Senior Quantity Surveyor

Job Overview

Our client is looking for Senior Quantity Surveyor for their busy and well-established company with competitive Rates for the right candidate


· Lead and develop a team of surveyors

· Coordinate / lead estimating and tendering.

· budgets and set commercial targets for all projects.

· Agree procurement schedules with individual project surveyors and ensure procurement function is coordinated across the various company divisions.

· Agree framework deals with key subcontractors and suppliers.

· Daily / weekly engagement with company accounts department to report on projects costs, value and predicted outturn.

· Ensure close monitoring of all commercial aspects of projects and adequate recovery of variations.

· Monitoring and administering construction contracts.

· Develop and maintain good working relationships with all project stakeholders.

· Work closely with project managers/site managers and ensure all projects are completed in a safe manner

· Lead/ coordinate negotiation of final accounts with clients and sub-contractors.

· Identify and promote new business opportunities.

· Carry out site feasibility studies, assist with program development, and liaise with design team members.

· Provide advice at the different stages of design development, comment on constructability issues, lead value engineering process.

· Ensure commercial management of projects is carried out in a systematic manner in line with our ISO accreditation and develop / improve systems as necessary.


· Quantity Surveying degree qualification and 10 years post qualification experience.

· Ideally will have experience of a range of projects including Residential, Commercial, Retail, Pharma and Public works.

· Team management experience and ability to mentor and develop junior staff.

· Good time management skills and ability to meet agreed deadlines.

· Must have strong knowledge of building detail and construction technology

· Excellent written, oral communication and time management skills

· Good IT skills with competency in relevant surveying/accounting packages. Knowledge of Eques 2 preferable.

· Proficient in the use of MS Word/Excel/PowerPoint/Outlook.

· Strong work ethic and desire to work in a team environment.

· Safe pass

Job Type: Full-time


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