Senior Quantity Surveyor
Balfour Beatty
Bristol, South West
1d ago

About the role

Balfour Beatty has an exciting opportunity for a SENIOR QUANTITY SURVEYOR to join our Highways team to work in Bristol.

Role Purpose :

  • To support and manage the development and implementation of a strategy to increase the commercial performance of their allocated section of the business against agreed targets.
  • To lead not only all the commercial function, but also all processes relating to the commercial function.
  • What you'll be doing

    As a SENIOR QUANTITY SURVEYOR, you will have the following accountabilties :

  • Assessing allocated compensation events including responsibility for managing time impacts as well as cost;
  • Obtaining information from other team disciplines to allow CE's to be assessed;
  • Understanding the consequential effects;
  • Ensure that the commercial performance compensation event recovery is maximised monitored and reported, and business objectives are achieved;
  • Protect BBMPs commercial position at all times, including risk mitigation advice, avoidance and / or mitigation of any potential commercial risks on the Hinkley Marine project;
  • Co-ordinates and contributes towards resolution of commercially disputed matters.
  • Who we're looking for

    You will have the following qualities and experience :

  • You will have appropriate qualifications, and professional membership of the RICS, CIOB or ICES is desirable;
  • Will hold a valid CSCS card;
  • Significant commercial and management experience within the construction and piling industry;
  • Evidence of recent management / leadership development is required;
  • A strong understanding of technical piling issues is preferred;
  • Proven track record of depth of experience in given field of commercial management.
  • 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.

    About us

    Our Highways Business Unit maintain, manage and operate major highway networks across the UK and support local authorities creating communities where people want to live, work and play.

    We provide high quality asset strategy, management and planning consultancy services to a wide range of public and private sector customers.

    We also provide specialist, reliable, sustainable and creative advice for asset management planning and implementation in the UK.

    We create safe, flexible and dynamic public spaces. We are right at the heart of a vital place-shaping agenda that brings together local authorities, local communities, central government and the private sector.

    The essential work is to keep daily life moving!

    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). 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.

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