M&E Surveying - Registration of Interest

  • SSE Plc
  • United Kingdom, Multiple Locations
  • Dec 19, 2020
Engineering Flexible

Job Description:

Base Location: Flexible UK

Salary: Competitive depending on skills and experience + excellent benefits + car/cash allowance + annual bonus

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time | Flexible working options available

About the Department

SSE Enterprise Contracting is one of the UK's largest Mechanical and Electrical (M&E) contractors with a product/service portfolio ranging from M&E LV, HV, Instrumentation, Street Lighting, Facilities Management through to Combined Heat and Power solutions.

What are the opportunities?

Operating in a dynamic environment, we are currently involved in a range of Mechanical & Electrical projects throughout the UK and thanks to continued expansion we will shortly have new opportunities across our Commercial teams for:

- Commercial Managers

- Senior M&E Quantity surveyors

- M&E Quantity Surveyors

You'll be providing commercial support for specific projects focusing on maintaining and maximising profitability and efficiency.

Main responsibilities will include mitigating risks, contract administration, contract & sub-contract negotiation, ensuring that the internal reports and forecasting of the projects are accurate in respect of risk, costs incurred, costs to complete, contingency and liabilities, variations and claims. This will include working as a team with operational colleagues, constantly challenging and collaborating to deliver the best outcome on a Project.

What will I need?

As a base requirement, you'll be degree qualified (or equivalent) in quantity surveying and will have a demonstrable track record within the M&E building services sector.

You will have a comprehensive commercial understanding of contract price build-ups and proven experience in managing Contractual relationships between clients, customers, sub-contractors and main contractors.

You will have an excellent ability to read and understand contract clauses and documents and be adept at communicating these to all levels within the business.

Attention to detail and ability to challenge and interrogate reports, forecasts, CVRs and cost ledgers will be essential in ensuring accuracy of the reports you are presenting.

You'll have excellent people management skills and be a team player, able to build and develop relationships with internal and external stakeholders.

Our Benefits

We're committed to ensuring we offer our people a great place to work, with competitive salary, contributory pension plan and benefits package.

Next Steps

Your registration of interest should be submitted online. We'll provide you with an update as soon as possible, and let you know once applications are open for position.

These opportunities are open to internal and external candidates. Please be aware that should you be successful in securing a position with SSE, new employees will be required to complete background screening as part of our vetting and verification process.

About SSE

We all have different skills here at SSE and that's what makes us stand out. We all take pride in a job well done and share the belief that an inclusive culture is key to our success and vision for the future. Above all, safety is at the heart of everything we do at SSE and we live by the mantra 'if it's not safe, we don't do it'.

SSE is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.