Senior Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Senior Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Full Company Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JR65964_1521198370
Contact Name: Joe Raymond
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 16, 2018 11:06

Job Description

Senior Quantity Surveyor

City of London

Salary: £55,000 - £70,000 + Full Company Benefits

Job Ref: JR65964

A longstanding, well established, globally recognised PM and Cost Consultancy is searching for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join its data centre specialist team. As the Senior Quantity Surveyor you will be working on large, complex data centre projects throughout Europe whilst based in the City of London.

This is a great opportunity for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to progress their career in an exciting sector with a great consultancy. You will primarily be based in the head office in the City of London, but will have the opportunity to occasionally visit Denmark, Sweden, and Dublin for client visits.

Senior Quantity Surveyor Responsibilities and Duties

The job of the Senior Quantity Surveyor will involve the following:

  • Responsibility for controlling costs throughout the project and ensuring that budgets are achieved.
  • As Senior Quantity Surveyor you will be tasked with managing and forecasting the Cash flow of the life of the project.
  • 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

Senior Quantity Surveyor Requirements

The ideal Senior Quantity Surveyor:

  • A minimum of 7 years' experience working as a QS on construction projects in the UK
  • Current or recent experience working on data centre, pharmaceutical, or other clean room projects
  • Preferably MRICS, though this is non-essential
  • Specialism in working pre-contract will be viewed favourably, but is also non-essential
  • Ideally experience working for a PQS / consultancy, however a Senior Quantity Surveyor with a contractor background will also be considered
  • Must offer flexibility to visit Denmark, Sweden, and Dublin for occasional client visits

To Apply:

To apply for the position of Senior 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 on

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