​Senior Quantity Surveyor

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North West - Greater Manchester Permanent July 7th 2021 £65,000 - £70,000 + package BTC/FP/2021/0707SQS Brian Colton

Senior Quantity Surveyor

£65,000 - £70,000 + Package


Our client, a Main Contractor based in Manchester, are looking to recruit a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join their team in the North West.

The Senior QS will be working on projects including various new build residential projects, industrial projects and/or extra care.

Procurement will be a major part of the role, including negotiating packages of work with our subcontractors and supply chain partners.

The Ideal Candidate

  • An established Senior Quantity Surveyor who has worked with a top tier developer or contractor.
  • You must have experience within the residential sector, preferably within multi-phased development including RC frame blocks.
  • You must have a steady employment history and have experience of managing a team.
  • BSc in Quantity Surveying or similar commercial related course
  • Competent in use of standard methods of measurement
  • Valid driving license

Main Duties:

  • Review incoming tenders, specifications and contract documentation to analyse risk
  • Prepare and deliver detailed, qualified, well presented tender submissions
  • Attend pre-tender site visits, and undertake site surveys
  • Be proficient using the software.
  • Negotiate with clients to secure contracts
  • Attend pre-contract client meetings, as required
  • Manage subcontractor packages & produce a programme of works
  • Produce valuations, variations and final accounts