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Managing Quantity Surveyor

  1. Whitehaven, Manchester, London
R-108942

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We’re AtkinsRéalis, a world-leading design, engineering, and project management organization. We connect people, data, and technology to transform the world’s infrastructure and energy systems.

Our Project & Programme Services team are proud to deliver on some of the most prestigious construction projects across the world. It's thanks to our talented people and their diverse thinking, expertise and knowledge. Join us and you'll be part of our genuinely collaborative environment, where everyone is supported to make the most of their talents and expertise.

When it comes to work-life balance, AtkinsRéalis is a great place to be. So, let's discuss how our flexible and remote working policies can support your priorities. We're passionate about are work while valuing each other equally. So, ask us about some of our recent pledges for Women's Equality and being a 'Disability Confident' and 'Inclusive Employer.

The Atkins Realis Manchester office is seeking to recruit a MANAGING QUANTITY SURVEYOR within our Industry Business Sector. This business sector contains a number of blue-chip client organisations and as a result some of the projects we work on are high profile and have a high capital value. We are looking for individuals that can manage commercial activities on site for the client and form part of a team approach to project delivery. The Candidate will be a key member of the relevant site-based client team and have the responsibility of day-to-day client liaison including continuing to develop the AtkinsRéalis profile within the client office and secure repeat work and new business. This is a fantastic opportunity for an energetic individual with an experienced background in the industry sector, ideally process, petro-chemical, pharmaceutical, or nuclear to join our team; in return AtkinsRéalis will provide the necessary support to develop your career to the next level.

Role Responsibilities:

  • To be based on the client site in Cheshire 4 days per week.
  • Responsible for management of the QS team, ensuring compliance with the clients Project Control processes and procedures including delivery of technical training.
  • Provision full quantity surveying duties.
  • Production of various classes of project estimates including commercial risk registers.
  • Perform project audits and peer review of sanction estimates.
  • Maintain “waterfall” charts to track the key movements through estimate development through project approval gates.
  • Implement the standard Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) principles from the early inception of the project.
  • Advise on contract strategy and timescales including commercial strategy.
  • Estimating/cost planning trough all project phases.
  • Production of Contract Documents (Project, Term, Specialist).
  • Formal monthly project reporting.
  • Monitoring all work executed, at all stages, to ensure that an accurate and professional service is offered.
  • Implement change control processes and management.
  • Guidance of team members in technical and contractual obligations and duties.
  • Professional interface with other disciplines and the client's representative.
  • To ensure that reports are delivered on time to the client.
  • To provide full efficient and effective services in all technical and contractual aspects of professional practice.
  • Service delivery to the clients and act as primary interface, ensuring we continue to secure the client’s confidence.
  • Effective management of internal job costings in relation to the fee and services to be provided and resource requirements.
  • Productive supervision of subordinates including adequate organisation, planning, monitoring and control.

Candidate Requirements:

  • BSc in Quantity Surveying Ideally Chartered.
  • Proven ability to demonstrate the effective delivery of QS duties.
  • Fully experienced in Industry Sector Projects.
  • Ability to manage a team on major/complex projects.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of overall project requirements and the ability to advise clients knowledgably on overall project costs.
  • Demonstrate effective leadership and high commitment in order to achieve goals.
  • Proven record of client liaison and achieving client satisfaction.
  • An innovative and proactive approach to your work.
  • Ability to solve problems.

Why work for AtkinsRéalis?

Join our Project & Programme Services team and expand your career on some of the industry's most exciting and newsworthy construction projects – from Sizewell C to the world's tallest hotel, London's Heathrow Airport to Europe's first eco-friendly mosque. You'll enjoy invaluable exposure to international expertise as well as innovation in local niche areas. Communities are at the heart of our work and our people are proud to be working towards a Net Zero Carbon future and regenerating cities across the UK.

Corporate Social Responsibility | AtkinsRéalis Careers (atkinsrealis.com)

AtkinsRéalis is committed to developing its people both personally and professionally. Our colleagues have the advantage of access to a high ranging training portfolio and development activities designed to help make the best of individual’s abilities and talents. We also actively support staff in achieving corporate membership of relevant institutions.

Careers at AtkinsRéalis (atkinsrealis.com)

Meeting your needs:

To help you get the most out of life in and outside of work, we offer employees "Total Reward." It's a package that can be tailored to your changing lifestyle, career and personal needs.

Making sure you're supported is important to us. So, if you identify as having a disability, tell us ahead of your interview, and we’ll discuss any adjustments you might need.

New name, new era. We are AtkinsRéalis.  It will take some time for all our information to update – you can still refer to our fantastic benefits via the link below:

YourReward at AtkinsRéalis (snclavalin.com)

Additional Information:

This role may require security clearance and offers of employment will be dependent on obtaining the relevant level of clearance.  If this is necessary, it will be discussed with you at interview. The vetting process is delivered by United Kingdom Security Vetting (UKSV) and may require candidates to provide proof of residency in the UK of 5 years or longer. If applying to this role please do not make reference to (in conversation) or include in your application or CV, details of any current or previously held security clearance.

We are committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive community - a place where we can all be ourselves, thrive and develop. To help embed inclusion for all, from day one, we offer a range of family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements and employee networks to support staff from different backgrounds. As an Equal Opportunities Employer, we value applications from all backgrounds, cultures and ability.

Link: Equality, diversity & inclusion in the UK & Europe (atkinsrealis.com)

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