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Quantity Surveyor

Location:
South East
City Town:
Oxford
Department:
Commercial
30 Sep 2022
Vacancy Type:
Employee
About The Role

Quantity Surveyor 

Hybrid Working - 2 Days Per Week in Oxford / Accommodation Provided / Company Car or Allowance
 
Additional benefits:
  • 28 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Training and support for Chartership
  • Life Assurance
  • Generous Pension Scheme
  • Group Wide Career Opportunities
  • Employee discount platform

Milestone Infrastructure (a part of MGroup Services) look after 24,000 miles of roads, 280,000 lighting assets and 20,000 miles of footways, always with a view to ensuring that all works are carried out as sustainably as possible and with minimal impact to local communities.

We are currently looking to recruit a Quantity Surveyor to work on our Oxfordshire Highways contract in Drayton. As a Quantity Surveyor you will provide commercial support to the project whilst working closely with the operational team.

As the Quantity Surveyor your duties & responsibilities will be:

  • Procurement supply chain subcontract packages using either agreed schedule of rates or ad hoc pricing
  • Control of cost, value, cash management, change and risk on a section or whole project.
  • Preparation, maintenance and agreement of Project accounts
  • Providing commercial and financial reporting information
  • Ensure compliance with Milestone standards and procedures in respect of Commercial activities
  • Subcontract management 
  • Control of project documentation
  • Recording and management of change
  • Adherence to Milestone policies and procedures
  • Ad hoc duties as job requires

Skills & Knowledge Requirements

  • Relevant CSCS card
  • Good command and communication of oral and written English
  • Skilled negotiator and communicator
  • Preferably some prior Highway Maintenance and Civil Engineering experience
  • Working towards or recently attained qualification relevant to quantity surveying preferred
About The Company

Milestone Infrastructure sits within M Group Services Transport Division, positioned to support transport clients across the UK, supporting the safe movement of people via rail, aviation and highways.

As a business, people are at the heart of everything we do, whether they are our people, our clients, or the communities they serve. We are committed to behaving with integrity and in a sustainable manner, being mindful to the needs of our communities and the environment.

Our people are our greatest strength and ensuring their health, safety and wellbeing is our top priority. We invest in our workforce, engaging and empowering them, helping them to grow and develop with opportunities to train and learn.

At Milestone Infrastructure we recognise and value the benefits from our workforce diversity. We work hard to build and maintain inclusive environments and develop a culture where our people feel included and valued.