Quantity Surveying & Construction Jobs Hong Kong - Middle East - UK

Quantum Expert Witness

Ref MAX7171 Job Posted 29/01/2016 Region London Location London Salary GBP90-110 + Package Salary Band £100,000 to £149,999 TypePermanent Consultant Adam Cadwaladr

A leading international claims consultancy is seeking a Quantum Expert to join their London office, UK. The ideal candidate will have testified in court, and acted as an Expert Witness on major construction disputes in the UK and overseas. You will be a technical director of the company in their expert division, providing services to a wide range of clients in global construction industry.

Responsibilities and Duties

The role available is to work as an Expert Witness within the business, providing Quantum Expert Witness services on major claims & disputes in the construction market. A large amount of your time will be spent analysing documents at an expert level and assessing any grounds for negligence or unreasonable pricings and reporting these findings. You will testify and be cross examined in court, so previous experience of this is a must.

The majority of this work will relate to the Arbitration and Litigation process of major claims. During a standard calendar year, you will likely be involved on multiple projects and the role will offer exposure to an exciting variety of projects.

Desired Skills and Experience

- Experience testifying in court on major construction cases - Strong knowledge and understanding of typical Quantity Surveying duties including cost plans and variations is essential - Experience of working on site for either a Consultancy or Contractor in construction is essential - All sector experience in considered due to variety of works - You should be within an easy commute of Central London

Qualifications/Educational Requirements

- FRICS - FCIArb or MCIArb is desirable - Degree in Quantity Surveying is desired, or similar discipline - MSc in Construction Law is desirable

Employing Company Overview and Profile

The hiring company is a global leading construction consultancy, capable of providing a number of consultancy services to its clients including contract administration, claims & dispute resolution and project management. They have a particularly large presence in the UK and Middle East region, although do work on all continents.

Additional Benefits Package and Incentives

The company provide a car allowance, and all other standard additives on top of a very competitive base salary.

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