Senior Quantity Surveyor

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  • Location

    Greater Manchester, England

  • Sector:

    Quantity Surveyor

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits package

  • Contact:

    Charlie Lever

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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My client is a leading independent Construction and Design consultancy. They have a world wide presence and a great reputation of delivering first class projects.

Currently they are seeking a Senior Quantity Surveyor to provide to support on a major joint venture framework. The position will be based in Manchester but the client is flexible on location.

The role:

  • As Senior Quantity Surveyor you will be responsible for the financial management of projects as well as negotiating and agreeing sub-contracts.
  • You will be expected to assist with the coordination of the efforts of different team members involved in a project.
  • You will be responsible for the preparation of design progress reports and resolving contractual and commercial problems.
  • Offer direction and instruction to the Design Project Manager on how to deal with various project commercial and contractual issues
  • Carry out project risk assessments
  • Review and develop operational process flows to improve commercial performance on projects
  • Ensure that all stakeholders understand and adhere to contractual obligations

The successful candidate will be required to have a range of skills, including:

  • Strong commercial awareness
  • Strong Negotiator
  • Good numeracy skills
  • Being able to work with a team
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Excellent IT skills and knowledge of relevant software
  • Exemplary communication skills
  • Client liaising
  • High attention to detail
  • Strong contractual knowledge
  • Ability to manage a team


  • BSc (Hons) in Commercial Management or Quantity Surveying

On Offer:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Bonus
  • Flexible Benefit Allowance
  • Company Bonus
  • Flexible Working and the ability to work from home
  • Market leading pension scheme
  • Health Care
  • 25 days of annual leave plus statutory