Quantity Surveyor

Hays Property & Surveying
England, Derbyshire, Chesterfield
Closing date
29 Mar 2023

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Contract Type
Full Time
Chartered Surveyor
Business Type

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Quantity Surveyor for a major drilling company

Your new company
Your new company is the largest onshore deep drilling company based in the United Kingdom operating over 25 drilling and workover rigs and providing a wide range of drilling and associated services to the geothermal, water, mining, and oil and gas industries and for specialised geoscientific drilling projects in the UK,

Your new role
Primarily the role requires the candidate to oversee the effective delivery of contract management across the range of projects to which they are assigned. Typically this includes acting as the contract lead for the company from pre-tender phase to award through to the subsequent contract delivery, with a specific attention to detail and focus on scope compliance and commercial performance. The ideal candidate will have experience of contract management, tendering, negotiation of terms and conditions, subcontractor management, handling claims and disputes, monitoring and tracking cost and managing commercial performance Main Duties:  Establish the Client's brief and maintain a thorough understanding of the contract and the scope of work to be delivered  Act as the point of contact and represent the Company for all contract and commercial related matters relating to the assigned projects  Monitor all incoming and outgoing correspondence under your control and ensure this is effectively communicated to the applicable people within the business and actioned accordingly  Ensure all invoicing is prepared and presented to the client in a timely fashion in line with contract requirements  Monitor and track all spend with respect to the contract services, reporting on a regular basis  Monitor and report on cost versus revenue generation related to the contract on a regular basis  Ensure sufficient controls are in place to capture all spend on the project and ensure that the spend approval process is being adhered to by all members of the project team  Undertake periodic analysis of the commercial performance of contracts under your control and report to the Group Commercial Manager any opportunities for maximising commercial output  To monitor and record additional costs arising from alterations and amendments to the work supported by detailed records and where appropriate bring the same to the attention of the Group Commercial Manager such that they may be raised with the client

What you'll need to succeed

  • Preferably degree qualified in a quantity surveying or engineering discipline
  • Previous experience within the oil & gas, energy, mining or construction sector a distinct advantage
  • Previous experience of administering contracts under a Crine Logic or IADC terms and conditions an advantage
  • Strong numerical skills and commercial acumen a necessity
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills with presentation skills and report writing ability advantageous

What you'll get in return
Excellent salary
car allowance or car
28 days holiday

What you need to do now
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Hays Property & Surveying

Hays Property & Surveying is the UK’s leading specialist property and surveying recruitment consultancy. We specialise In recruiting professionals across all disciplines, including: quantity surveying, general practice, building surveying and project management. Using our unrivalled database of specialist candidates, our expert consultants provide high quality match making, connecting the right people with the right jobs.


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