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Project Quantity Surveyor

Posted: 19 Nov 2019 Closes: 8 Dec 2019
Nationwide projects, preferably midlands based Plus company benefits
Permanent & Full-time 103627

Project Quantity Surveyor

Salary: £37,384 - £ 47,461

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Location: Nationwide projects, preferably midlands based

At E.ON Energy Installation Services Ltd, we are a multi-disciplined construction company delivering exciting projects across the UK. We’re a true construction company working on multi million pound projects to procure, coordinate and deliver a vast array of measures to our diverse portfolio of clients. However it is not just energy efficiency measures we offer, but also traditional building services. At the forefront of new technologies in the UK, we’re the experts delivering for local authorities and housing associations, as well as one off measures for our able to pay customers. Be it installations (loft CWI, EWI), Heating, Biomass, Heat Pumps or PV, we’re leading the way in regenerating communities and building a better future.

We’re currently looking for a talented professional with a strong financial and commercial background to carry out quantity surveying duties on a range of projects across the UK. Primarily site based – often three days a week – you’ll be responsible for the commercial control of the projects. That will involve the valuation of subcontract applications and invoices, raising internal invoices, carrying out cost analysis and monitoring project performance from contractual and commercial perspectives. Reporting to the Managing Quantity Surveyor, you’ll also be responsible for the preparation of pricing schedules and a wide range of contract types, including T&M, NEC, JCT and bespoke service agreements. It will also be down to you to provide contractual, commercial and financial support for the Delivery team.

However, you also bring stakeholder management skills. That’s because another of your key responsibilities will be managing our relationships with contractors and suppliers, leading negotiations with them as well as ensuring they are all fully approved and adhering to the highest quality standards. You will always be striving to improve commercial competitiveness as well, fostering relationships with new suppliers and contractors wherever you can. You will be supported in all this by an Assistant Quantity Surveyor, so you’ll be expected to help with their development too. This is a great opportunity for an experienced professional to take their next construction step, with one of the biggest energy companies in the world.

What we need from you

  • A degree in Quantity Surveying or equivalent.
  • Strong financial and commercial experience.
  • Proven management experience in a quantity surveying department.
  • A strong track record in specification writing, contract negotiation and sub-contract procurement.
  • Excellent numerical and analytical skills.
  • Good communication skill
  • Implementation of profit improvement plans
  • CVRs
  • A full UK driving licence.

What else you need to know
This is a permanent role.
Due to the nature of the roles a DBS (Disclosure Barring Service) check will be required.
E.ON is committed to being an inclusive employer. We recognise that everyone is different and we aim to provide a working environment where each person feels respected, valued and able to achieve their full potential. If you require any reasonable adjustments, please just let us know. For more information click here.

What you'll get in return

26 days’ holiday plus 8 bank holidays.

Generous pension scheme.

Company Car.

Share incentive plan.

Flexible benefits.


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