Graduate Quantity Surveyor


Location: Based at Walsall (Includes travel to sites)

Salary: up to £28,000 (dependent upon skills and experience)

Working Hours: 37.5 hours per week. 

At South Staffs Water we supply water to approximately 1.5m customers within our South Staffs and Cambridge regions.  Our Vision is to consistently deliver high quality drinking water at great value with excellent service to our customers, communities, employees and wider stakeholders.

About the Role:

We are recruiting for a Graduate Quantity Surveyors to work within our Wholesale Directorate on a variety of Infrastructure Projects to manage the risks, control costs and maximise value by enhancing efficient ways of working.

Your key responsibilities will include:

• Administering NEC3 Contracts,

• Capturing changes during the lifecycle of a project, 

• Authorising work valuations and allocating costs to the correct budgets, 

• Budget forecasting and analysing variances to forecast,

• Trending performance measures set for our delivery partners.

• Month end reporting  

About you:

To be successful you will be educated to Degree level or equivalent in Quantity Surveying, Engineering or Construction, you must be able to demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills as well as being fully conversant with Microsoft Office.  You will also be able to confidently engage with stakeholders at all levels, take the lead in monthly commercial review meetings and demonstrate a good understanding of NEC3 (New Engineering Contract) methodology.  A valid UK driving licence is essential as this role will require travel within our regions.

This is an exciting opportunity working for an equal opportunities employer. As an employee of South Staffs Water you will have access to a range of benefits. For further details, please visit the Careers section of our website 

To apply, please forward your CV and covering letter to 

Closing Date: 9th July 2020 

Interviews to take place 16th & 17th July

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