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Professional Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • Location: England
  • Salary: £0.00 - £47000.00 per annum + additional package per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Construction
  • Contact: Alex Smith
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 14 May 2021
  • Job Ref: 391781ASM_1618420535

Job Title: Professional Senior Quantity Surveyor

The duties and responsibilities include

* To carry out the full duties of a Senior Quantity Surveyor.

* To undertake both pre and post contract quantity surveying duties.

*To attend design team and site progress meetings as required.

* Preparation of tender and contract documents.

* Preparation of cost plans, cashflow forecasts and financial reports

* To assist where possible with the creation of new client and project opportunities

* Taking off using SMM7 / NRM. Calculating quantities and costs of materials, time and labour before the project goes to tender

* Reviewing the cash flow and issues, with the cost report, to the clients finance/construction team.

* Review all change orders in accordance with the clients approval process.

* Ensure all invoices are being processed by the host team.

* Provide procurement services for the client where applicable for construction and engineering services including bid analysis.

* Be involved in the biweekly cost meetings to review procurement status and change order status with the contractors and engineering teams.

* Provide cost information on value engineering analysis.

* Carry out an earned value analysis of the project on a periodic basis.

* Reviews the contractors close out administration and ensures that they meet their contractual requirements.

* Assist the client with any cost information relating to legal issues due to non-performance by the contractors or engineering services and mechanical liens etc.

* Performs such other duties as the Supervisor may from time to time deem necessary.


The successful candidate should ideally have a degree in Quantity Surveying, and possess 8 years post qualification experience obtained from working within a professional practice. Previous healthcare, waste to energy, education project experience would be beneficial.

* Bachelors degree in Construction, Quantity Surveying or a related field

* Ability to measure & produce BQs is essential

* Five years relevant experience minimum

* Build project experience - ideally healthcare.

* Preferably a member of RICS or another relevant professional body

* Highly articulate, have a clear and analytical approach to problem solving, and strong decision-making abilities. Must have excellent communication and presentation skills regarding the management of cost processes.

* Intranet, Microsoft Windows OS, Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Office Suite and Microsoft Project.

* Advanced use of Excel to generate and update reporting tools.

* General Competencies expected of all Professionals and Managers are as follows: Client Service, Commitment, Communication, Innovation & Continuous Improvement, Professionalism, Quality, and Teamwork.


* Up to £47,000 + package

* Competitive salary dependent upon experience

* Employer Pension Scheme

* Early finish Friday

* Flexible Working ethos ability to work from home / remotely

* Fantastic, collaborative workplace environment

* Varied and interesting project portfolio

* To be part of the continued growth and development of the business

which is founded upon expertise, experience, capability and dedication.

* City Centre Manchester location

If you would like to discuss this further please do not hesitate to contact me on 07980 006 436

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