Senior Quantity Surveyor - Manchester Airport

Galliford Try
Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
09 Feb 2018
19 Feb 2018
Note for Recruitment Agencies:
We prefer to hire directly, but we do have an approved supplier list for when we'd like a helping hand. We'll be in touch if we need you.

Role Overview:
Due to an increase of work on our highly successful MAG framework we are now looking for an SQS with experience in Aviation to join the team at Manchester Airport.
The successful candidate will be responsible for all commercial matters on a project/ number of packages on the Manchester Airport Transformation Programme West Apron Works.

Key Responsibilities:
Reporting to a Managing QS, the SQS will be responsible for:

· Ensuring accurate records are maintained for their projects
· Ensure appropriate sub-contractor agreements are in place across their projects
· Producing accurate monthly internal and external cost value reconciliations across their packages / projects
· Ensuring change is captured and all notices are issued.
· Instigating any dispute resolution, ensuring all claim notices are issued.
· Ensuring the prompt settlement of Final Accounts

· Assisting with tendering projects under the existing MAG Framework

Experience and Qualifications:
Applicants must be qualified to HND/degree level. Membership of an appropriate professional body would also be desirable.
You must have a proven track of success of delivering projects as a Senior Quantity Surveyor within the Aviation civil engineering sector.
Knowledge of the business risks and opportunities associated with project delivery within the Aviation sector.
Experience of management of key suppliers including sub contractors and designers.
Ideally you will have worked for a main contractor and have knowledge of NEC3 contracts

Applicants must also be:
  • Analytical with the ability to quickly assimilate information
  • Able to develop ideas and present them concisely
  • A leader providing clear direction in order to achieve 'buy in'
  • Able to demonstrate a high level of commercial knowledge and understanding
In Return:
With an ambitious strategy, we're poised for further growth and success, so if you're committed, talented and enthusiastic, Galliford Try is the right place for you.

In return we offer an opportunity to work on some of the UKs most exciting construction projects, in a fast paced environment where each day brings new challenges as well as a competitive salary and benefits package. We will always consider flexible working hours and arrangements.

About us:
We are one of the UK's leading housebuilding and construction groups. For 100 years, Galliford Try has helped to shape the world around us and today we are at the forefront of the construction industry with approximately 5,550 employees working on a huge range of housebuilding and construction projects. As a FTSE 250 listed UK business, our focus is on delivering first class business solutions and building long-term relationships with our customers, employees, supply chain and communities we work in. Our involvement in some of the UK's most high profile and innovative projects ensures our employees benefit from unrivalled opportunities and career progression.

Construction Division:
As a major UK contractor our Construction Division has a diversified workload in the public, regulated and private sectors. The Division boasts a strong reputation for providing whole-life solutions, high standards of project delivery, and an ability to innovate. It predominately operates under either the Galliford Try or the Morrison Construction brands, and is organised into five key segments: Building, Infrastructure, Facilities Management, Investments and Integrated Solutions.

Operating under Galliford Try in England and Wales and Morrison Construction in Scotland, we are a leading contractor on infrastructure projects in the public and regulated sectors. From highways and rail to renewable energy and water, delivering a specialist capability from concept and design through to project implementation and maintenance.

Galliford Try celebrates a diverse workforce and as an Equal Opportunities Employer, we welcome all applications