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Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • Location: Leeds
  • Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Package per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Civil Engineering
  • Contact: Justin Curry
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01132420303
  • Expiry Date: 01 December 2021
  • Job Ref: 394620JCY

Anderselite have been contracted to source a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join a well-known, award-winning Civil contractor with a large focus on Water and Land Stability based projects in the Yorkshire region. The role will be based in Leeds with frequent visits to live projects but will be predominantly home based should you require it.  

The role will include:

  • Co-ordination and management of several schemes at one time
  • Ensure cost control is maintained throughout all functions (procurement, delivery, design)
  • Manage, provide support and mentor the QS team on project and commercial deliverables
  • Monthly valuing of works and making applications for payment
  • Identify value and agreeing change with client
  • Agree final accounts and reporting internally on the financial and contractual status of schemes
  • Production of monthly cost & value forecasts
  • Provide sub-contractor management to Projects
  • Production of impact assessments, early warning and risk expenditure
  • Manage subcontractors with the site delivery team
  • Support the Commercial Manager in respect of wider issues
  • Input into health and safety matters

You will be required to have the following skills and experience:

  • Experience in a similar QS role from a civils or M&E background
  • Excellent communicator and negotiator with a sound commercial awareness
  • Water/Wastewater Experience preferred although the role would also suit candidates from a PQS or Contract/Framework background
  • Flexibility to travel when required
  • Ability to manage workload from home
  • Knowledge of NEC3 and 4 construction contracts
  • Experience in the tender and target cost process and the review of such documents
  • Strong IT skills with experience of databases and MS Office
  • Full clean UK driving licence
  • A team player
  • A can-do attitude and enthusiasm to get the job done!

In exchange for the quality skills that you currently possess, they are offering a great salary and benefits package that comes with many smaller perks, a solid platform to be a long-term player in the business and flexibility.

If this role is for you and you would like more information or be included in the process, then please submit your CV today!