Senior Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Senior Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Reference: BBBH66094_1523518965
Contact Name: Adam Wright
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 12, 2018 08:42

Job Description

One of the most reputable, innovative contractors in the country have a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join their team.

What you will do:
As a key contributor to the Management Team within across the region, you will be responsible for managing the commercial interests and obligations of the business through its contracting operations. You will also provide accurate commercial based reporting of contract forecast and performance.

You will work closely with the Tendering & Estimating, Finance, Procurement and Operational teams to effectively commercially manage and execute projects. You will also in conjunction with operational requirements, procure and manage commercial and contractual aspects of subcontract supply chain. Including:

  • Enquiries,
  • Managing scope
  • Price, terms & conditions
  • Placing of orders
  • Dealing with change control measures & certification of payments due to supply chain).

What they are looking for:
The ideal candidate should ideally have:

  • BSc Qualified Quantity Surveyor (QS)
  • Experience in high volume, low value projects
  • Experience in delivering professional reports covering contract forecasts, cash forecasts, Cost and Value Reconciliation reporting
  • Managing multiple project and client accounts simultaneously on both supply and demand side
  • Experienced user of traditional Industry Forms of Contract in particular (NEC3)
  • A competent user of the Microsoft Office suite.
  • Advanced MS Excel skills.
  • Willingness to travel and reside overnight, dependent upon business needs.
  • Full driving licence

What they offer:
As well as providing a competitive salary and benefits package, my client actively runs employee opinion surveys as part of our drive to provide a comfortable and supportive working environment. As well as supporting your development and you will also receive:

  • 23 days holiday rising to 28 days with bank holidays in addition, plus the option to buy and sell an agreed numbers of days
  • Generous employer pension contributions
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Life assurance up to 4x salary