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Advertiser: Dovetail Human Resource Services

Job Title: Senior Quantity Surveyor / Commercial Manager
Rate:£45K to £65K Per Year
Description: My client is a leading global provider of integrated facilities and corporate real estate management. We are recruiting a Senior Quantity Surveyor/Commercial Manager to join the team located in Leatherhead. The successful Senior Quantity Surveyor/Commercial Manager will be fully responsible for acting as the focal point for all cost and contract issues on the account from preparation of a capital plan, to preparing high level and detailed project estimates, ensuring that all contracting requirements are in place and appropriate and managing the invoicing process. In delivering these responsibilities the role will be supported by an Account Coordinator and the local variable resources appointed to each project.

Role Summary:

• Commercial advice to aid the capital planning and feasibility process to gain pre-approval providing high level cost and procurement advice using as much project information as is available.
• Review/oversee the RFP/tender process to select 3rd party providers required to support the development and implementation of projects
• Review overall process and protocol for cost management. Based on outcome of the review, steps to be taken where necessary to streamline the cost estimating and cost reporting process.
• Collation of new cost data and use of client’s historic cost data for benchmarking. Furthermore, the accuracy of the initial budget should be assessed at the end of each project as part of the project close out process, and scope reconciled to identify scope creep.
• To own/oversee the Invoice process (both to client and from providers) and to manage the Project Coordinators activity in managing this process
• Perform high level commercial reviews on all projects and performing occasional audits of cost underspend/escalation on live & completed projects.
• Work closely with account finance team to prepare and develop capital expenditure budgets and project forecasts.
• Own all financial process and the interaction with Technology – specifically ProjectInsight
• Manage the preparation of ‘Project Orders’ (fixed price proposals for Project delivery)
• Enhancing value to the account reputation through application of cost management policies and procedures.

Experience Required:

• Previous Programme Management Office experience would be preferred
• Qualified Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and proven quantity surveying industry experience.
• Graduate degree in a sector related subject.
• Experience of Oil/Gas sector would be an advantage but not essential
• Articulate, professional person.
• Excellent client relationship, communication and facilitation skills.
• Intermediate to advanced level in Microsoft Office applications.
• Excellent interpersonal skills, confident and experienced in dealing with people of all levels.
• A team player that interacts effectively with colleagues and clients.
• Strong analytical and organisational skills with the ability to prioritise workload with an attention to detail and willingness to complete projects.
• Ability to work independently with minimal supervision when necessary.
• Proactive and positive attitude with a calm and methodical approach to work.
• Ability to learn new tasks, systems and skills quickly.
• A ‘can do’ attitude.

Skills Required: Senior Quantity Surveyor / Commercial Manager
Job Type: Permanent
Start Date:
Contact: Hettie Orpin Contact E-mail: Click
Contact Tel: 01635 43100 Contact Fax: 01635 550 743
Reference: SQS/KT/HO Added: 22-09-2017
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