Managing Quantity Surveyor- Gatwick & Stansted
About us: We are one of the UK's leading housebuilding and construction groups. For 100 years, Galliford Try has helped to shape the world around us and today we are at the forefront of the construction industry with approximately 5,5 00 employees working on a huge range of housebuilding and construction projects. As a FTSE 250 listed UK business, our focus is on delivering first class business solutions and building long-term relationships with our customers, employees, supply chain and communities we work in. Our involvement in some of the UK's most high profile and innovative projects ensures our employees benefit from unrivalled opportunities and career progression. Construction Division: As a major UK contractor our Construction Division has a diversified workload in the public, regulated and private sectors. The Division boasts a strong reputation for providing whole-life solutions, high standards of project delivery, and an ability to innovate. It predominately operates under either the Galliford Try or the Morrison Construction brands, and is organised into five key segments: Building, Infrastructure, Facilities Management, Investments and Integrated Solutions. Infrastructure Operating under Galliford Try in England and Wales and Morrison Construction in Scotland, we are a leading contractor on infrastructure projects in the public and regulated sectors. From highways and rail to renewable energy and water, delivering a specialist capability from concept and design through to project implementation and maintenance. Role Overview: GallifordTry Infrastructure - Rail, Aviation and Environment is a newly created business unit. The Aviation business is focused nationally and operates from bases in Gatwick, Manchester and Stansted airports, a landside and airside framework for the Manchester Airport Group and Civil Engineering and Building projects through three Frameworks at Gatwick airport The Aviation Managing QS role for the South East combines work winning, with successful project commercial delivery, as well as maintaining existing customer relationships. Key Responsibilities: Reporting to the Aviation Commercial Manager and alongside the Aviation Framework Director, you will be responsible for: - Commercial leadership of the MAG Framework at Stansted Airport and GAL Framework and Gatwick as well as non-framework tendered works - Supporting the bid process from receipt of tender documentation to handover to the production team, as required providing commercial leadership/ownership - Organising and directing of commercial resources for the overall commercial control at Stansted and Gatwick Airports - The appropriate procurement and selection of sub-contractors to carry out the works and placing of sub-contracts. - Ensuring that key dates, resource requirements, production rates, overhead targets etc., are established, monitored and controlled - Establishing and maintaining commercial and financial control systems, procedures and standards which will meet the contractual requirements of the project - Ensure compliance with the BMS and group commercial policy Experience and Qualifications: Applicants must be qualified to HND/degree level. Membership of an appropriate professional body would also be desirable. They must have a proven track of success of delivering projects within the civil engineering sector. Knowledge of the business risks and opportunities associated with project delivery within the Aviation sector. Experience of management of key suppliers including sub contractors and designers. Applicants must also be: - Analytical with the ability to quickly assimilate information - Able to develop ideas and present them concisely - A leader providing clear direction in order to achieve 'buy in' - Able to demonstrate a high level of commercial knowledge and understanding In return we offer an opportunity to work on some of the UKs most exciting construction projects, in a fast paced environment where each day brings new challenges as well as a competitive salary and benefits package. With an ambitious strategy, we're poised for further growth and success, so if you're committed, talented and enthusiastic, Galliford Try is the right place for you.