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Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: £50k - 65k per year + car, pension, negotiable
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 4 months ago

  • Sector: Construction
  • Contact: Alex Smith
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0161 832 7577
  • Expiry Date: 17 June 2022
  • Job Ref: 395407ASM

Job Title - Senior Quantity Surveyor

Location - Greater Manchester office projects

The Company

My client are a medium sized civil engineering and groundworks contractor based in the Greater Manchester area. Typical projects for this contractor consist of groundwork projects, earthworks, and general civil engineering.


Commercially responsible for fast paced / complex groundworks and civil engineering projects

Identifying, analysing and developing responses to commercial risks

Undertaking costs analysis

Providing advice on contractual claims

Assisting in establishing a clients requirements and undertaking feasibility studies

Performing risk and value management and cost control

Advising on procurement strategy

Helping and assisting junior Commercial staff where necessary

Preparing and analysing costing for tenders

Allocating work to subcontractors

Commercially responsible for running several civil engineering project(s) simultaneously

Salary and package

Up to £65,000

Car allowance



Experience and skills required for the role

- Experience in a Senior QS role previously

- Groundworks and civil engineering project experience

-Groundworks subcontractor working experience

- QS degree (or equivalent) civil engineering or commercial management

- Experience running large scale technical Groundwork projects - groundworks, concrete, roads and drainage project experience.

-Civil Engineering background

- An excellent team player, demonstrating the ability to liaise with all levels of staff, contracts, clients and contacts.

- Standard and NEC contract experience

How to apply

If interested please email your cv to

For more information please call Alexandra Smith on 07980 006 436