Senior MEP QS

Posted 19 March 2024
Salary Competitive
Job type Permanent
Sectors Building Services
Contact NameAntonio Gonnella

Job description

An excellent job opportunity for a Senior MEP QS to work for a leading tier one main contractor on signature projects in London.  

What will you be doing?

You will oversee and carry out all surveying activity in relation to M&E package, working closely with design, planning and construction teams. They will look to you to ensure forecasted project margins are met, documentation is prepared and quality assurance processes and systems are respected.
  • To ensure site supervisory staff are aware of the project's scope of works and inclusions in tender packages
  • Preparing tender packages for M&E subcontract works
  • Prepare documents required for the procurement of sub- contractors
  • Prepare contracts and documents for inclusion in tender packages
  • Ensure that the month on month cash position is positive and the forecasted project margin is met or exceeded.
  • Prepare forecasts and report on financial status and cash flow.
  • Administer subcontracts to include payments and claims and submitting progress claims to the client.
  • Maintain strong relationships with Clients, subcontractors, suppliers and consultants.
  • Administer the head contract to include assessment of works completed and where time extensions are needed.
 Lets talk about you..

The suitable candidate will have a degree in quantity surveying or equivalent and a quantity surveying background in construction. Other keys skills and experience will include:
  • Knowledge of the M&E market including costs of labour & resources and the M&E product market.
  • Background in Construction or Building & ability to read drawings / plans
  • Experience of M&E Quantity Surveying and financial knowledge of construction costs.
  • An understanding of contracts and the tender process as well as being able to read drawings and understand contracts and legal issues.
  • Experience in procurement, commercial governance, risk & opportunity management, and cost forecasting & reporting.
  • Exposure to lift installations and ancillary service packages associated with high value projects ranging across multiple sectors would be advantageous
  • Experience in administering M&E sub-contract accounts to final agreement, with a successful run of closures of these accounts with the client 
What do you get in return?

This business is passionate about delivering exceptional projects that leave a positive and lasting legacy in the cities they build.  
  • Discretionary annual bonus, 8% company contribution pension
  • Single private medical cover, employee assistance programme, virtual GP service
  • Competitive parental leave
  • 25 days' annual leave, holiday buy/sell options
  • Several flexible benefits from season ticket loans, discounted gym memberships to a cycle to work scheme.
 If you would like to hear more about the position, then we'd love to hear from you.
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