Story Contracting is a successful business combining the skills, resources and experience of rail and construction. Celebrating over 30 years in the general construction industry, and with over 20 years’ experience of permanent way and rail related building and civil engineering projects, Story Contracting has grown into a highly respected company. As part of that continued growth, we now have a new opportunity for Senior Quantity Surveyor in our Major Projects Rail Division.
The role will be located in the West Yorkshire area with an emphasis on being site based as projects develop into the construction phase. Reporting to the Head of Commercial, The purpose of the role is to manage, in conjunction with the Commercial Manager and the Project Manager, the successful delivery of the Hope Valley project. Controlling commercial and project finance from concept to completion and through to the end of defects liability, building a positive working relationship with all stakeholders.
The key accountabilities for this role are;
- Ensure effective commercial control of projects in an allocated work bank
- Challenge and support to identify best value solutions
- Build and manage effective supply chain relationships
- Build and maintain effective and professional Client relationships
As the right candidate for this role, it is essential that you are a Quantity Surveyor with experience in the rail industry. You will also have experience in interpreting contracts/contractual term with good working knowledge of I.C.E.
In return for your motivation and commitment, you will receive a competitive salary, flexible working opportunities, a company car or car allowance, a company pension contribution of 4.5% (rising to 7% after 5 years), enhanced maternity and paternity provision, help towards healthcare costs, cycle to work and options for agile working.
With opportunities for progression and excellent career development, you will be working in a rapidly expanding business that truly values you and your potential.