Senior Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Senior Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sevenoaks, Kent
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, pension and more
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: DISQS1308_1566563201
Contact Name: Dexter Ifill
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 23, 2019 13:26

Job Description

Senior Quantity Surveyor

Kent | Residential | SQS

This is a Senior Quantity Surveyor role with a multi-discipline contractor who are currently involved with one of London's largest development programmes. You will be developing a team of Quantity Surveyors, whilst working on a variety of residential projects ranging between £10m and £150m. These projects will be a mixture of high rise residential, residential mixed use, regeneration and social housing.

Key duties and responsibilities

  • Head up/ undertake development appraisals
  • Tender analysis and reports
  • Maximise client development opportunities by working with design managers
  • Support PMs and EAs
  • Cost planning and estimating
  • Package procurement
  • Leading the design teams on residential projects
  • Provision on general costs and contractual advice to clients and employers' agents on residential developments
  • Training and developing team members, including mentoring and providing support to junior members.

Key requirements for this SQS role

  • Must have contractor or developer experience
  • Experience as QS within the residential sector
  • Strong working knowledge of common construction contracts, with excellent experience in programme management.
  • A good understanding of build costs.
  • Must have experience with residential sector cost planning
  • Must be degree qualified
  • Must be client facing and able to develop client accounts
  • Previous experience on new build residential developments will be advantageous

Remuneration for this SQS role

  • £60,000 - £65,000 per annum
  • Bonus
  • Pension contributions
  • Life insurance
  • Private medical insurance
  • Childcare voucher scheme
  • 33 days holiday
  • Professional subscriptions
  • Excellent career progression opportunities.

How to apply for this SQS position:

If you are interested in this Assistant Project Manager 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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Kent | Residential | SQS