Senior Quantity Surveyor

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Parker Technical Services is part of the Edwin James Group, a leading independently owned property and infrastructure support services company delivering integrated building and facilities management services. Our team of over 1000 people works for and with a diverse Blue Chip client base across diverse sectors including Manufacturing, Food, Government and private programs. Our goal is to be known as a straightforward, no-nonsense operation that is easy to understand, and easy to work with.

A new job opportunity has arisen for a Senior Quantity Surveyor .

This career opportunity for a Senior Quantity Surveyor will provide commercial, contractual and financial management to projects related to mechanical and electrical projects. Their Primary role will be to ensure project profit objectives and targets are met and cash is managed to maximise performance. The successful candidate will be required to diligently apply proper contractual and commercial practices and carefully manage risk to maximise the financial effectiveness and profitability of the projects under their responsibility

Key Responsibilities
  • Provide pre and post commercial advice / support to the operational teams
  • Ensure completion of contract documentation and undertake contract reviews and negotiations to align with governance requirements
  • Ensure all bonds and warrantied and company guarantees are agreed in accordance with commercial and group procedures
  • Manage and monitor the contract terms and conditions along with contractual negotiations
  • Support the bidding process commercially
  • Ensure that subcontract orders are professional, accurate, comprehensive and issued prior to commencement on site
  • Review and interrogate Cost Value Reconciliations (CVRs)
  • Ensure that all customer variations are maximised, documented, priced and agreed at the earliest opportunity
  • Preparation and agreement of interim applications and final accounts
  • Identify change and implement change control process and agreement
Skills & Experience

We value everyone’s skills and experiences but for this role are looking for people who:

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent
  • Have proven successful experience as a Quantity Surveyor or Commercial Management
  • Experience within the Mechanical & Electrical engineering industry
  • Proven record of contract negotiation, risk management and contract implementation
  • Have a strong financial acumen
  • Ideally have a professional membership of a relevant organisation (not essential)
  • Are a skilled negotiator, within a commercial environment
What we offer
  • A competitive salary and benefits package appropriate to level of position
  • Career development within a successful and growing group of businesses with wide geographical and industry spread

If this is your dream role, then we’d love to hear from you

We are an equal opportunity employer who promotes and celebrates diversity within our business. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation

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