Senior Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Senior Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sutton, Surrey
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance, pension, healthcare
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: DIGW2606_1532699298
Contact Name: Dexter Ifill
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 27, 2018 14:48

Job Description

Senior Quantity Surveyor

Senior Quantity Surveyor | Surrey | Groundworks and Piling

I am looking for an experienced Senior Quantity Surveyor to work for a market leading groundworks and piling contractor. The successful Senior Quantity Surveyor will be managing multiple projects located within a 1 hour commute of their head office located in Surrey.

The applying Senior Quantity Surveyor must be a well organised individual who has excellent customer service skills with the ability to manage client relationships. It is important that you have a solid background working for piling and groundworks contractors in addition to experience managing projects worth over £500k.

Key Tasks/Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and check various financial forecasts and project reports.
  • Ensure that applications for payment are accurately valued, prepared and submitted on time.
  • Liaise with clients to agree monthly valuations including final accounts, and obtain payment certificates, and payments on time.
  • Contractual negotiation and administration of sub-contractors, including valuation and payment.
  • Assist operations staff with commercial matters relating to projects.
  • Review enquiry documentation and input into the tender preparation where requested.

Requirements for this Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • Minimum 7 years experience.
  • Groundworks/piling contractor background.
  • Previous experience managing multiple projects at a single time, ideally project values exceeding £500k.
  • Proficient with JCT forms of contract and used to managing bespoke contracts.
  • Able to identify, evaluate, and manage risks in contract documents.

Remuneration for this Senior Quantity Surveyor position:

  • £65,000 - £70,000 per annum.
  • Car allowance.
  • Paid travel expenses.
  • Pension scheme.
  • Private Healthcare.

How to apply for this Senior Quantity Surveyor position:

If you are interested in this SQS position then please apply via this job board or alternatively you can send an up to date CV to Dexter Ifill on

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Senior Quantity Surveyor | Surrey | Groundworks and Piling

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