Managing Quantity Surveyor

Location Nottingham
Discipline: Quantity Surveying
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000 per annum
Contact name: Jamie Hooper

Contact email: jamie.hooper@aldwychconsulting.com
Job ref: BBBH2302_1714053763
Published: about 1 month ago

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Are you an enthusiastic Managing Quantity Surveyor looking for a challenging role in the infrastructure sector? If so, you've come to the right place! This opportunity offers the appropriate candidate the chance to play a senior role in cutting-edge, innovative utilities projects in the UK!

As a Managing Quantity Surveyor, you will have the opportunity to manage a team of esteemed Quantity Surveyors, passing on your own expertise whilst having the autonomy to lead the team and progress in your own right!

This role is the perfect fit for an enthusiastic, adaptable Managing QS with excellent communication skills, NEC 3/4 contract experience, and a keen interest in working on forward-thinking utilities projects!

If you want to work for a firm that prides itself on delivering the best results on impactful projects, whilst facilitating employee development and progression, then this is the next step in your career as a Managing Quantity Surveyor!

Responsibilities of the Successful Managing Quantity Surveyor

  • Leadership skills necessary to direct and manage the project team having responsibility, under minimum supervision, delivering projects, including pre and post-project stages.

  • Providing guidance and technical advice to different stakeholders, including effectively chairing meetings.

  • Clear understanding of and competence in project commercial accountability.

  • Actively broaden your experience and expertise in line with the core expertise.

  • Have an up-to-date and developing knowledge of legal and technical matters relevant to the work you do, and the law of the region or country in which you practise.

  • Have an up-to-date and developing knowledge of a range of NEC Contract Forms.

  • Applying the principles of quality assurance and environmental management.

  • Managing the client relationship and service delivery.

  • Effective and efficient in the preparation of feasibility and pre-contract estimates.

  • Effective and efficient transition of pre-contract through to post-contract advice.

  • Productive supervision of support team including adequate planning, monitoring and control.

  • Client interface level of responsibility on a project basis in conjunction with senior grades.

  • Effective and efficient knowledge of a range of project procurement options.

  • Ability to work with the minimum of supervision and on own initiative in a client facing role.

  • Ability to advise clients on strategic matters, key cost drivers, project costs, and added value.

  • Knowledge and understanding of overall construction costs.

  • Experienced in client, consultant and contractor facing roles and working as a member of a busy team. Used to working to tight and ever-changing deadlines.

Requirements of the Successful Managing Quantity Surveyor

  • Proven track record of managing projects for or on behalf of local or national clients.

  • Chartered with RICS - essential.

  • Valid UK Driver's Licence.

  • Assist in business development and/or account management activities.

  • Participate in marketing and thought leadership campaigns.

Aldwych Consulting values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.