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Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • Location: Burnley
  • Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Car Allowance, Pension, Holidays
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 3 months ago

  • Sector: Construction
  • Contact: Alex Smith
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0161 832 7577
  • Expiry Date: 31 May 2022
  • Job Ref: 395786ASM

Senior Quantity Surveyor - Retail - Permanent - £50,000 - £60,000 + full package - North Lancashire office - Refurbishment project - Oxford based project - weekly site visits - office based in North Lancashire - some working from home after probationary period - Please contact Alexandra Smith to apply - 07980 006 436 -
The client
My client are a successful, well established retail and commercial fit out contractor based in Lancashire.
They have a great reputation and a strong portfolio of projects completed in live trading environments.
Preparing tender and contract documents, including bills of quantities
Undertaking cost analysis for repair and maintenance project work
Working on retail projects eithers Marks and Spencer and / or Primark
Assisting in establishing a clients requirements and undertaking feasibility studies
Performing risk, value management and cost control
Advising on procurement strategy
Identifying, analysing and developing responses to commercial risks
Preparing and analysing costings for tenders
Allocating work to subcontractors
Providing advice on contractual claims
Analysing outcomes and writing detailed progress reports
Valuing completed work and arranging payments
Maintaining awareness of the different building contracts in current use
Understanding the implications of health and safety regulations
The candidate
Practical and logical qualities and a methodical way of thinking
A creative and innovative approach to problem-solving
The successful candidate will need to be used to working in a fast paced, retail fit out background. Essential project / client experience - Marks and Spencer’s or/and Primark
Strong numeracy and financial management skills and the ability to learn sophisticated design and costing IT packages
The ability to write clear and precise reports and to relate complex information in a simple way to a diverse range of people
Negotiating and team-working skills and the ability to motivate and lead those on site
Detailed knowledge of past and current building and construction technology, processes, materials, business and legal matters.
£50,000 - £60,000
Company allowance
Pension with contributions
Office based with site visits (nationwide sites)
Expenses paid - hotels and evening meals are paid by the company plus expenses can be claimed
Health care
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