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Senior Quantity Surveyor

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Senior Quantity Surveyor
Location - Bury St Edmunds

Business Area: Utilities - UK Power Networks

Connecting People, Powering the UK

Imagine working in a team trusted to build and deliver some of the UKs most innovative projects in the Power Gas or Telecoms industry. Now come and enjoy the reality - with a company where you can develop your future, shaping your world for everyone.

Kier Utilities is a leading utility service provider with much of our work delivered within long-term Alliance and framework contracts. Our focus is on delivering efficiently through developing innovative ways of working to ensure excellence in service to our clients and their customers, whilst satisfying the regulators demands.

Working on an 8 year framework with UKPN who own and maintain the electricity cables in South East England and London we are part of an alliance comprising Wood Group, Morrison Utility Services and Clancy Docwra.

As a Senior Quantity Surveyor you will be responsible for assisting the Commercial Manager in implementing commercial reporting systems and procedures. Evaluate and manage all contractual risks and work with Project Managers/ Engineers to maximise commercial benefits of all responsible contracts. With particular focus on risk mitigation, pricing of variations (EWN/CE Processes), detailed cost management, and day-to-day management of contracts or a portfolio of contracts. The provision of commercial services and strategy alignment within an Alliancing Environment.

To be successful in this role you'll ideally have excellent communication, organisation and time management skills. It is essential that you have a UK Driving License and you are educated to a degree level or equivalent experience in this type of position. Flexibility is also key for this role.

Bring your talent and ambition to Kier and you'll enjoy the scope and opportunity to invest in your own future, to build your expertise and contribute to a rich and diverse culture.

You can also expect a competitive salary and a strong benefits package that includes:
  • Free Life Assurance
  • Private Healthcare
  • Company Car
  • Access to our valuable pension scheme Matched up to 7.5%
  • Kier Retirement Savings Plan
  • Generous annual leave allowance
  • Options to participate in Cycle2Work and
  • Payroll Giving schemes
  • Two employee Share Scheme options
  • Flexible and Agile working (dependent on your role)
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Access to Kier Rewards, our exclusive Discount Shopping

If you would like to be part of our collaborative, enthusiastic and forward-thinking culture, then please apply today.

About Kier

Make the journey. Leave a legacy.

Being part of Kier means living our values of being collaborative, enthusiastic and forward thinking. We all have the potential to shape our world, and it's through these values that we will leave a lasting legacy. Bring your talent and ambition to Kier and you will be given the scope and opportunity to invest in your own future, to build your expertise and contribute to a rich and diverse culture.

Kier is an inclusive employer.

Let's shape your world together.

Closing Date: 4th February 2020

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