Senior M&E Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Senior M&E Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Freelance
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £450 - £550 per day + Flights, accommodation, expenses
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JR652701_1509556250
Contact Name: Joe Raymond
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 01, 2017 17:10

Job Description

Senior M&E Quantity Surveyor

London / Paris / Amsterdam

Rate: £450 - £550 per day.

Contract Length: 12 months rolling.

Job Ref: JR652701

Our Client:

Our Client is one of the leading multinational consultancies with a well-established and respected team of cost professionals operating across specialist sectors such as Data Centres not just in the UK but across Europe.

Our Client is looking for a Senior M&E Quantity Surveyor to join their specialist data centre team, the Senior M&E QS will be based in the City of London, with travel to sites in Amsterdam and Paris. Travel to these Data Centre sites is only for 2 days at a time and will typically alternate between Amsterdam and Paris each week. Naturally all costs including flights and hotels will be paid for.

What the job will involve:

  • The Senior M&E Quantity Surveyor will manage a team of quantity surveyors to ensure all commercial aspects of the projects are managed effectively.
  • You will be responsible for cost controlling costs on all projects and ensuring budgets are achieved.
  • As a Senior M&E Quantity Surveyor you will be tasked with managing and forecasting the Cash flow of a series of projects.
  • Responsible for valuation and cost control of the building services, sometimes involved in negotiation of contract sum, complete with preparation and negotiation of financial impact on base build works and preliminary costs
  • Development of the feasibility elemental budgets and cost appraisal for various energy efficient building services recommended by the engineers to help the client understand the constraints and possible paybacks on the renewable measures
  • Carrying out interim valuations, preparing the variation account; complete financial management of subcontract accounts; valuation of all additional works including additional value for management and drafting costs;
  • Cost planning through to production of tender pricing schedules, produce a pricing schedule, pre-tender estimate and tender analysis.

The Requirements:

The ideal Senior M&E Quantity Surveyor should:

  • Have a minimum of 8 years' experience working as a senior quantity surveyor on M&E / Building Services within UK construction.
  • Must offer current or recent experience with Data Centre main developers or end users.
  • Must be happy to be based out of London with travel to site in Europe when required.

To Apply:

To apply for the position of Senior M&E Quantity Surveyor, or to find out what other opportunities we can offer in the data centre construction sector, please call Joe on 01189 522 240 or email a copy of your CV to Joe at

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