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Assistant Quantity Surveyor


Murphy Group
Location: Thame
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Construction
Category: Surveying Jobs
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Assistant Quantity Surveyor (water) - SE London

Murphy are recruiting an Assistant Quantity Surveyor to join the Thames Water Agility Alliance Framework. Based in Esher, south-east London, Thames Water depot. The project is due to turnover £22 million delivering 5000 jobs across London.

What you will be doing

* Preparation of internal commercial reporting and any other reports which may be required

* Preparation of Valuations/Application for payment with full supporting documentation in accordance with the contract

* Management of Cost Reports to the Client with contractually compliant supporting documentation

* Preparation and management of subcontract and material procurement schedules

* Administration of subcontractor/supplier accounts from the preparation of detailed requisitions, monitoring and authorisation of subcontract payments through to agreement of final accounts

* Undertake the contract administration, including change management and maintain associated registers

* Identifying commercial risks, opportunities, value engineering and change

* Challenge & manage in cost control / cost mitigation

* Ensure the correct site records are maintained

* Have an up to date Cost to Complete and Risk analysis Register for the projects(s)

* Preparation, negotiation and agreement of change events, extension of time claims, final accounts etc

* Measurement of quantities in accordance with the standard methods of measurement as required

* Ensure appropriate Client Management is initiated and maintained

* Mirror the Murphy Values of Safety, Leadership, Integrity and Respect in all behaviours.

* Actively promote and embed Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) in all your work and support and comply with all organisational initiatives, policies and procedures on EDI.

Who we’re looking for

* Some commercial experience in a construction environment would be beneficial

* HND/Degree qualification in quantity surveying

* CSCS Card (relevant type)

* Exposure to the Water / Civils / Infrastructure environment would be beneficial

* A willingness to travel as the projects dictate

* IT Skills: Microsoft Office, Excel and Word proficiency

* Driver’s license

* It is expected that you will actively promote and embed Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) in all your work and support and comply with all organisational initiatives, policies and procedures on EDI.”

* The post-holder will be expected to behave at all times in a manner consistent with the Murphy values of Safety, Leadership, Integrity and Respect.

About Murphy

J. Murphy & Sons Limited is a leading global, multi-disciplined engineering and construction company founded in 1951 that improves lives by delivering world-class infrastructure.

Operating in the United Kingdom, Ireland and Canada, Murphy provides better engineered solutions to infrastructure sectors including transportation; water; power; natural resources; and construction & property.

Murphy employs more than 3,500 engineers, professional managers and skilled operatives around the world. Together, we work as 'One Murphy' by directly delivering the people, plant and expertise needed to make projects a success.

If you think Murphy is the place to help you thrive in a great team dedicated to delivery and engineering excellence, and want to work in an inclusive team culture that rewards performance and drives personal development, then get in touch.

What you’ll get in return

* Dedicated and continued investment in your professional development.

* 27 days holiday, plus bank holidays with the option to buy or sell 2 holiday days

* Discretionary annual bonus

* Above market rate contributory pension scheme

* Medical

* Company car or car allowance

* Other Murphy benefits include retail discounts and cashback, discounted gym memberships, cycle to work scheme etc

We’re proud to have become the latest employer to #BantheBoxUK and reduce barriers to employment for people with criminal records. Employers often ask candidates about criminal convictions at the initial stage of a job application. If so, people with convictions are often excluded from roles for which they may be qualified and capable of doing.

By signing up to @Business in the Community’s Ban the Box campaign, we have committed to:

* Removing the tick box from our job application forms that asks about criminal convictions

* Considering applicants’ skills, experience, and ability to do the job before asking about criminal convictions

* Ensuring that the circumstances of any convictions are fairly assessed before a decision is made
Assistant Quantity Surveyor (water) - SE London

Murphy are recruiting an Assistant Quantity Surveyor to join the Thames Water Agility Alliance Framework. Based in Esher, south-east London, Thames Water depot. The project is due to turnover £22 million delivering 5000 jobs across London.

What you will be doing

* Preparation of internal commercial reporting and any other reports which may be required

* Preparation of Valuations/Application for payment with full supporting documentation in accordance with the contract

* Management of Cost Reports to the Client with contractually compliant supporting documentation

* Preparation and management of subcontract and material procurement schedules

* Administration of subcontractor/supplier accounts from the preparation of detailed requisitions, monitoring and authorisation of subcontract payments through to agreement of final accounts

* Undertake the contract administration, including change management and maintain associated registers

* Identifying commercial risks, opportunities, value engineering and change

* Challenge & manage in cost control / cost mitigation

* Ensure the correct site records are maintained

* Have an up to date Cost to Complete and Risk analysis Register for the projects(s)

* Preparation, negotiation and agreement of change events, extension of time claims, final accounts etc

* Measurement of quantities in accordance with the standard methods of measurement as required

* Ensure appropriate Client Management is initiated and maintained

* Mirror the Murphy Values of Safety, Leadership, Integrity and Respect in all behaviours.

* Actively promote and embed Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) in all your work and support and comply with all organisational initiatives, policies and procedures on EDI.

Who we’re looking for

* Some commercial experience in a construction environment would be beneficial

* HND/Degree qualification in quantity surveying

* CSCS Card (relevant type)

* Exposure to the Water / Civils / Infrastructure environment would be beneficial

* A willingness to travel as the projects dictate

* IT Skills: Microsoft Office, Excel and Word proficiency

* Driver’s license

* It is expected that you will actively promote and embed Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) in all your work and support and comply with all organisational initiatives, policies and procedures on EDI.”

* The post-holder will be expected to behave at all times in a manner consistent with the Murphy values of Safety, Leadership, Integrity and Respect.

About Murphy

J. Murphy & Sons Limited is a leading global, multi-disciplined engineering and construction company founded in 1951 that improves lives by delivering world-class infrastructure.

Operating in the United Kingdom, Ireland and Canada, Murphy provides better engineered solutions to infrastructure sectors including transportation; water; power; natural resources; and construction & property.

Murphy employs more than 3,500 engineers, professional managers and skilled operatives around the world. Together, we work as 'One Murphy' by directly delivering the people, plant and expertise needed to make projects a success.

If you think Murphy is the place to help you thrive in a great team dedicated to delivery and engineering excellence, and want to work in an inclusive team culture that rewards performance and drives personal development, then get in touch.

What you’ll get in return

* Dedicated and continued investment in your professional development.

* 27 days holiday, plus bank holidays with the option to buy or sell 2 holiday days

* Discretionary annual bonus

* Above market rate contributory pension scheme

* Medical

* Company car or car allowance

* Other Murphy benefits include retail discounts and cashback, discounted gym memberships, cycle to work scheme etc

We’re proud to have become the latest employer to #BantheBoxUK and reduce barriers to employment for people with criminal records. Employers often ask candidates about criminal convictions at the initial stage of a job application. If so, people with convictions are often excluded from roles for which they may be qualified and capable of doing.

By signing up to @Business in the Community’s Ban the Box campaign, we have committed to:

* Removing the tick box from our job application forms that asks about criminal convictions

* Considering applicants’ skills, experience, and ability to do the job before asking about criminal convictions

* Ensuring that the circumstances of any convictions are fairly assessed before a decision is made
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