5 Dec 2017

Full-Time Managing Quantity Surveyor

SKANSKA – Posted by AdminOxford, England, United Kingdom

Job Description

We are looking for a Managing Quantity Surveyor to join our highways team in Oxford.

Commercially responsible primarily for schemes on the Oxfordshire Highways framework (value up to circa £6m) to protect the company’s interest and deliver tender margin with effective cost and value management. Secondary role to support the commercial activities on the framework as capacity allows.


  • Support the commercial manager in developing and implementing the OU commercial strategy and group policies on the schemes;
  • Assist with developing of, implementation and adherence to commercial strategy;
  • Ensure that clear and accurate budgets are completed and reported against;
  • Recruitment, set-up and day to day management and development of the commercial team;
  • Preparation of scheme target costs;
  • Supply chain procurement;

We’re looking for

  • Ideally chartered status but as a minimum a degree / HND in quantity surveying or equivalent;
  • Relevant CSCS card
  • Good command and communication of oral and written English;
  • Demonstrable negotiation and communication skills;
  • Demonstrable people / management / organisational skills;
  • Experience of delivering contracts administering and using a range of construction industry standard forms of contract

Our infrastructure services team delivers projects that maintain and enhance the built environment. Part of that is our work to operate, maintain and improve large parts of the UK road network. Whether you’re involved in frontline operational work, design, project management or office-based services, every day you’ll be helping to improve the lives of millions of people.

A career with us means you’ll have the freedom to develop your skills and leave your mark on the communities in which we work. Our competitive benefits package will help to enhance your life outside work, too.

The UK Government have taken steps to reduce net migration to the UK by limiting the number of overseas workers from outside the EEA coming to the UK for employment. Please note that whilst we are able to consider applications from overseas workers from outside the EEA (who require a Tier 2 (General) visa) we can only employ them if we can provide evidence that there are no other suitable candidates for this vacancy from inside the EEA

Closing Date: Ongoing

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Job Categories: manager, Surverying, and Surveyor. Job Types: Full-Time and Permanent. Job Tags: full=time, Job, manager, permanent, quantity, Skanska, and surveyor. Salary: Competitive.

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