Senior Quantity Surveyor

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  • Location

    Surrey, England

  • Sector:

    Building, Construction and Infrastructure

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  • Salary:

    £350 - £400 per day

  • Contact:

    Scarlet Wilson

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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My client is a leading tier 1 contractor who specialise in the build of Major projects across the UK. They have a £50m new build shed project in Surrey starting in November 2020 that they require the services of 2x Senior Quantity Surveyors for. They are looking for individuals with a knowledge of new build projects up to the value of £100m. Candidates must have previous experience across enabling packages, steel frame construction projects and have worked in a similar major project environment.


*Undertake procurement of the Sub-Contract elements of the development, ensuring they are completed in accordance with the companies best interest and practices.
*Preparation of Sub-Contract and Supplier documentation for approval.
*Sub-Contract Management, including preparation of Sub-Contract Payment Notices, variation issuing and agreement, attending progress, site and clients meetings as required and writing and issuing Contractual notices in conjunction with the Operations department.
*Sub-Contract final account agreement.
*Assisting the Project Managers with the financial implications of site progress decisions and reporting back to the Commercial Director and the board precisely both verbal and written.
*Preparing tender lists for approval from an approved supply chain or screening of new sub-contractors.
*Valuing customer changes for approval.
*Maintaining monitoring systems such as procurement schedules and valuation trackers and any Cost Variations.
*Liaising with the development team to ensure design concepts and proposals are developed in line with the approved budgets.
*Liaising with all members of the project team, including but not limited to construction, development, sales, marketing and finance.
*Build strong relationships with external, consultants, suppliers and authorities and form strong partnerships.

More about you:

I am actively looking for a Senior QS who has a rounded knowledge of the Construction industry with a solid understanding of New Build processes. Has knowledge of JCT/D&B or NEC contracts. Wants to develop others in the department and progress with a business. We are looking for a Senior QS that wants to make a difference and someone who can motivate people around them, make hard decisions with the company's best interest at all times and wants to build stronger relationships with an extended list of clients. They will work to tight deadlines and enjoy a challenge.


*You will be qualified to degree level qualified in Commercial Management or Quantity Surveying.
*Understanding of design, various contract and construction techniques.
*Highly IT literate, including intermediate knowledge of Microsoft applications.

For more information on this role, please contact Scarlet Wilson on 01617071516.