Quantity Surveyor

Quantity Surveyor

Equans | Newcastle upon Tyne, ENG, GB

Posted a month ago

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Domain: Facilities Management/Technical Services Management

Job type: Standard

Schedule: Full-Time

EQUANS are recruiting for a Quantity Surveyor to be based across the Midlands or North East. This is a permanent full-time role working 37.5 hours per week. On offer is a competitive salary, company vehicle or allowance, bonus and benefits package.

The position of Quantity Surveyor is responsible for the minimization of project costs to enhance value for money whilst still achieving the required standards and quality. The Quantity Surveyor will assist the site team in delivering energy infrastructure projects across EQUANS on time and within budget.

What will you deliver?
Financial Reporting – To interpret, create and maintain a CVR and EVA with the creation of regular budget reports. Able to develop forecasts (final position and cash flow)
Estimating – To develop estimates and feasibility studies with design input. Ability to prepare tender documents, contracts, budgets, bills of quantities and other documentation
Commercial Negotiation – Performing risk and value management. Management of the end-to-end payment processes, complaint with the Construction Act, with experience in preparing and reviewing key documents such as applications for payment, payment notices and pay less notices. Ability to critically evaluate and identify valuations. Competent in the issuing of formal notifications. Competent with dispute resolution.
Contract knowledge – Wide understanding of model form contracts (JCT/MF1/NEC etc). Ability to identify the most appropriate form of contract for the given use. Competence to ensure projects meet legal and quality standards, including knowing when to seek specialist advice from the internal Commercial and or Legal Teams.

What can we offer you?

On offer is a competitive salary, car or car allowance, bonus and benefits package, which includes;

Pension Scheme
25 days annual leave (+ public holidays)
Life Cover equivalent to 2x times annual salary
24/7 Employee Assistance Program and access to mental wellbeing app
Employee discount shopping schemes on major brands and retailers
Gym membership discounts
Cycle to work scheme
Broad range of learning opportunities, such as professional qualifications, collective/individual training, and personalized support programmes

Who are we looking for?
Able to react quickly to problems and changes in specifications with updated costings and feasibility reviews whilst ensuring quality and legal obligations are maintained.
Experience in taking commercial positions and identify opportunities to improve project performance and manage risk.
Qualified surveyor with relevant experience in Urban Energy would be advantageous
Effective communication including authoring reports, writing letters, and presenting Time management and planning
Considerable experience operating in the public and/or private sector with a demonstrable track record of directly managing small works within a large and complex estate is essential.
Who are we?

EQUANS is a world leader in energy services with nearly 100,000 employees working in more than 50 countries, with an annual turnover of over 17 billion euros.

In the UK & Ireland, EQUANS is a provider of technical, FM, regeneration and energy services – with specialist capabilities in smart buildings, green mobility, district & embedded energy and decentralised renewables.

EQUANS’ 13,500 UK & Ireland employees combine these activities to help businesses, public sector organisations and government to embrace the energy transition towards net zero, and also the digital & industrial transitions that are redesigning the way we move, work and live.

EQUANS is a Bouygues group company.

What’s next?

If this role is of interest to you, please click below to register, apply, and track your progress! A member of our Resourcing Team will review your application and be in touch.

At Equans we’re committed to delivering a culture where everyone’s voice is heard and supported. We know the value a diverse workforce creates, delivering better results for our people, customers, and stakeholders. Diversity and inclusion is at the core of what we do, should you join Equans you’ll find a welcoming and open workplace where you’re supported and encouraged to be your true self at work. You’ll also have access to our growing employee networks including WiE (Women in Equans), RISE (BAME), LGBTQI+, Working Parents, YPN (Young Professionals Network) and our Disability Network.

For this role, you must have evidence of the right to work in the UK. Unfortunately, we are not able to offer a re-location package with this job role. Certain roles may require applicants to undergo a Disclosure check, as noted in the role requirements.

The EQUANS Resourcing Team supports this job advert. Agency involvement is not required. All related enquiries must come to the resourcing team not direct to EQUANS Managers.

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Job location: Newcastle upon Tyne Tyne and Wear United Kingdom

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