Key Responsibilities / Duties
Work closely with colleagues in Arcadis UK to deliver leading projects in the UK.
Assist in the preparation of cost estimate and cost plan quantification, ensuring that all quantities, rates, assumptions and exclusions are correct.
Assist in the preparation of Bill of Quantities which includes BQ measurement, handling of queries in completing the measurement and compliance with necessary QA documents pertaining to BQ preparation in order to provide a strong basis for budgetary control and accurate cost reporting of the contract.
Assist in quantitative tender review and preparation of tender report, to provide a reliable basis on which to analyse tender returns.
Assist in desk top evaluation of applications for payment.
Quantify and assist in evaluation of contract variations to assess cost effects and to resolve issues.
Assist in cost analysis and benchmarking, to collate project cost data and compile database for determining cost of future projects.
Responsibility for quality and timeliness of service delivery.
Comply with robust quality assurance processes and procedures using standard templates.
Commence coaching and development, for professional growth and to deliver recognised service excellence.
Pursue opportunities for knowledge transfer and capture industry best practices.
Identify and mitigate risks.
Person Specification / Qualifications
Degree in Quantity Surveying, Civil Engineering or equivalent.
At least 1-2 years of construction experience in consultancy or contracting.
Interest in civil and / or architectural and MEP C&CM capability.
Commitment to detail, technical competence and timely service delivery.
Self-drive and determination.
Cultural understanding and flexibility to adapt to different ways of working.
Interpersonal skills and team player.
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Proficient in the English language.
Proficient in MS Office applications and CAD measure.
A motivated professional with natural drive and innovative flair.
Cost and Commercial Management