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Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: £45k - 55k per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 2 months ago

  • Sector: Construction, Civil Engineering
  • Contact: Leon Moulton
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0161 641 6175
  • Expiry Date: 12 December 2022
  • Job Ref: 399085LMO

Senior Quantity Surveyor- Manchester – Building Engineering - Up to £55,000 plus car

My client is a Building engineering company with national sites all over the UK, They work in a wide range of sectors including Retail, Leisure, Education, Defence and Commercial Office amongst others. They are looking for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to manage their construction projects.

Role & Duties
• You will be responsible for managing all costs relating to building engineering projects, from the initial calculations to the final figures, in order to minimise costs and enhance value for money.
• To provide effective commercial and contractual support to operations
• To liaise with clients’ surveyors on financial matters in order to provide an accurate forecast of final accounts
• To maintain sub-contractor accounts
• To provide accurate internal reports: including CVRs, cost plans, cash flow and revenue forecasts
• To ensure timely submission of applications, variation details, claims, Final Accounts and other documentation
• Manage the cashflow in line with the agreed terms
• To review the sales ledger ensuring accurate posting of the transactions
• To perform risk and value management and cost control
• To carry out monthly valuations of work in progress
• Be involved in the training of junior commercial staff.

• Educated to HND or Degree level in quantity or building surveying or a construction-related subject
• Demonstrable commercial experience.
• Mechanical & Electrical quantity surveying experience in a building services background.
• IT Literacy and ability to use Microsoft Office
• System experience – CPA, Coins or similar

£45,000 to £55,000 DOE
Car allowance - £400 per month