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Quantity Surveyor Cost Auditor £31,029 to £43,569 Edinburgh

Job Title: Quantity Surveyor Cost Auditor £31,029 to £43,569 Edinburgh
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Edinburgh, Scotland
Salary: £31029 - £43569 per annum + 37 days holiday
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH59174_1541180814
Contact Name: Paul White
Contact Email: p.white@parity.net
Job Published: November 02, 2018 17:46

Job Description

Quantity Surveyor Cost Auditor - Permanent Edinburgh

We here at Parity have an exciting opportunity to work with our major utility client.

The successful candidate will be a proactive Cost Audit / Assurance professional and shall provide accurate reports to promote the principles of corporate governance, contractual awareness and to encourage efficiency for all assurance tasks assigned to their control whilst assisting with effective Business Management decision making.

Essential skills / knowledge required by the post holder include

  • Degree qualified Quantity Surveyor or Accountant who is nearing or has attained Chartered status
  • Detailed knowledge and experience of cost and commercial administration including professional accounting practices in the construction industry. Min 5 years post-graduation
  • Detailed knowledge and experience of contractual mechanisms, NEC3, including the allocation and management of risk. Min 5 years post-graduation
  • Experience of cost reporting and cost control practices.
  • Demonstrable ability to identify key cost and commercial areas for examination.
  • The role holder should be able to demonstrate an understanding of the water utility Regulatory environment.
  • The role holder should be able to demonstrate an understanding of the water industry and the legislation.
  • Aware of the risks associated with attending construction sites and whilst on site, comply with Health and Safety requirements.
  • Procurement best practice methodology.

Desirable skills/knowledge:

  • Driving licence.
  • Experience of managing meetings, workshops etc.
  • Performance management experience.

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