontract Pre-let meetings;
Ensure signed order in place prior to commencement of work;
Managing subcontractor accounts, interim payments, notices, final accounts, etc;
Preparing monthly subcontract liabilities and subcontract section of cost plan;
Monitoring against No unauthorised and un-reconciled increases in subcontracts;
Prepare and agree monthly payment applications;
Monitor payments to ensure we get paid and pay on time;
Lead management and reporting of the WIP and cash;
Produce cash forecasts;
Manage Accrual Report;
Producing regular and accurate financial reporting and Financial section of Project Review;
Manage and evaluate risk & opportunity;
Prepare Early Warnings and Compensation Event Notices;
Manage and maintain quotation timescales and protocol (obtain quotes from supply chain);
Preparation and agreement of Compensation Event quotations;
Ensure quotations do not include assumptions;
Agree Disruption allowances to be included in quotations;
Maintain Tracker schedule;
Ensure programme accurately includes all delay entitlements;
Maintain archive and complete at the end of the Project.
Who we're looking for
Personal Qualities and Experience :
Experience of NEC forms of contract;
Experience of Oracle systems or similar.
Why work for us
Day in, day out, our teams deliver amazing projects in challenging conditions; developing, managing and maintaining the vital infrastructure and public spaces that modern economies, societies and communities rely on.
We value diversity and celebrate individual differences, believing that our inclusive culture helps the business continue to grow as a strong, dynamic and innovative organisation.
Balfour Beatty is a corporate signatory to WISE (Women in Science & Engineering) and a member of Stonewall's Diversity Champions programme.
Our aim is to attract more people from diverse backgrounds to help us build on our inclusive culture. We are a member of the workingmums.
co.uk Top Employers' Charter through which we demonstrate our commitment to enabling parents to progress and enhance their careers whilst managing the challenges of family life.
Balfour Beatty is also Gold Award holders in the Ministry of Defence 'Employer Recognition Scheme' and actively encourage applications from Armed Forces personnel, veterans and reservists.