Engineering Cost Solutions in Construction

dcl

Square

A Senior M & E QS  is required to join dcl. This is an opportunity for the right individual to join the practice and contribute significantly to its growth and direction. You will need to be a dynamic individual with the desire to succeed and an ability to manage clients and develop work.

 

Work will be both office based in Purley, or a more convenient central London location and on construction projects in London and the home counties.

 

Five years plus QS / Commercial experience is essential and a demonstrable knowledge of mechanical and electrical systems, plus a reputation for providing a quality service to your customers.

 

                Salary :                             Substantial package to attract the best

 

                Employment status :        Permanent following six months probation

 

                Location :                         Purley, Surrey and site office in London and the home counties

 

                Working Hours :               8.30 to 5.30 Monday to Friday

 

                Responsible to :               Mark Diviani - Director

 

Principle Duties :

 

Procurement and procurement advice

 

Contractual advice and support

 

Measuring and describing construction work

 

Undertaking the valuing of variations and change orders

 

Preparation of budgets and cost plans

 

Cash flow forecasting

 

Preparation and agreement of final accounts

 

Ability to deal with contractual issues such as extensions of time, loss and / or expense, terms and conditions etc.

 

Support / preparation claims in contractual disputes

 

Personal Qualities :

 

Part 1 - Key experience and qualifications

 

Five to seven years relevant experience

 

Good all round knowledge of the construction industry

 

Construction related qualification or degree in quantity surveying, preferred but not essential

 

Professional membership of the RICS, A Cost. E or CIOB preferred but not essential

 

Possess excellent written, oral, interpersonal and negotiation skills

 

Knowledge of IT and the ability to proficiently use word and excel

 

Clean driving licence

 

Part 2 - Abilities, Skills and Knowledge

 

You will need to be a confident individual able to communicate well and interact with clients and project personnel

 

You should have the desire to become involved with the future development and strategy of the practice

 

Self motivation and the ability to work on your own initiative is essential

 

You will need to be a team player with the ability to work under pressure and have the ability to manage projects unsupervised

 

You will on occasions be expected to manage, control and supervise junior members of staff

 

How to Apply

 

To apply for this position please send via email a comprehensive CV to

 

Interviews will be held ASAP to suit candidates requirements.

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