Here at Westfield, we create and operate iconic retail & entertainment destinations in leading fashion, financial and technology capitals across the globe.
Our success lies in our leaders and peers’ ability to constantly evolve and focus on where the future of retail is heading.
We are imaginative and bold, always pushing the boundaries to achieve results. Our culture embraces creativity, diversity and progression, nurturing everyone we work with to reach the top of their profession.
We now have an opening for a Package Quantity Surveyor to join our Design & Construction team at Milan, Italy . The key focus of this role is to be responsible for the proper interpretation and management of all Package Subcontracts.
In this role, you will be responsible for
Effectively managing a number of Subcontract packages for the Milan project ensuring leadership and guidance is provided to the commercial teams
Contract Administration including interpretation and implementation of administrative requirements of contract documents and ensuring compliance with project specific contractual requirements
Assessment and valuation of Interim and final payment requests for work executed by Subcontractors, all in accordance with the terms of the contract
Subcontract procurement and quantity surveying activities carried out in accordance with the procurement strategy.
Formulation and negotiation of requests for Variation and Claims, including detailing of additional costs and time requests
We’re looking for someone with
5 10 years in a similar role, in a construction company and with a building / civil works background.
Degree in Civil Engineering, Quantity Surveying or other relevant related degree.
Fluent Italian and proficiency in English both oral and written.
Contractor based background with particular demonstrated experience working on Subcontract packages.
Experience of assessing Loss and Expense claims.
Experience of cost reporting of construction projects in post-contract phase.
Knowledge of international forms of building contracts, Italian governing law and procedures.
Knowledge of construction methods and technology.
Strong organisational skills ability to multi task and prioritise workload and manage the workload and priorities of others.
Fast and responsive working to strict deadlines
Proven communication and interpersonal skills to all levels
Strong commercial skills
Resourceful, innovative thinker; able to work on own initiative
People Management experience
Team Player maintain close working relationships with all other employees of the business to assist in the facilitation of projects.
We believe our success is created through the core values that flow through our business Achieves, Collaborates, Innovates and Build Community.
We call these values the Westfield Edge. These are personified through the following characteristics in our people;
Driving forward actions with pace and encouragement of creative solutions - you have a hunger for delivering results.
An open and transparent communication style with the ability to listen, influence and challenge appropriately.
The cultivation of close working relationships with peers and teams to drive win-win outcomes.
A fresh & unrestrictive view on current ways of doing things to stimulate innovation and new approaches.
Embracing change by fostering state-of-the-art knowledge and technology trends to sustain Westfield’s competitive edge.
The desire and ability to question the status quo and build compelling cases for change while still working effectively within a team.
Being dedicated, motivated and passionate about our people and our company.
Westfield is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the very best people from the widest talent pool and those who reflect the diverse nature of our society.
We do this by offering a flexible, motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognised, developed and rewarded.
We believe that diversity plays an important part in the success of our business and we are committed to creating an environment which respects, values, celebrates and makes the most of people’s individual differences.
We are happy to consider applications from candidates who need some form of flexible working, so please ask us for more details.
Please apply now if this is ticking your boxes!