M&E Quantity Surveyor

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Company: Wates
Category: Business and Financial Operations Occupations
Published on 2021-06-18 06:03:44
The Wates Group was established in 1897 and is one of the leading privately- owned, construction, development and property services companies in the UK. We employ almost 4,000 people, working with a range of clients and partners from across the public and private sectors.

We have an opportunity for a Project Surveyor to join our established SES team in based out of Harlow supporting a major project.

The project will see building work and refurbishment of the new and existing laboratories and office areas, construction of a new arrivals area and logistics centre and development of its site-wide infrastructure including car parking.

SES Engineering Services (SES) is a £180 Million M&E Business operating out of 7 Regional Offices as the UK’s pre-eminent design-led Mechanical and Electrical (M&E) provider, specialising in the design and installation of building services and infrastructure solutions. Having successfully worked on several prestigious contracts in the UK and Scotland, we are viewed as one of the leading suppliers of building services and are BIM 2 level accredited.

SES deliver bespoke, design-led cost-efficient solutions optimised for the whole construction team, by maximising off-site manufacture in our production facility SES PRISM which minimise onsite resources and interfaces assuring quality and customer satisfaction in a measurable, safe way every time.

Key Accountabilities will include:

Develop and encourage project team performance encouraging and ensuring that Wates’ main contractual obligations and or strategies are executed and regularly reviewed

Complete and submit Business Unit report, monthly MCR, procurement reports and progress reports

Demonstrate understanding of internal and external tender strategies / build up

Agree external valuations / cash flow to maximise project value

Work with the Surveying Manager to agree and produce main and subcontract final accounts

Ensure all Wates subcontract management / process obligations are complete with reference to Procurement, Measurement and valuation, Contractual instructions / notices / orders as well as Health and Safety

We are looking for a qualified Surveyor with relevant commercial skills and a solid level of technical appreciation/competence in M&E, with the ability experience including the ability to maximise value recovery, cost control and cash management as well as effectively use / understand financial reports and final accounts.

To be successful in the role you will be a confident communicator, able to demonstrate the ability to form and develop relationships with the client, design team and supply chain. You will also be committed to leading and developing commercial site teams.

A bit about us:

Being a family owned business means we understand and value long term relationships. We are community minded and our work is guided by inspiring better ways of creating the places, communities and businesses of tomorrow.

It’s our people who make Wates successful. We will only achieve our strategic objectives if we recruit and retain the best people and operate in an environment underpinned by inclusivity, diversity and opportunity.

We offer industry-leading family friendly and flexible working opportunities that reflect the changing expectations of talent and enable you to manage personal and professional commitments as part of a balanced and healthy lifestyle.

As a responsible and inclusive employer, offering equal opportunities, we are proud to have been recognised through our Investors in People Gold accreditation and Disability Confident Leaders certification.

So, if you’d like to work for an inclusive organisation which invests in you and your continued career development, and you’re looking for your next challenge, we’d like to hear from you.

(Please note that candidates represented by Agencies will not be considered at this time.)

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