Assistant Quantity Surveyor
Who are we? Thames Water is the UK’s largest water and wastewater company. We make a daily difference to millions of customers by supplying 2.7 billion litres of world-class water to around 10 million homes. We are an essential service and have operated throughout the Covid19 pandemic.At Thames Water, every one of our actions, big and small, matters every day. Water is essential to daily life, and that means our business is always open. What you will be doing You will primarily be responsible for all the commercial and/or operational aspects of the contracts allocated to you by your Manager. You will be provided with a diverse portfolio of projects from working on our leakage programme to working on a large DPC (Direct Procurement for Customers) project worth billions of pounds. We’re looking for you to: Ensuring that appropriate processes are in place and monitored on your portfolio of contracts to demonstrate contractual compliance is maintained. Resolving general disputes and claims as well as providing advice and support to the business. Performing risk, value management, and cost control . Commercial risks: Identifying, investigating and developing responses Preparing and analysing costings from received tenders. Analysing outcomes and writing detailed progress reports. Valuing completed work and arranging payments. Supplier account management What’s in it for you? You will be responsible for looking after a diverse portfolio of projects within and expanding the Commercial team. You will have the opportunity to work on a variety of projects ranging in value from £25k to £200M.Our competitive salary package includes an excellent contributory pension, 24 days holiday per year increasing to 28 with the length of service and a wider benefits scheme.We’re proud of the positive ways of working we have adopted during the pandemic. We want to create a more flexible and dynamic environment so all our colleagues can thrive. For our office-based roles, we are moving to a hybrid approach where we will provide options around working from our offices, our operational sites and home dependent on role/team/individual. This will be discussed during the assessment process.Thames Water is a unique, rewarding and diverse place to work. If you join our team, you’ll enjoy fast-tracked career opportunities, flexible working arrangements and unparalleled benefits. We’re also proud to be an equal opportunity employer, Stonewall Diversity Champion and Disability Confident Leader and we are a Times Top 50 Employer for Women.You can find out more in our working for us section of our website.
October 14 on se1jobs