Senior Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Senior Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: DISQS0811_1573221049
Contact Name: Dexter Ifill
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 08, 2019 13:50

Job Description

Senior Quantity Surveyor

Senior Quantity Surveyor | Consultancy | Central London

This well-established consultancy has been trading for over 100 years and have grown to become a prominent name within the construction industry employing over 130 staff across fives offices in the UK!

I am looking for an SQS with a solid consultancy background and a broad project experience to pick up and initially run with commercial, residential and science and technology projects. This consultancy has a wide spread of work and with a relatively small team and there's a real chance for you to shine and to work across multiple sectors!

Furthermore, this is a great opportunity for a Senior QS who is looking to push up into an Associate QS role as my client guarantees the opportunity to move up within a year.

Key duties and responsibilities for this Senior Quantity Surveyor role:

  • Prepare budget estimates, cost planning and tendering procedures and contract
  • Formulation of briefs, fee proposals, presentation of schemes, and/or services, project
  • Programming and other matters affecting delivery of service.
  • Prepare tendering documents; examining tenders received and reporting thereon or negotiating tenders and pricing.
  • Prepare recommendations for interim payments, prepare regular assessments of anticipated final cost and reporting thereon; measure work and adjusting variation in accordance with the terms of the contract and prepare final account, pricing same and agreeing totals with the Contractor.
  • Attendance at various project/technical meetings and the taking, preparation and distribution of Minutes.
  • Prepare of Microsoft Project Programmes.
  • Day to day management and execution of project work.

Requirements for this Senior Quantity Surveyor position:

  • Minimum of five years post-graduation experience
  • Must have a BSc or MSc in Quantity Surveying or a relevant degree.
  • Must have previous experience working for a construction consultancy.
  • A track record of working with teams and training/ mentoring junior staff
  • Ability to successfully manage complex projects in a proactive and diligent manner
  • A track record of managing projects by prioritising workloads and delivering deadlines
  • Experience working on relevant projects (commercial, residential, mixed use, retail or education schemes)

What's on offer for this Senior Quantity Surveyor position:

  • £60,000 - £65,000 per annum (depending on experience)
  • 27 days holiday plus bank holiday
  • Private medical insurance
  • Paid travel expenses
  • Flexible working policy

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 | Consultancy | Central London