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Senior Quantity Surveyor - Freelance

  • Location: Cheadle
  • Salary: £250 - 350 per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Construction, Civil Engineering
  • Contact: Alex Smith
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0161 641 2611
  • Expiry Date: 28 June 2024
  • Job Ref: 407424ASM

NEW ROLE - Freelance Quantity Surveyor/Senior Quantity Surveyor – Residential / extra care / apartments – Manchester - On Going contract -07980 006 436
The role
An experienced and motivated Quantity Surveyor / Senior Quantity Surveyor will be required to join a commercial team for a contractor based in Manchester, working on sites across the North West covering a wide range of construction projects.
The position is a full-time freelance role
Mainly site based, office visits in South Manchester with 1.5 days from home.
The candidate
My client are looking for a personable, creative and commercially minded candidate to take responsibility, ownership and accountability for managing and controlling all aspects of the commercial / financial and contractual elements of a project to maximise the company’s profitability, protect the company’s obligations under the contract and to manage commercial issues proactively.
Reporting directly to the Chief Quantity Surveyor the role will entail:
• Managing main and subcontracts
• Preparing and agreeing monthly interim valuations and final accounts
• Recording, costing and agreeing contract variations
• Internal monthly cost/value reconciliation cost reports
• Subcontract procurement including preparing tender enquiries, reconciling quotations and placing subcontract orders
• Management notification and payment of subcontract interim and final accounts.
• Managing payment of consultants’ interim and final accounts
• Day to day cost control and cashflow forecasting
• Assisting the development and training of trainee and assistant surveyors Maintaining and developing professional relationships
The candidate
The candidate will require a relevant post graduate experience within a Quantity Surveying position, and detailed knowledge of JCT & NEC forms of contract
• Qualification to at least BSc level in Quantity Surveying
• Flexible and adaptable approach with the ability to work on more than one scheme, operating to tight deadlines
• To be confident, personable, creative, self-motivated, and enthusiastic and to able work collaboratively as part of a team
• Good IT skills including excel and various digital information management systems
•Full UK driving license.
£250 - £350
How to apply for this role: 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