Senior Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Senior Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + car, pension, bonus, healthcare
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: DI0601HB_1579262625
Contact Name: Dexter Ifill
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 17, 2020 12:03

Job Description

Senior Quantity Surveyor

Senior Quantity Surveyor | Buckinghamshire | Residential Developer

This Senior Quantity Surveyor role is with one of the UK's largest residential developers. Founded over 50 years ago, this company have grown from a regional housebuilder to a massive developer operating across a network of over 35 divisions.

This division deliver small stand-alone developments to larger communities (mostly traditional build and timber frame), primarily around Hertfordshire and Buckinghamshire. As Senior Quantity Surveyor you will initially be site based in Buckinghamshire on a large multiphase development that has more than 5 years to run. You will be responsible for all the commercial activities whilst leading and developing a team of Project and Assistant Quantity Surveyors.

Key duties and responsibilities:

  • Manage costs for the site, ensuring targets are met by managing and controlling the budget and valuations
  • Managing the procedures and processes of all sub-contractors
  • Train and manage junior staff
  • Supervise and manage on the financial aspects of certain developments.
  • Liaise with development teams.
  • Prepare and update procurement programmes.
  • Maintain and review the Approved List of Subcontractors.
  • Prepare Subcontract tender documentation.
  • Monitor material purchasing costs to incorporate in contract financial reports.
  • Attend subcontract pre-order meetings.
  • Prepare Subcontract tender documentation.

Requirements for this Senior Quantity Surveyor position

  • Previous experience working for a developer or residential main contractor
  • Previous experience working on volume build developments
  • Proven track record in a Quantity Surveyor role
  • Good knowledge of the Construction industry processes and procedures.
  • Qualified to HND level or higher with a valid CSCS card
  • Knowledge of ICT and software systems.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Understanding of standard forms of contract and reporting procedures.
  • Understanding of methods of measurement.
  • Strong knowledge of building regulations

Salary and package for this Senior Quantity Surveyor position

  • £65,000 - £75,000 per annum. (depending on experience)
  • Company Car or Cash allowance
  • Healthcare benefits
  • Performance related bonus.
  • Excellent career progression opportunities.

How to apply for this Senior Quantity Surveyor position:

If you are interested in this Senior Quantity Surveyor position then please apply via this job board or alternatively you can send an up to date CV to Dexter Ifill on or call me on 0118 9522 240 .

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Senior Quantity Surveyor | Buckinghamshire | Residential Developer

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