Senior Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Senior Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + car, pension, educational support
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BH0404_1572952354
Contact Name: Benjamin Howells
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 05, 2019 11:12

Job Description

Senior Quantity Surveyor

Senior Quantity Surveyor | City of London | Main Contractor

A main contractor who have tripled their turnover to over £150m in the last three years are able to pay a very generous package to a new Senior Quantity Surveyor.

You will be leading a commercial team working on exciting projects across Central London, with values of up to £80m. Currently, these include RC frame projects such as student accommodation, hotels and residential flats.

However, my client has picked up just under £100m of new business in the last few months alone, so there are guaranteed to be even more unique and challenging projects to follow - this company have expanded rapidly in recent years and there will be many opportunities to fast-track your career from within.

The ideal Senior Quantity Surveyor will have a hands-on and can-do attitude as they will lead a forward-thinking and dynamic team who are at the epicentre of my client's impressive growth and development.

Key Responsibilities

Key responsibilities will include but may not be limited to:

  • Provide commercial input including financial and contractual performance to the management team.
  • Prepare monthly cost/value reports for area, together with review of results and consideration of trends with other contract team members
  • Produce commercial reports together with review of results and consideration of trends with other contract team members
  • Agree certification and payment of subcontractor accounts - monitoring such accounts against forecasts
  • Physical measurement of works and agreement of same with client and subcontractors
  • Manage subcontractors including sending out enquiries, collating prices, comparing with tender, negotiation, order placement, agreement of account and payment

Requirements for this Senior Quantity Surveyor position:

  • Must have UK experience working as a QS for a main contractor
  • Experience as the lead QS on projects with values exceeding £10m.
  • HNC qualified or higher in a relevant field
  • Experience working on RC frame projects
  • Experience delivering projects within the residential, hotel or student accommodation sectors
  • You must be personable, articulate and confident to liaise with stakeholders at all levels

Remuneration for this Senior Quantity Surveyor position:

  • Up to £80,000 per annum
  • Car allowance
  • Fast tracked career progression
  • Competitive pension

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 Benjamin Howells on or call me on 0118 9522 240 .

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