Quantity Surveyor

Location: St. Helens, Warrington - This is an 18 month contract

Bilfinger UK is a leading provider of engineering, automation and maintenance, modifications and operations services to industrial clients across the oil & gas, energy & power, nuclear and chemical/pharmaceutical sectors. Our skilled workforce provides unified, multidisciplinary support through the life-span of an asset - including design and build, automated control systems and operations and maintenance - driving efficiencies and reducing costs.


Providing accurate live forecasting taking into account the project programme and reporting in accordance with the respective SAP accounts.

Ensure SAP accurately reflects project and frame contract status in terms of actual and forecast revenue, costs, work in progress (WIP) and obligations.

Making sure actual costs are properly monitored and assessed against the baseline estimate, in particular, all site costs including direct labour, plant & materials, all management bookings and challenge any variance to the plans.

Robust project controls and accurate reporting of progress/work done, contractors responsibilities, early warnings, payment, compensation events, risk and opportunities.

Ensuring that proper records are kept so that all financial information for audits and cost assurance is readily available.

Ensuring robust estimates are provided that are aligned to scope and makes due allowance for all risks and opportunities.

Alignment to the overall commercial strategy within B-UK to ensure goals, targets and objectives are delivered.

Making sure any withheld, disputed or disallowed costs are reported to the Project Manager and Project Board, whilst making sure any inadmissible costs are not included within the project/programme costs.

Actively participate in Contract Reviews and/or Project Boards.

Carry out monthly site visits and engagement with the site team to drive commercial performance and ensure innovations and improvements are planned, resourced and being delivered as directed by the Project manager.


  • Financial & Commercial experience of projects and/or term contracts is required in order to fulfill this positions requirements
  • Must have contract administration experience working with NEC suite of contracts; Ideally NEC 4 Option A & C, PSC
  • Experience of dealing with operational and project teams
  • Extensive experience working within a contracting or customer commercial role
  • Accountancy / Commercial / engineering qualification (degree etc.)
  • Educated to Degree level or equivalent
  • Membership of professional body e.g RICS (preferred)

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