JOB TITLE: Quantity Surveyor- Telecoms

Industry : Construction & Civil Engineering Job Location : Camberley
Job Reference : 12816SM Job Category : Telecommunications
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 09/01/2017
Salary & Benefits : £55000 - £60000 per annum
Experience Required : See Job Description
Education Required : See Job Description

Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Quantity Surveyor- Telecoms Paying circa £55k- £60k plus benefits Flexible to working from home with office based in Camberley

Job Description

Quantity Surveyor- Telecoms
Paying circa £55k- £60k plus benefits
Flexible to working from home with office based in Camberley

The Opportunity
We are looking for a Quantity Surveyor to lead up the division for our telecoms client who are currently helping to build and design the largest portfolio of Telecoms Sites In the UK. This is an great opportunity for a Quantity Surveyor to make their mark and have full autonomy and control to run their own division. The company provide stability and have a strong workbook for 2017 and beyond. This role can progress into a commercial manager style role for the correct candidate. We are happy to consider Quantity Surveyors to work from home and office and are flexible to discuss the split on this.

The Role
The Quantity Surveyor will be accountable for the financial management and control of suppliers on major business telecommunication programmes. The role will include, tendering, setting up of contract agreements, cost analysis, cost control and validation of applications through to final account.


Acting as lead QS, you will be responsible for

*The validation of applications from a main supplier for kit linked to a telecommunications projects
*Cost management of suppliers on this initial and potential subsequent projects, involving the implementation and identification of savings with suppliers.
*All commercial activities involved for all projects from inception to completion, the monitoring of costs and invoicing for all projects
*All commercial activities including tendering for other clients
*The production of cost/value analysis reports for the projects on a monthly basis during the whole life of the project
*Producing monthly reports to the business on key performance indicators on for cost & Sales, cost analysis, trends etc
*The costing of variations during the works and the notification to the client
*Sourcing new Subcontractors when required in liaison with the project teams
*Ensuring project works/sites are built within budget without quality being compromised and conducting where possible post implementation reviews with the project teams to maximise any commercial opportunity or advantage
*Keeping work in progress to a minimum by ensuring regular invoicing etc

The candidate

The ideal Quantity Surveyor will have

*Previous telecoms/utilities experience would be beneficial, but not essential.
*Sound education background with higher level qualifications in a commensurate subject.
*Experience of working in a commercial/build environment.
*Good communication skills/relationship building.
*Ability to work to tight deadlines and maintain good time management.

The Package
Paying circa £55k- £60k plus benefits

The Agency
Bluefire Consulting Ltd are a recruitment agency working on behalf of our client.

Job Keywords

Quantity Surveyor, QS, PQS, Telecoms, Construction, Commercial, Manager, Camberley, Surrey, CIOB, RICS,

Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Telecommunications recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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