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Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: Market related
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 29 days ago

Job Title - Senior Quantity Surveyor role
Projects - Large New Build Industrial Projects
Based in - Manchester office /site based
The company -
An blue chip, award winning company with a solid reputation are looking for a Project Quantity Surveyor. A successful tier one contractor with an enviable forward order book of North West industrial projects.
Projects values - £10 million - £30 million in value
The role
The position available is for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to be based in the Manchester area. The chosen candidate is intended to join the UK North West Building division for involvement in a significant local construction project. The Senior Quantity Surveyor will be a key member of the commercial team, responsible for overseeing various commercial management aspects such as
Client Management
Ensuring group policies and processes are followed
Application/Payment/Cash Management
Internal Reporting
Supporting staff development.
Integrate the commercial strategy, adapting it with Market Quantity Surveying (MQS) principles to suit the evolving project needs.
Target setting,
CV reconciliations,
Preliminary controls
Monitoring, risk/opportunity management,
Oversight of junior commercial staff.
Support the pre-construction department in tender processes,
Managing claims and disputes,
Interpret contract clauses
The candidate
Quantity Surveying or similar Degree - Preferable
Industrial project experience (Ideal)
Main Contractor experience - Essential
A good understanding of all aspects of surveying and contractual procedures· Understanding of the financial implications of the methods and sequences of build·
In-depth knowledge of the construction industry·
Experience using JCT D&B suite of contracts
Good knowledge of commercial and financial management systems and controls
Strong personal organisational skills
Ability to work alone but also as part of a team within a growing business· Computer literacy
Computer literacy especially in Microsoft Excel
Experience managing/Leading a team
Solid and varied commercial/contractual knowledge
Good knowledge of commercial and financial management systems and controls
If you are interested in this position, then please contract Alexandra Smith either via email or call me on 07980 006 436 if you have any questions on this role or any of my other roles