Senior Quantity Surveyor

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Job Sector:
South East
£55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Salary Description:
Excellent Salary + Company Car/Allowance + Benefits
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Founded in 1968 Griffiths are one of the leading civil engineering and construction organisations working in Wales, the English border counties, and the West of England.

As a Business Unit of Tarmac PLC which is part of a global business in CRH, the career opportunities are limitless.

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join our Infrastructure Team supporting our South West of England region. You will work in the Portsmouth area on our framework contracts.

We are working hard to create a dynamic and inclusive environment and it’s important that our people come from a variety of backgrounds. 
Main ResponsibilitiesAs a Senior Quantity Surveyor you will have worked in the construction industry, preferably on civil engineering projects, but wouldn’t be excluded for consideration if you haven’t. Reporting directly to the Managing Quantity Surveyor, you will be required to prepare and articulate competent plans for any scale of project that comply with Company and functional procedures and standards. Key responsibilities for this role will include:

Overseeing the measurement and preparation of valuations
Preparing and agreeing interim valuations and final accounts
Recording, monitoring and reviewing the financial performance of contracts
Managing financial accounts and report to senior management on the project performance
Liaising and presenting to the client on the project performance
Securing payments from customers within the specified contract terms
Subcontract procurement and management of subcontractor accounts
Pre-contract pricing and agreement project costs.
Mentor and manage subordinate staff

The Ideal CandidateIt is preferred, but not essential, that the successful candidate are;

educated to degree level in Quantity Surveying, although other equivalent qualifications may be accepted (HNC/HND)
members of a relevant professional body e.g. CICES, RICS
experienced of working on general Civil Engineering projects

The ideal candidate will also possess:

A passion for safety
Experience of using the NEC forms of contract
Drive and ambition to succeed
Good interpersonal skills
Good problem-solving skills
Good oral and written communication skills
Numeracy and analytical ability
Good negotiation skills
Commercial awareness
Ability to work independently and as part of a team
Organisational ability
Customer focus and the ability to build relationships.
Good IT skills specifically on spreadsheets, databases and the ability to adapt to bespoke software packages

Why TarmacWe offer an extensive range of career development opportunities and industry-leading rewards, incentives, and benefits:

Company Car/Allowance
Enhanced holiday entitlement 
Contributory pension scheme 
Access to the Tarmac Reward website with discounts on retailers, holidays, etc. 
Access to our Employee Assistance helpline for free and confidential advice 
Access to join our Employee Communities inc. BAME; LGBTQ+; Working Parents 
Training and development opportunities 

Interested?  Why not click here to find out more?  Go on… are you ready to build your future?

Tarmac, a CRH company, is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive work environment for all employees and actively encourage applications from all sectors of the community.

Contact Details:
Tel: 000 000 0000
Contact: Liam Walsh

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