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Project Quantity Surveyor - UKPN ED1SON Alliance

Project Quantity Surveyor - UKPN ED1SON Alliance

Requisition ID 
2017-18930
Work Location 
GB-London
Department / Discipline 
Commercial / Subcontracts
Additional Work Location 
..
Position Type 
Agency / Contract

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood. are recruiting for Project Quantity Surveyor to support the general management of all commercial activities on a substation project based in Canterbury, Kent as part of UKPN ED1SON Alliance Projects.

 

Key Responsibilities 

  • Ensure cost control is maintained on a project basis throughout all functions (procurement, delivery, design etc.)
  • Provide contractual advice to project and operational personnel. Inform the appropriate management of project contractual issues and points of dispute and resolution.  Ensure project personnel understand the application issues of the contractual conditions.
  • Providing support and mentoring Assistant Quantity Surveyors within the respective Project.
  • Accountable for the management, collation, interpretation and analysis of project commercial records.
  • Accountable for the preparation, review and monitoring against the Project Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) in line with project requirements and the ELF and CVR Procedures. Ensure that the process is effectively managed and delivered.
  • Identification of risks and opportunities to project spend/budgets.
  • Manage project subcontract packages, including compensation events, measurements and valuations.
  • Accountable for ensuring that all Early Warning Notifications, Notifications of Compensation Events, Quotations, etc. produced to the required standards and submitted in accordance with contractual time scales
  • Manage the compliance and suitability surrounding processes and procedures on a project basis.
  • Prepare, review and submit applications for payment in the format and time required under the Contract. Agree the application and produce and reconcile differences between application and certified payment.  Ensure that a correctly detailed invoice is raised and submitted in a timely manner and monitor payment
  • Liaising with the Accountants to ensure correct cost reporting.
  • Support and champion the delivery of Wood. values and associated KPI’s.
  • To work within established Wood. policies and procedures
  • Promote Wood. values and standards and exhibit appropriate behaviour in accordance with Company ethos
  • To demonstrate safety, integrity & commitment at all times

Skills / Qualifications

  • Proven appropriate business experience within a similar commercial role
  • Degree or equivalent experience in commercial and / or business management
  • Experience of NEC 3 Form of Contract
  • Experience or working within the Power Industry coupled with knowledge and an understanding of Substations and or Overhead Lines projects would be a distinct advantage.
  • Living local to or within a commutable distance to Canterbury, Kent would be a distinct advantage.

** Must have Proof of Right to Work within the European Union **

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

 

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