Senior Quantity Surveyor

Mott MacDonald

Location: England

Job Type: Full time


Senior Quantity Surveyor
Job Description :
Do you want to work for a company whose purpose is to improve society by considering social outcomes, and to transform businesses, communities, and opportunities for it's employees? Mott MacDonald is a global consultancy whose people do exactly that.

As Senior Quantity Surveyor you will be supporting the team within Water and Environment.

What you will contribute to the team;

  • Ensuring robust estimates are provided that are aligned to scope and makes due allowance for all risks and opportunities
  • Managing commercial inputs to the procurement process including ensuring that strategies are developed and agreed
  • Contracts are properly managed and administered in accordance with contract requirements including compliance with all responses to communications, payments, programme submissions etc
  • Ensuring robust cost management is undertaken at all times, taking a proactive approach, providing solutions with a 'can do' attitude
  • Ownership of accurate commercial reporting
  • Proactive management of project and programme risk including ensuring that mitigation plans are in place and implemented
  • Development of strong client relationships across its organisation
  • Supporting internal business development initiatives

Required for the position of Senior Quantity Surveyor;

  • Chartered Surveyor (MRICS)
  • Ability to prioritise and able to work under pressure
  • Ability to establish and maintain good working relationships with clients and colleagues
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills
  • Ability to demonstrate a flexible approach to work
  • Technically and commercially aware able to deliver on all pre and post contract service delivery
  • Ability to advise and problem solve
  • Proactive and self motivated
  • Effective team management skills
  • Preferred, but not required
  • A knowledge and expertise in the water/waste water industry sector
  • Uses a systematic approach to critically examine the situation from different perspective
  • Gather relevant information from different sources in reaching a decision
  • Generate and weigh the different options in arriving at decisions
  • Weigh the risks and consequences of all options
  • Make well reasoned, sound and timely decisions based on the needs of the situation, the clients and the team members
  • Involve and consult those affected by the decision
  • Maintain and build on existing client relationships to anticipate need
  • If you meet 80% or more of what we're looking for, please still apply. We understand not everyone will meet all the requirements, but you might have skills we didn't know we need.
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