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Senior Claims Quantity Surveyor

Ref MAX8242 Job Posted 16/11/2017 Region South East England Location Reading, Berkshire Salary £55,000 - £60,000 + package Salary Band £30,000 to £59,999 TypePermanent Consultant Adam Cadwaladr

An opportunity has arisen for Senior Quantity Surveyor with strong claims experience, using the NEC form of contract. You will initially be working on a project in Basingstoke in the water sector, based from either a Reading or Hampton office. You will be responsible for the resolution of construction disputes on the project.

Project Details

You will be working in a claims role on a problem water sector project. You will be responsible for the resolution of claims as the Senior Quantity Surveyor and be involved in other aspects of the business in similar roles once the project is complete. Further projects could include a wide variety in the civils and infrastructure sector.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Working closely with multidisciplinary teams
  • Managing the resolution of claims as a priority
  • Assessing, understanding, and managing the commercial aspects for the delivery of pre and post contract services as the Senior Quantity Surveyor alongside claims management
  • Validation of cost structures
  • Working closely with the project managers and multi disciplinary teams

Desired Skills and Experience

  •  Quantity Surveying background in either the utilities, oil & gas or general civils and infrastructure sectors 
  •  NEC contract experience 
  •  Strong claims experience

Qualifications/Educational Requirements

  •  Degree qualified in Quantity Surveying or similar construction discipline is preferred
  •  Chartered Member of the RICS or ICES is preferred but not essential
  •  Any qualifications in Construction Law are seen as beneficial

Employing Company Overview and Profile

The company are an international construction consultancy, operating in all project sectors across the UK and worldwide. They maintain a vast network of offices on various continents, and provide unrivaled training, exposure and opportunities to some of the most exciting projects in the UK and worldwide.

Additional Benefits Package and Incentives

The company offer a very competitive basic salary and package.

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