about 1 year ago
JN Bentley is a leading civil engineering and construction company mainly operating within the water industry and directly employing over 1000 people. We are a fast growing business with over 250 new people joining our team in 2016 and numbers for 2017 projected to increase further. We are a business who believes in investing in our employees with over £1m spent on training and development last year.
A significant and growing proportion of JN Bentley’s work, particularly in the water sector, is delivered through Mott MacDonald Bentley (MMB) a fully-integrated design-and-construct venture. MMB was established in 1999 and since then the joint venture has gone from strength to strength, winning multiple client and industry awards for quality and innovation.
At JN Bentley we are committed to creating a fun workplace, where people have a voice, are safe, reach their potential and prosper and the rewards are shared.
JN Bentley Ltd is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from all sectors of the community.
The role involves a range of duties including monthly valuing of the works and making applications for payment; identifying values and agreeing variations with our clients; agreeing final accounts and reporting internally on the financial and contractual status of schemes including completion of monthly financial forecasts.
Other responsibilities include procuring and letting sub-contract packages, managing sub-contractors with the site delivery team whilst on site and agreeing final accounts.
The successful applicant must be a good communicator and negotiator; with commercial awareness, with good IT skills with experience of databases and Microsoft Office products. Knowledge of construction contracts is preferred.
* Excellent organisational and communication skills
* Strong commercial awareness
* Team player, who has the ability to self-start and work independently
* Full driving licence
* Enthusiasm and a positive attitude
* A degree or other qualification in quantity surveying would be advantageous but is not essential
* Environmentally and contractually aware
* Experience in the water industry would be an advantage