Commissioning Manager - Quantity Surveying

Posted 16 May 2024
Salary up to £65,000 per annum
Job Type Full Time
Business Area Norse Evolve

Job description

Commissioning Manager – Quantity Surveying

Up to £65,000 per annum

London Based with Hybrid Working

Looking for a new challenge within the Built Environment sector?

Norse Evolve have a brand new, exciting opportunity for a Quantity Surveying based Commissioning Manager to join our team in delivering on a wide range of upcoming innovative schemes & projects for its public sector client, whilst providing high quality design consultancy services and ensuring the commercial success of customer operations.

Main Responsibilities will include the commissioning of a range of design consultancy services required to deliver construction schemes from large scale Urban Regeneration to smaller education or corporate property projects.  The focus is on, procuring the required specialist consultancy services to support individual local authority building projects whilst optimising the market to create competition and to drive value through the supply chain.

The role will be responsible for driving our consultancy procurement strategy, effective client briefing, at pace commissioning, maintaining a comprehensive suite of procurement routes, regular market briefing and engagement, robust tender evaluation, effective debriefing, comprehensive contract execution and consultant account and performance management. The post will also oversee work alongside our commercial team to ensure accurate billing, income updates, and forecasting of resources required on projects.

Your Skills and Experience:

Our successful candidate will have extensive experience within a similar role, alongside this you will be able to demonstrate:

  • Hold Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in a Quantity Surveying / Project Management related discipline
  • Significant experience in commissioning and procurement within the Built Environment sector
  • Leading the commissioning of design consultancy services and overseeing activities for procurement compliance, contractual adherence, performance management, commercial reconciliation and validation.
  • Experience of pricing consultancy and construction works
  • Advising on procurement strategy and ensuring the client receives value for money.
  • Strong understanding of appropriate contract types in relation to the services to be commissioned
  • Understanding of Commissioning, Procurement, Commercial Risk Management and Financial Management

In return we can offer:

In exchange for your knowledge, expertise, and commitment to Norse Group we offer:

  • A competitive salary of up to £65,000 DOE
  • Hybrid working opportunity
  • Excellent enhanced annual leave package plus 8 bank holidays
  • Enhanced Company Sickness Scheme & Pension scheme
  • Fantastic opportunities for career growth, development and progression within a national, multi-disciplinary organisation

We are committed to employment practices and behaviours which encourage diversity, promote equality of treatment and eliminate unlawful and or unfair discrimination.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy once we have received sufficient applications. If you have not been contacted within two weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has not been successful and will not be progressed to the next stage.