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Quantity Surveyor – Civil Engineering

  • Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + car, pension, negotiable
  • Location: Wirral, Merseyside
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job reference: BBBH372142_1503653665

Job description

Quantity Surveyor - Civil Engineering - Manchester - - 0161 832 7577 / 07980 006 436

The client

A privately owned, established civil engineering contractor are looking for a Quantity Surveyor. They work within the roads, utilities, highways, groundworks, water and rail sectors.

This client is very busy, they work within a number of the North West civil engineering frameworks. They are very busy in the North West area.


This clients offers clients the full scope of services required of a civil engineering design and construction contractor . They undertake projects ranging up to £14,000,000 in value across a wide range of clients.

Typical projects include bridges, environmental, flood defence, waste to energy, infrastructure, land reclamation and remediation, landfill, reinforced concrete structures, renewable, retail etc.

The Role

Managing monthly cost reports, as well as forecasting cost and value accurately from commencement of a project through to completion of the project on a daily, weekly and monthly basis

Submission of interim and final valuations promptly

Review contract progress and be proactive in addressing issues, including the issuing of relevant notices as required

Review all issues including providing solutions, costs and advice to ensure successful project completion

Ensure cash flow is maintained and provide early forecasting of any short fall

Develop and monitor the use of cost and financial reporting systems.

Identify potential risks and evaluate options for control.
Guide and advise staff on contractual issues
Guide and develop site staff, identifying training where necessary
Monitor contract compliance against statutory requirements.
Oversee the procedures for certification for contract payments to sub-contractors

The candidate

The successful applicant will be an experienced Quantity Surveyor who is commercially aware and contractually astute. They will be conversant in the NEC Suite of Contracts; FIDIC, ICC and JCT contracts.

Ideally degree qualified in a relevant degree

They will also be an excellent team player who is capable of working individually with a demonstrable track record of successful commercial management of civil engineering projects including major earthworks and Balance of Plant for onshore wind farms.

Salary Details

£35,000 - £55,000 (depending on experience)

Company car or allowance

Pension plus contributions

In house training and Development

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Alexandra Smith at AndersElite is a specialist civil engineering and building recruitment consultant.

To register your interest in this excellent career opportunity, please submit your most recent CV to myself or call me if you have any questions on 07980 006 436 for a confidential discussion

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