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Quantity Surveyor / Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • Location: Stockport
  • Salary: Market related
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 7 months ago

  • Sector: Construction
  • Contact: Alex Smith
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0161 641 2611
  • Expiry Date: 31 January 2024
  • Job Ref: 404826ASM

NEW ROLE Quantity Surveyor/Senior Quantity Surveyor – Residential / extra care / apartments – South Manchester - -07980 006 436

The client

A medium sized, well established contractor with an excellent reputation. A residential specialist building contractor



Steel frame houses

Care homes


Low rise apartments


Managing cash flows / budgets and all financial information as per the companies policies and processes.

Ensuring group policies and processes are followed and reported fully on all build-related expenditure.

Management of the working partnerships with Housing Associations, third party providers and sub-contractors to ensure that all contractual terms are met and ensure that all orders are placed

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.

Authorising and committing expenditure on the internal COINS ERP system

Monitor, reconcile and recharge any costs which relate to shared cost items with other internal teams and offices as well as external companies.

The candidate

Experience of working with a social housing contractor on residential projects· Quantity Surveying or similar Degree - Preferable

· 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· Computer literacy

• Experience using JCT D&B suite of contracts.

• Experience managing/Leading a team• Solid and varied commercial/contractual knowledge

• Good knowledge of commercial and financial management systems and controls

• Computer literacy especially in Microsoft Excel

• Ability to juggle a number of projects and tasks at the same time


Competitive salary and package

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.