Position: Project Quantity Surveyor (Utilities)

Location: Preston

Duration: Permanent

Salary: To £38,000 + Car/Allowance & Excellent Benefits Package

The Role:

KMC are looking to talk to Project Quantity Surveyors with a background in Utilities (specifically Water) to join an extremely well regarded Civils Contractor in their Preston office.

This position reports to the Commercial Director, and you would be responsible for managing the procurement, commercial and contractual aspects in relation to construction projects.


·Management of sub-contractor procurement.

·Attend sub-contractor Pre-Contract meetings.

·Preparation of formal sub-contract Agreements.

·Measurement of works.

·Management of legal issues, disputes and important commercial issues.

·Management of sub-contractor interim accounts & agreement of sub-contractor final accounts.

·Budgetary control including monitoring of costs and the prompt identification and management of overspend.

·Submission of monthly CVR reports, Profit and Loss reports.

·Preparation and presentation of Commercial and Post-Contract Reviews.

·Management and submission of external Applications for Payment.

·Identification, pricing and settlement of Compensation Events, variations and additional works.

·Agreement of Client final accounts.

·Supervision and training of staff including conducting performance reviews & appraisals.

·Convene and attend internal team meetings; Client and Design & sub-contractor meetings as required.


·Degree or Relevant qualification such as NVQ4.

·Chartership or working towards would be preferred but not essential

·Previous experience within a QS role in the Water sector

·Excellent knowledge and understanding of various forms of method of measurement, standard engineering contracts and an appreciation and willingness to adopt value engineering principles.

On Offer:

Salary on offer is up to £38,000 + Car or Allowance, Pension, excellent on site facilities such as Gym & Nursery.