Managing Quantity Surveyor/ Commercial Manager

Recruiter
Jackson Civil Engineering
Location
Nottingham
Salary
Highly Competitive
Posted
04 Aug 2017
Expires
16 Sep 2017
Jackson Civil Engineering has an exciting opportunity for a Managing Quantity Surveyor/ Commercial Manager to join their team covering the Northern Region. You will be on a full time permanent basis, with a highly competitive salary plus benefits. Jackson is a multi-million pound civil engineering firm, working out of seven regional offices across the country. Our clients keep coming back because they know we always deliver. We're savvy enough to recognise that it's the people on the ground who make our organisation work and that's why we invest in all our staff, to help them develop inspiring and enjoyable careers. We are now on the lookout for a Managing Quantity Surveyor / Commercial Manager in our Northern Region to manage the commercial function and take responsibility for the operating region alongside the Regional Director. Main responsibilities of our Managing Quantity Surveyor / Commercial Manager - Ensure regional staff comply with commercial procedures and contractual requirements. - Guide and advise regional staff on contractual and financial issues affecting the commercial aspect of the region. - Recruitment, management and development of regional staff, identifying training where necessary. - Identifying potential risks and evaluate options for control - Review and authorise certification for contract payments to sub-contractors. - Management of regional staff to ensure contract variations are identified and maximise recovery. - Management or regional staff to facilitate timely applications for payment and prompt final account settlements. - Notify the Board of Directors of major financial and commercial problems or disputes. - Prepare documentation for dispute resolution when required. - Prepare and review CVR reports with Contracts Managers and agree reporting position prior to submission to Regional Director. - Present commercial reporting to the Regional Director. What we’re looking for in our Managing Quantity Surveyor / Commercial Manager This is no ordinary company, here at Jackson we pride ourselves on being a first class firm and for that we need first class people You will need to demonstrate knowledge of working as a Managing Quantity Surveyor on a broad range of Civil Engineering projects including highways, infrastructure and structures. You will need to be proficient in all aspects of the NEC form of contracts. We are looking for an excellent communicator who will also need to demonstrate excellent man management skills. RICS or ICES would be desirable. Benefits of working for us We don’t just offer a great place to work with a family feel atmosphere, we also offer life assurance cover, company pension scheme, 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, childcare voucher scheme and a cycle to work scheme. If you feel you are the right candidate for the role as our Managing Quantity Surveyor / Commercial Manager then please click ‘apply’ now We’d love to hear from you Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK and hold a full UK driving license. This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/75304885