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Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • Location: Cheshire
  • Salary: £55k - 67k per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 2 months ago

Job Title: Senior Quantity Surveyor

Location: Merseyside office with projects based in Manchester

Company Overview:
We are currently seeking a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join a reputable regional contractor with a strong presence in residential development across the Northwest. With project values ranging from £7 to £15 million, this is an exciting opportunity to contribute to a variety of residential, educational, leisure, and healthcare projects.

Key Responsibilities:

Conduct weekly site measurements and maintain effective site liaison for accurate records of events.
Cost estimation and submission of variations.
Ensure all commercial registers are meticulously maintained and up to date.
Implement value management and exercise cost control measures.
Facilitate payments and assess completed work valuations.
Review and approve subcontractor payments.
Oversee projects through to successful completion, assuming responsibility for their delivery.
Handle subcontract payments, variations, and final accounts.
Prepare and submit Cost Value Reconciliations (CVRs) and all financial reporting.
Develop cost-to-complete forecasts and manage cash flow and turnover projections.
Essential Candidate Requirements:

Proven experience as a Senior Quantity Surveyor on similar projects, preferably within housing construction as a contractor.
Proficient numeracy and financial management skills, with the ability to adapt to sophisticated design and costing IT packages.
Strong negotiation, team-working, and leadership abilities to motivate on-site personnel.
Capability to thrive in a fast-paced environment.
Familiarity with JCT Design and Build contracts.
Additional Requirements:

Relevant project experience is essential.
A valid drivers license is mandatory.
Salary and Benefits:

Competitive salary range of £55,000 to £67,000.
Car allowance.
Pension plan with contributions.
Generous holiday allowance inclusive of bank holidays.
To Apply:
Please send your application via email to or contact us directly at 07980 006 436.

Join us and be part of our dynamic team driving excellence in construction projects across the region.