Programme Quantity Surveyor (Capital Programme)

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Cumbria (Hybrid Working)
£49,841 - £51,948
15 Jun 2022
27 Jun 2022
Job role
Contract Type
Full time

Are you a driven, enthusiastic, and motivated individual?

Do you thrive in a fast-paced environment? 

Cumbria County Council is looking for candidates with significant experience in the quantity surveying, commercial and contract management fields to provide a senior programme level client-side support and leadership for significant projects and programmes which contribute to the delivery of the Council Plan or allied strategies and plans.

This role will be responsible for oversight of commercial and surveying matters on projects / contracts up to £30million.  The role will help to deliver highways programmes of work including major infrastructure pipeline projects in Cumbria.

With light touch support from the Capital Programme Control Manager, candidates will provide expert commercial and surveying input for major contracts or multiple smaller contracts at any or all programme life-cycle stages from initial feasibility to completion and asset handover. The candidate will be used to standard forms of contract (e.g. NEC) and should be used to managing supplier relationships in complex commercial settings where public money is being spent, often under grant funding conditions. 

What we can offer you

Cumbria County Council is a modern, vibrant place to work offering a range of staff benefits, including:

*Excellent training and development offers

*Flexible working opportunities

*Opportunity to join the Local Government Pension Scheme

*Boost your pension with Shared Cost Additional Voluntary Contributions (facilitated by AVC Wise)

*Various perks and discounts schemes, including money off your phone contract and local gyms

*Competitive rates of pay

Equality, Diversity, and Inclusion

Cumbria County Council is committed to improving the diversity of its workforce to better reflect the communities we serve. We welcome applications from everyone and work to promote an inclusive, supportive culture that values and celebrates our differences.

As a Disability Confident Employer, disabled applicants, who meet the essential criteria of this job, are guaranteed an interview.

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