Job Description

Quantity Surveyor / Cost Consultant


Lead the commercial management function across the programme, working on various defence projects
Develop cost models, benchmarking and investment appraisals
You shall be responsible for delivering a scope of work in line with various controls, and will have significant technical knowledge and experience in the defence sector
Assist in the coaching and development of other team members in order to share knowledge, increase team skill level and improve the standard of service delivery
Work within established financial systems and budgets to produce reports and forecasts and track budgets, overseeing costing and variances in order to manage and control cost variables
Share knowledge and provide insightful recommendations to assist service improvement and innovation Has regular engagement with senior client team members and key stakeholders
Lead the cost management activity across the works programme to ensure delivery standards meet expectations
Assure compliance with contracts in terms of programme delivery parameters and scope of service
Analyse and review complex information from a range of data sources including in order to identify how different options may impact project delivery and advise clients and internal stakeholders on potential implications
Develop cost management Framework processes and policies and help lead the implementation of system improvements for own programmes, ensuring developments are in line with strategic business objectives
Manage relationships with key internal stakeholders in order to identify opportunities for improved efficiencies and collaboration between projects to ensure commercial viability and customer satisfaction


An expert within cost management with experience of successfully delivering on complex programmes / projects
Experience in delivering MMC and Sustainability solutions as part of capital projects and interest in developing these with clients;
Commercial acumen and the ability to take part in negotiations with external stakeholders and suppliers
Experience of managing business relationships
Experience of large scale accommodation or infrastructure projects
Desired - experience and current knowledge of working across UK Defence Infrastructure projects

To apply for this position, candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK without Visa restrictions.

For further information please call Ashley Clarke on (phone number removed) or email and quote 20127, or apply directly using the "Apply" option below