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Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • Location: West Yorkshire
  • Salary: £55k - 65k per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 3 months ago

  • Sector: Surveying, Residential, Construction
  • Contact: Sylwia Stypa
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0113 242 0303
  • Expiry Date: 24 April 2023
  • Job Ref: 401344SST

My client is looking to appoint a Senior Quantity Surveyor due to continued success and future business growth, to join their team based at the Yorkshire office outside of Leeds.
My client is a five-star rated privately owned regional housebuilder who specializes in 2,3-, 4- & 5-bedroom homes.

As a Senior Quantity Surveyor, you will have previous experience working for housebuilders and possess excellent relationship-building and communication skills.

Key responsibilities and requirements
• Working within an active regional commercial team with regular site visits to maintain an excellent relationship with site teams
• Setting budgets and Managing build costs for your own sites
• Issuing drawings for new tenders, comparing quotations and placing subcontractor orders
• Managing the working partnerships with third-party suppliers and sub-contractors to ensure that all contractual terms are met and ensure that all orders are placed, and the onsite works are delivered in accordance with the order placed
• Engaging fully in the process of determining and agreeing on-site start programmes and timescales
• Assisting in the production of comprehensive Commercial reports and estimates for inclusion in Land Appraisals to support growth plans
• Maintaining current site budgets, completing a cost and valuation exercise including compiling a report of the variances to the commercial manager and managing director
• Producing key status reports and updates on all KPIs relating to the commercial function
The ideal candidate
• Degree in Quantity Surveying or similar – Essential
• Experience working as a Senior Quantity Surveyor on a new build homes
• A full UK driving license
• A good understanding of the financial implications of the methods and sequences of the build.
• Good Financial/Commercial awareness & Technical knowledge within the Construction Industry.
• Strong organizational and communication skills with the ability to relate to all levels of staff
• Being organized, having analytical thinking, and good attention to detail

What we offer:
• £55000 - £65000 (depending on experience) plus package, bonus, and many other benefits

If you are interested and want to hear more about this role please apply via the link or contact Sylwia Stypa by sending your up-to-date CV to or/and call at 01132420303, 07986707856.