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Senior Quantity Surveyor

Date: 18-Sep-2022

Location: London Stansted Airport, GB

Company: MAG

 

  • Senior Quantity Surveyor
  • Based at either Stansted Airport or Manchester Airport  
  • Permanent role
  • Flexible/ Hybrid working for a better work/ life balance
  • We are proud to be a diverse employer, and we welcome candidates from all backgrounds

 

About us:

 

At MAG we provide the airport facilities and travel services that people need to connect with the world. As the largest UK owned airport operator, we serve over 60 million passengers a year from Manchester, London Stansted and East Midlands Airports. With over 270 destinations across the globe, our businesses not only bring people together but also support the prosperity of the regions in which we operate.

 

The safety of our customers is at the heart of everything we do, and every colleague has a unique opportunity to contribute as we help families, businesses and cargo connect around the world.

 

We are ambitious for our airports, investing in the infrastructure our airports need to grow beyond pre-pandemic levels over the coming years. We are always on the lookout for new ways we can add value for customers as they travel, as well as seeking opportunities to work smarter and collaborate more. 

 

Our people feel proud of the work they do to make our airports successful and the growth they bring to the surrounding communities and regions.

 

The Team:

 

The Procurement and Contracts team at MAG are critical to our recovery. Driving sustainable value across our large Group of airports has never been more important. We are changing the way we work, building back smarter, and we are now looking for Procurement professionals with a wide range of experience to join our team.

 

We work across categories, and across airports to deliver projects that maximise opportunities and minimise risk for Manchester, London Stansted and East Midlands Airports. Managing our cost base is paramount to our post pandemic recovery, but with such a diverse business portfolio, the variety of activities is huge.

 

The role:

 

As a Senior Quantity Surveyor you will be part of a Project integrated Capital Delivery team responsible for Procurement and contract management activities to safely deliver our major transformation programme within budget and within schedule. The Programme includes multiple projects with a total value of £1bn over the next 4-5 years. We adopt a category management approach to drive standardisation against a total cost of ownership model and you will develop and implement sub-category strategies that are aligned with business needs. All roles require the ability to collaborate and build strong relationships.

 

What will make you successful in this role:

 

At MAG, we challenge our teams to deliver better solutions in a more sustainable way, whilst modernising practices and innovating the airport experience. Your contribution will truly make a difference to the airport experience for colleagues, partners and guests.

 

You will be a coaching leader, with a proven experience of successfully managing a category, or area of spend, at a strategic level within a construction / operational environment. We will also need you to:

 

  • “Deliver beyond savings” - Develop, manage, and implement category strategies that support business needs to reduce risk and maximise opportunity.
  • Drive commercial and operational KPIs.
  • Have experience of implementing and managing Framework Agreements while leading the Procurement and contract admin for Project calls offs
  • Able to demonstrate successful Supplier Relationship & Performance Management providing client benefits
  • Demonstrate advanced stakeholder management skills
  • Be qualified to degree level (or have an equivalent experience level) with MCIPS (or working towards MCIPS, with financial support from us!)

 

What can we offer in return? Great benefits as you would expect from a business the size of MAG – in the shape of a competitive salary and benefits package including 11% company contribution pension, free parking & subsidised public transport, 25 days holidays plus bank holidays and a huge range of company discounts.

 

How to apply:

 

Please submit an up-to-date CV along with a cover letter, outlining relevant experience that makes you the ideal candidate for this role.

 

MAG are a values led organisation and we are committed to providing equal opportunities in all areas of work and business.  We want people to achieve their best, which will in turn positively impact on our customers and the communities in which we live and work.  At MAG we empower people to be themselves within an inclusive and supportive environment, enabling everyone to achieve their full potential in line with their abilities and career aspirations.

 

As an inclusive employer, MAG wants to see every candidate performing at their best throughout the job application process, interview process and whilst at work. We therefore encourage you to get in touch with our Recruitment Team to inform us of any reasonable adjustments you might need to enable this to happen. You can contact the team by emailing HR.Recruitment@MAGAirports.com

 

MAG is a Disability Confident – Committed Employer