Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • Location

    Altrincham, Cheshire

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    Quantity Surveyor

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  • Contact:

    Leonie Kellar

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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Our client is a multi-discipline Engineering & Construction company, with offices and projects throughout the UK and Overseas. They have a number of different divisions, including Energy, Oil & Gas, Process & Water, International and Control & Automation. They have over 700 employees and with a healthy forward order book and a projected turnover of £140m this year, it is an excellent time to join the business.

They have an immediate requirement to appoint a Senior QS to join our regional office in Altrincham and we are open to applications either from individuals who are seeking a permanent job or from contractors. Our client has won £43m of work over 19 sites with National Grid, delivering the infrastructure for the Security Upgrades at Gas Compressor Stations and Electric Substations throughout the UK.

The role involves working as part of the commercial team and reporting to the Lead Quantity Surveyor and duties include but are not limited to
* Subcontract Payments
* CVRs
* Pricing
* Report Writing
* Valuations
* Compensation Events
* Take-off's
* Variations
* Final Accounts
* Claims

Desired Skills / Background
* HNC/HND/BSc in Quantity Surveying or Commercial Management

It is essential that you must have a background in working on civil engineering contracts and having some knowledge of M&E would also be beneficial. As well as possessing the technical ability, it is important that the Senior QS has strong contract negotiation skills, good communication skills and a proven track record of completing projects on or under budget.


Our client offers the opportunity for career development and progression within a professional working environment and we strongly support and encourage employees to gain professional qualifications.

Our company benefits package includes

* A competitive salary
* Company car or car allowance
* 24 days holiday + bank holidays
* The opportunity to buy further holidays
* Christmas shutdown
* Free onsite parking
* Childcare vouchers
* Government workplace pension