job description.My client is currently looking to recruit a Quantity Surveyor to work on their R100 contract based in our Glasgow (Hillington) office.
What will you be doing?
The R100 Contract is a commitment made by the Scottish Government to enable access, for all homes and businesses, to superfast broadband of 30Mbps. The multi-year framework Contract is worth circa 40m per annum and will see 4/4.5 years of implementing essential internet infrastructure across the Central belt, Dumfries, Galloway & Borders areas. This includes the urban environments of Perth, Glasgow, Edinburgh & Dumfries.
The role will form an integral part of the MTS Communications Division based in Scotland and will involve both pre and in life stages of the R100 project
Functionally reporting to the Senior QS with responsibilities in establishing/implementing a robust pre/post evaluation of the works, sub-contract management, payments, management/mitigation of commercial and contractual risks, completion of monthly contract variation reports
What will your key responsibilities be?
Ensure Contract specific deliverables are achieved on a consistent basis.
Managing delays by resolving commercial issues to enable swift job closure and invoicing
Build solid relationships with customer and manage specific expectations at both senior and operational level
Project risk management and review of contract documentation
Ensure Contract specific deliverables are achieved on a consistent basis
On site measures/Sub-Contract payments
Cost and value reporting
Evaluation/monitoring of costs and values associated with work packages
Ensuring commercial cost control procedures are in place and operated correctly across the contract
Preparation and submission of reports as may be required on a regular/ad hoc basis
Planning, forecasting, and subsequently reporting contract commercial performance
Manage all necessary support functions in line with company processes and procedures, producing relevant information with particular emphasis on commercial.
Managing commercial aspects of sub-contract accounts from procurement to interim payments and final account agreements.
Drafting of sub-contract, major supply and professional services agreements subject to sign off levels