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Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • Location: Cheshire
  • Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Package
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Construction
  • Contact: Leon Moulton
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0161 641 6175
  • Expiry Date: 11 October 2022
  • Job Ref: 398206LMO

Senior Quantity Surveyor role - Based in Widnes – Housing – Construction – Local Authority – North-West Sites – Up to £65,000 – Hybrid Role

Location: Widnes office

Site locations: all over North West

The client

I am currently recruiting for a housing contractor who has sites in the northwest, valued at £6Million each, working for housing associations and local authority.


- Weekly site measures & site liaison for records of events
- Costing and submitting variations
- Keeping all commercial registers up to date
- Performing Value management and cost control.
- Arranging payments and valuing completed work.
- Subcontractor payment review and approval
- Procurement
- Take offs
- Managing projects through to completion, taking responsibility for their successful delivery.
- Subcontract payments, variations and final accounts
- Submission of Cost Value Reconciliations (CVRs) / all financial Reporting
- Preparation of cost to complete
- Cash Flow and Turnover forecast

Essential Candidate Skills
- Must have worked as a Senior Quantity Surveyor on similar kinds of projects, working as a contractor on a housing construction project
- Strong numeracy and financial management skills and the ability to learn sophisticated design and costing IT packages
- Negotiating and team-working skills and the ability to motivate and lead those on site
- Ability to work in a fast paced environment.
- JCT Design and Build contract knowledge experience - Essential
- A full Drivers licence is also essential.

Salary and Benefits
£55,000 - £65,000
Company Car/Allowance
Pension plus contributions
Holidays plus bank holidays