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Senior Quantity Surveyor

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

Posted about 1 year ago

  • Sector: Construction
  • Contact: Alex Smith
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0161 832 7577
  • Expiry Date: 22 June 2023
  • Job Ref: 401999ASM

Quantity Surveyor - Civil Engineering (Highways, Water, Groundworks, Rail, Structures) Lancashire - email

Job title: Quantity Surveyor

Based: Head office Lancashire / North Manchester

Site visits : North West based

The client

My client, a busy national civil engineering contractor are currently recruiting a Project Quantity Surveyor to join their team. This business has a strong track record within the delivery of major infrastructure projects up to the value of £15m. They are regarded as true specialist within civil engineering sector.

Typical projects will be

Retaining walls

Preparing and submitting monthly valuations

Demonstrate a thorough understanding of project(s) contractual and commercial requirements

Weekly site measures & site liaison for records of events

Demonstrate a thorough understanding and competent execution of the monthly reconciled values and updated forecasts

Costing and submitting variations

Keeping all commercial registers up to date

Performing Value management and cost control.

Reporting to head office as per commercial timelines

Arranging payments and valuing completed work.

Subcontractor payment review and approval

Candidate requirements

It is essential that you have a background in civil engineering contracts and strong negotiation and communication skills,

All applicants must be able to work well under pressure / to tight deadlines and you should have an excellent understanding of NEC3 / NEC4 forms of contract

In depth knowledge or different kinds of civil engineering projects such as roads, groundworks, earthworks, bridges, paving, drainage etc and a strong technical knowledge of the civil engineering / construction industry.

Salary and package

Up to £55,000

Car allowance



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 if you want to apply please send your cv to