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Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • Location: Durham
  • Salary: £55k - 75k per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 15 days ago

  • Sector: Water, Surveying, Construction, Civil Engineering
  • Contact: Hayden Tucker-White
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0113 242 0303
  • Expiry Date: 05 August 2024
  • Job Ref: 407916HTW

My Client is looking for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join their team ready for AMP8

Responsibilities – but not limited to:
• Support Operational team in daily commercial and contractual aspects
• Ensuring proper contractual administration of contract/project assigned, including value and cost control, and maintenance of contemporaneous records
• Accurately value works undertaken and where necessary provide records to substantiate cost to allow prompt issue of Application for payment/invoice in line with contractual timescales
• Ensure change control process is managed effectively
• Support development of individuals within the commercial team as the role develops
• Accepts extra duties as situations arise.
• Able to travel on occasions

Experience required for the role:
• Good knowledge of Microsoft Office suite of products, excellent knowledge of Microsoft Excel
• Strong commercial and financial acumen
• Strong knowledge of contracts
• Strong desire to maintain client relationships whilst not compromising contractual entitlement
• Strong communication and inter personal skills
• Enthusiastic and energetic approach to people and projects
• Forward thinking and keen to develop smarter delivery of work
• Commercially and financially aware
• Able to work under own initiative
• Well organised
• Highly motivated
• Good communicator
• Takes responsibility
• Ability to work under pressure
• Positive attitude towards problem solving

Essential Qualifications:
• HNC in Quantity Surveying or similar
• Undergraduate degree in Quantity Surveying or similar advantageous
• Minimum 5 years’ experience in utilities or civils industry desirable
• Experience in QS role