​Senior Quantity Surveyor


Location: Type: Date Posted: Salary: Job ID: Contact:
North West - All Permanent July 11th 2019 £50,000 - £60,000 + package dependent upon ability and experience + car allowance, pension, healthcare, 24 days holida APH/FP/2019/1107SQS Pippa Holland

Senior Quantity Surveyor

Lancaster / Cumbria

£50,000 - £60,000 + package dependent upon ability and experience + car allowance, pension, healthcare, 24 days holiday

Our client, a top 10 main contractor based in the Cumbria and Lancaster, are looking for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join their Commercial team. This is a great opportunity for the right candidate as our client is offering excellent salaries and future opportunities for progression.

The Senior Quantity Surveyor will need to be capable of running his/her own projects up to the value of £30m in the new build or refurbishment sector.

Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities –

  • Managing a small team
  • Two stage tender experience
  • Accurate and timely cost reporting and forecasting
  • Managing commercial interface with client
  • Able to work unsupervised, managing all aspects of Subcontractor accounts
  • Manage the procurement of sub-contractors
  • Compile Project specific commercial issues for reporting and presentation at Client progress meetings
  • Compile, submit and agree the financial effects of variations
  • Has a working understanding of contact conditions, particularly relating to:
    • Obligations of parties to the contract
    • Valuations of variations
    • Payment/final account

  • Work with the project operational staff to ensure that the profitable and commercial aspects of site decisions are understood

If to start with you want a confidential conversation please feel free to call me on 07768 656 857 and ask for Pippa Holland.