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Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: £30k - 58k per year + car, pension, negotiable
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 10 months ago

  • Sector: Surveying, Construction, Civil Engineering
  • Contact: Alex Smith
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0161 832 7577
  • Expiry Date: 29 December 2021
  • Job Ref: 394020ASM

Project / Senior level Quantity Surveyor required - Civil Engineering & Groundworks projects - Lancashire

Job Title: Either Project or Senior Quantity Surveyor /


Civil engineering
Cycle ways
Car parks
Road works
My client works as both a main and subcontractor

Location: North Lancashire

Role: Permanent job

Quantity Surveyor / Estimator / Project Manager required for an established Civil Engineering and Groundworks business based in Lancashire


Preparing and submitting monthly valuations

Demonstrate a thorough understanding of project(s) contractual and commercial requirements

Weekly site measures & site liaison for records of events

Demonstrate a thorough understanding and competent execution of the monthly reconciled values and updated forecasts

Costing and submitting variations

Keeping all commercial registers up to date

Performing Value management and cost control.

Reporting to head office as per commercial timelines

Arranging payments and valuing completed work.

Subcontractor payment review and approval

The suitable candidate would have the following skills and experience.

It is essential that you have a background in civil engineering contracts and strong negotiation and communication skills,
All applicants must be able to work well under pressure / to tight deadlines and you should have an excellent understanding of NEC3 / NEC4 forms of contract
In depth knowledge or different kinds of civil engineering projects such as roads, groundworks, earthworks, bridges, paving, drainage etc and a strong technical knowledge of the civil engineering / construction industry.
Degree educated
The successful candidate will be reporting to the Director, and will receive guidance and support as required.
Minimum of 5 years relevant experience
Good knowledge of the various Methods of Measurement, and Standard Forms of Contract
Particular emphasis on knowledge of the NEC
Proactive approach to problem-solving
Ability to liaise effectively with colleagues and clients alike
Full driving license
Experience of managing a project on their own from tender handover to Final Account. This position is long term with a great ran company.
Salary and package

£30,000 - £45,000 Quantity Surveyor level candidate

£45,000 - £55,000 Senior Quantity Surveyor level candidate

Car allowance



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 if you want to apply please send your cv to