Vital Info

  • Cheshire, Greater Manchester
  • Permanent
  • £35000 - £40000 per annum
  • ASAP

JOW1/4112

Quantity Surveyor

Warrington

Up to £40,000

Linsco are currently recruiting for a Quantity Surveyor for a client of ours in the Warrington area. The Quantity Surveyor will have proven experience in the Telecoms industry. Based at our offices in Warrington, you will work closely with the contract delivery team ensuring the profitability, cash management, cost control and accurate reporting of the projects within the region. This is a Permanent role available for the successful candidate.

About company:

Our Telecoms business provides the management and delivery of national and regional network infrastructure to major communications providers. This includes installations, improvements, repairs and 24 hour emergency response networks to high speed fibre networks. We apply our expertise at each stage of the project lifecycle to ensure smooth delivery to our customers and clients.

Responsibilities:

  • Proactive and timely management of cash flow to meet the business unit and divisional targets.
  • Ensuring that cash inflow is maximised, prompt resolution of any delays and negotiations with suppliers to extend terms where possible
  • On project schemes, prepare and present accurate cost to complete forecasts in conjunction with the operational team
  • Ensure commercial challenge at all times to site teams and proactively engage with them to reduce costs and increase value
  • Attend internal and external commercial review meetings
  • Ensure variations are dealt with in a timely manner and accounts are invoiced in line with the required timescales
  • Build client relationships and attend client offices to deal with final account issues through to resolution
  • Manage the commercial aspects of subcontract accounts from procurement to interim and final account agreement with input from the operations teams
  • Preparation of / assistance with the evaluation and submission of claims for variation works
  • Maximising value and minimising cost, ensuring that appropriate controls are in place to monitor and manage the operating cost base
  • Working with the operational teams to deliver and manage performance against the Profit Improvement Plan and Cash Improvement Plan
  • Ensure that the delivery team are briefed and have sufficient commercial support to monitor and react to budget variances
  • Ensure that the group commercial policies are adhered to, that risk to the business is minimised and that the requirements of legislation are met

Ideal Candidate/Skills

  • Proven Experience within the Telecoms Industry
  • An Industry applicable ONC/HNC/GBSc or equivalent
  • Commercial & contractual awareness with a proven track record of success
  • Good knowledge of the construction industry
  • Excellent numeracy skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Analytical thinking skills
  • Ability to use your initiative
  • Good communication skills
  • Excellent team work skills

What you will receive:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Company car / Car allowance
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Holiday trading scheme
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Perks at work scheme (discount from high street retailers)
  • Free eye test vouchers
  • Employee share scheme
  • 3x life assurance
  • Free Parking
  • Flexible Working
  • 5% enhanced pension contribution

Applications:

If you feel that you have the relevant experience to be successful in this position and would like to find out more please apply online today attaching a copy of your current CV. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a discussion on your career.

Due to the vast amount of applications that we receive, it is not possible for us to contact all applicants; therefore only suitable candidates will be contacted. If you do not hear anything back within 7 days of submitting your application, you have unfortunately not been selected.

Linsco are an Equal Opportunities employer. All applications will be dealt with in the strictest confidence.

Applications

If you feel that you have the relevant experience to be successful in this position and would like to find out more please apply online today attaching a copy of your current CV.

Due to the vast amount of applications that we receive, it is not possible for us to contact all applicants; therefore only suitable candidates will be contacted. If you do not hear anything back within 7 days of submitting your application, you have unfortunately not been selected.

Linsco are an Equal Opportunities employer. All applications will be dealt with in the strictest confidence.

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