Senior Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Senior Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Freelance
Location: Leatherhead, Surrey
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH64907_1502899845
Contact Name: Oliver Jones
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 16, 2017 17:10

Job Description

Senior Quantity Surveyor

Day rate: £400pd
Contract Length: 6 months
I have just registered a urgent freelance vacancy with a top tier main contractor to work on a highways project to be based in Leatherhead.

Main purpose of the job:

  • Quantity Surveying support to Commercial Manager (Delivery).
  • Contractual operation of our Renewal and Improvement Schemes.

Nature of formal contacts (with DBFO/HA etc):
Regular interaction with CPS Leadership Team and Management, HA and CP professionals, CPS Design and Scheme Delivery Teams

Key responsibilities / duties:

  • Contractual administration of high value Framework Subcontractors.
  • Commercial resolution of Subcontract accounts, including Framework Subcontractors.
  • Commercial resolution with Clients of Scheme outcomes, including payments.
  • Operation of Scheme Change Control.
  • Estimating/pricing support to Schemes.
  • Client and Supply Chain Framework liaison.
  • Quantity surveying activities in Delivery.
  • General Quantity Surveying support/duties.

Person Specification

Qualifications/ skills/ experience:

  • 10 years quantity surveying experience required, including 5 years at Senior QS grade.
  • Demonstrable NEC knowledge and experience required.
  • Experience of Multi-Scheme working required, preferably in a Maintenance and Renewal environment.
  • Professional quantity surveying qualifications preferred.
  • Diligent IT and presentation skills

Personal attributes:
A good communicator, including in direct dealings with prestigious Clients Experience in working in a large team Contractual diligence, including a good contractual writer Numerical diligence Dedicated and conscientious