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Project / Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • Location: Lancashire
  • Salary: £50k - 60k per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 3 months ago

  • Sector: Construction
  • Contact: Alex Smith
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0161 641 2611
  • Expiry Date: 13 February 2024
  • Job Ref: 405351ASM

Project or Senior Quantity Surveyor
Client details
A dynamic, growing company with a highly skilled and ambitious managing team.
Social housing
(North West based)
Typical project value £5 million in value
Preparing and agreeing monthly interim valuations and final accounts
Day to day cost control and cashflow forecasting
Maintaining and developing professional relationships
Interim valuations and final accounts
Managing cash flows / budgets and all financial information as per the companies policies and processes.
Collaborate with departments across the business to improve cost effectiveness and ensure timely delivery of projects whilst providing cost advice on any aspect of the build as and when required.
A key part of determining and agreeing site start programmes and timescales.
Monitor, reconcile and recharge any costs which relate to shared cost items with other internal teams and offices as well as external companies.
Candidate requirements
· Experience of working with a social housing contractor on residential projects
Project QS will be required to run a residential job reporting to commercial manager·
Driving license - essential·
Experience working on housing and / or apartment projects·
A good understanding of all aspects of surveying and contractual procedures· Understanding of the financial implications of the methods and sequences of build· In-depth knowledge of the construction industry
· Good knowledge of commercial and financial management systems and controls· Strong personal organisational skills
· Ability to work alone but also as part of a team within a growing business
·Ambitious personality
· Computer literacy
• Experience using JCT D&B suite of contracts.
• Solid and varied commercial/contractual knowledge
• Good knowledge of commercial and financial management systems and controls
• Computer literacy especially in Microsoft Excel
• £50,000 - £60,000
• Car allowance
• Pension Scheme
• Holidays
Based office based (Manchester) / site based (North West) and one day working from home (depending on workload and meetings) a week
How to apply for this role :If you are interested in this position, then please contract Alexandra Smith either via email or call me on 07980 006 436 if you have any questions on this role or any of my other roles.