Balfour Beatty plc Jobs 2022 in Inverness, Scotland, United Kingdom – Senior Quantity Surveyor

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About The Role

A Senior Quantity Surveyor is an experienced QS who has a track record in managing all costs relating to building and civil engineering projects, from the initial calculations to the final figures. They seek to minimise the costs of a project and enhance value for money, while still achieving the required standards and quality. Typically they will be a Chartered Member of the RICS, ICES or CIOB. They will have experience of managing a small team of less experienced commercial staff as well as mentoring others on their journey to becoming professionally qualified.

What you’ll be doing


Has a good knowledge of and adheres to the Companys GMCEs, BMS and other governance

Analytical Thinking & Decision Making

Orders information and systematically checks data

Maximises digital opportunities

Cost Engineering

Prepares Activity Schedules, Resource Schedules & analyses tender documents


Critically appraises, estimates and negotiates the above with 3rd parties


Reviews complex contract programmes such as Time-Location,

ssists with the preparation of delay and disruption programmes

Project Management

Monitors subcontract activities, measure and respond appropriately

nalyses the commercial progress and report to senior project staff

Manages commercial aspects with Customer and Stakeholders for their area of responsibility


Undertakes constructability analyses using construction programmes

Prepares procurement programme and helps develop the strategy

Commercial Management

nalyses rates & prices, agreement of variations and or compensation events as required

Undertakes customer and stakeholder management for their area of responsibility

Prepares, submits and negotiates claims when required

Prepares Internal reports, commercial progress and financial reconciliation

Development, Recruitment and Retention

Maintains own Personal Development Plan

Manages HR/People aspects for direct and indirect reports (PDRs etc)

ctively supports the development of others incl professional mentoring

Produces plans for team to achieve goals / aspirations

Supports recruitment of lower grades

Who we’re looking for

The Following Qualifications Are Essential

BSc or MSc in Quantity Surveying or experience equivalent

Membership of RICS, ICES or CIOB (or working towards)

The Following Qualities/experience Are Desirable


Teamwork / Role Model


chievement Focus (Achieving Results)

Business and Customer Awareness

pplies organisational aims & objectives

Identifies with the customer needs

Recognises opportunities & threats

Why work for us

Day in, day out, our teams deliver amazing projects in challenging conditions; developing, managing and maintaining the vital infrastructure and public spaces that modern economies, societies and communities rely on.

About Us

We value diversity and celebrate individual differences, believing that our inclusive culture helps the business continue to grow as a strong, dynamic and innovative organisation.

Balfour Beatty is a corporate signatory to WISE (Women in Science & Engineering). Our aim is to attract more people from diverse backgrounds to help us build on our inclusive culture. We are a member of the Top Employers’ Charter through which we demonstrate our commitment to enabling parents to progress and enhance their careers whilst managing the challenges of family life.

Balfour Beatty is also Gold Award holders in the Ministry of Defence ‘Employer Recognition Scheme’ and actively encourage applications from Armed Forces personnel, veterans and reservists.

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Company: Balfour Beatty plc

Vacancy Type: Contract · Associate

Job Location: Inverness, Scotland, United Kingdom

Application Deadline: N/A

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