Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • Job Reference: 211834
  • Date Posted: 30 April 2021
  • Employer: Kier Ltd
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  • Location: Crawley, West Sussex
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive + benefits
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Title: Senior Quantity Surveyor

Location: Croydon

Business area: Kier Utilities - UKPN Alliance

Join Kier, connect to your future.

Kier creates spaces and places that make a positive difference for people, businesses and communities. We bring our spirit of innovation and collaboration to every single project, from buildings, highways, Rail & Utilities and Major projects. So, find out more about creating a future for you - and for everyone.

Within Kier Utilities we support UK Power Networks in 'keeping the lights on' for 8.2m customers throughout London, the South and the South East. As part of the ED1SON Capital Delivery Alliance - comprising UK Power Networks, Morrison Utility Services and Clancy Docwra - we are charged with delivering a £1billion+ project programme in the 2016-2023 ED1 regulatory period.

About the role

The Capital Programme annual budget is circa £140m with Customer Connections project often above £100m. Project values range from £100k to £30m including high profile schemes such as HS2 and the Battersea Development.
You will build a team where trust, integrity, honesty and openness are encouraged and valued and ensure you own team is continuously challenged and developed.

Whilst you demonstrate highest levels of commercial integrity and financial self-assurance, you will provide transparent, accurate and timely approach to commercial reporting. You will identify and proactively manage commercial process, efficiencies, practices and risk.

What we need from you

A commercially focused, degree qualified (ideally chartered) individual with surveying experience ideally within the utilities industry. You will have NEC3 framework experience and a solid understanding of Alliance Contract delivery. You will need to lead the area commercial team and ensure the business commercial requirements are delivered both at project and business unit level.

If you have strong commercial awareness, with an understanding of budgeting, cost control, risk mitigation, and business targets and reporting requirements, then this is the role for you.

Bring your talent and ambition to Kier and you'll enjoy the scope and opportunity to invest in your own future, to build your expertise and contribute to a rich and diverse culture.

You can also expect a competitive salary and a strong benefits package that includes:

  • Access to our valuable pension scheme Matched up to 7.5%
  • Kier Retirement Savings Plan
  • Company Car
  • Generous annual leave allowance
  • Options to participate in Cycle2Work and
  • Payroll Giving schemes
  • Two employee Share Scheme options
  • Flexible and Agile working (dependent on your role)
  • Access to Kier Rewards, our exclusive Discount Shopping
  • Site with deals available at over 800 retailers
  • Plus many more benefits geared to your wellbeing

    Make the journey. Leave a legacy.

    Being part of Kier means living our values of being Collaborative, Trusted and Focused. We all have the potential to shape our world, and it's through these values that we will leave a lasting legacy. Bring your talent and ambition to Kier and you will be given the scope and opportunity to invest in your own future, to build your expertise and contribute to a rich and diverse culture.

    Kier is an inclusive employer.

    Let's shape your world together.

Closing date 28th May 2021