Quantity Surveyor - Wellingborough

BAM Site Solutions are looking to recruit an experienced Quantity Surveyor to join our team in the Wellingborough Depot. This role will work in close collaboration with the BAM Site Solutions Senior Quantity Surveyor, Commercial Manager and Departmental Leads, supporting the commercial performance of the contracting departments of BAM Site Solutions. Project values range from £10k to £250k aggregating to circa £8M per annum.

This is a full time role working Monday to Friday.

The successful candidate will support projects UK wide and will be expected to travel as required but based from our Wellingborough office.

In addition to an attractive salary we offer a contributory pension, 25 days holiday, gym subsidy and BAM social club membership.

BAM operates a flexible working policy.

Your mission

This position directly reports to the Senior Quantity Surveyor and Departmental Leads to ensure commercial management of contracts in respect of risk and opportunity management, change management, budget and cost control.

•    Maintain high personal safety and environmental standards in accordance with Company policies
•    Maintain effective communication with the commercial team, departmental leads and other associated disciplines.
•    Management of subcontractors including payments preparation, final account work, and inputting into dispute resolution.
•    Dealing with queries promptly to avoid disputes.
•    Monitor cost as part of budget and cost control.
•    Produce monthly cost and value reports, quarterly reports and present to senior management.
•    Take part in discussions concerning project performance and provide commercial input to project strategy.
•    Understand and promote usage of Company Procedures and suggest improvements
•    Involvement in change management including input to construction programmes
•    Ensure timely production of appropriate levels of applications for payments
•    Provide commercial advice to the site team, and management on all contractual issues.
•    Attend and provide input to all site commercial meetings.
•    Manage time and workloads for yourself in a structured manner.
•    Assist in delivery of commercial training to all staff.
•    Provide input to risk management of projects and departments.
•    Knowledge of construction procedures and working methods.
•    Carry out other relevant duties as required from time to time.

Who are we looking for?

•    Qualification in Quantity Surveying or similar field desirable.
•    Have knowledge of standard forms of contract, including NEC and JCT
•    Have good general commercial awareness.
•    Knowledge of and experience in the UK Construction and Civils industry.
•    Experience in establishing and delivering work programs and schedules.
•    Hands-on experience in creating reporting and managing budgets.
•    Excellent organizational and time-management skills.
•    Outstanding communication and presentation skills.
•    Be computer literate, having experience with MSExcel and MSWord and SharePoint
•    Ability to understand and work to BAM values.

What’s in it for you?

In addition to an attractive salary we offer a contributory pension, 25 days holiday, gym subsidy and BAM social club membership.

BAM operates a flexible working policy.

Your work environment

People are at the heart of what we do at BAM.

We recognise that creating a diverse and inclusive environment that nurtures our employees and encourages them to bring their best and whole self to work is crucial.

We’re on an exciting journey to get us there by recruiting the very best talent to join us regardless of race, colour, religion, national or ethnic origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability or other characteristics.

Be you! Join us today, so we can achieve amazing things together and build a sustainable tomorrow.

Who are we?

The art of building is about building for communities; it’s about building for life.

Where others stop, we go further, leading the way towards a sustainable tomorrow for us and future generations. As an industry leader, we raise the bar.

Our values: sustainable, inclusive, collaborative, reliable and ownership, enable us to achieve our ambitions. Today, tomorrow and every day.

Our recruitment process, what you need to know?

BAM is committed to ensuring a fully inclusive recruitment and onboarding process, so if at any time you feel we need to do something to make it more accessible to you, do not hesitate to speak with one of our team, and we will do our best to support you.

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