Senior Quantity Surveyor

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Senior Quantity Surveyor

Location: Plymouth Salary: Salary or Fixed Term Contract

Senior QS – New build hotel (D&B contract)- Plymouth


Our client is an established main contractor, who due to a recent influx of project wins, are looking to add a senior QS to the team – this would be a site-based position in Plymouth for over a year, and the project is a c£10m new build hotel near the centre of the town – Design & Build (D&B) contract


Candidates will have:

Degree level education in Quantity Surveying

Experience in running projects as senior QS/commercial lead on £10m+

D&B Contract Experience


Responsibilities (not limited to)


* Reviewing of Contracts and ensuring compliance

* Take Ownership of all commercial aspects of the project

* Identifying and pricing of all variations as and when they occur

* Procurement - operational procurement activity and contract support, in conjunction with the Procurement Department

* Sending out tender enquiries to subcontractors and suppliers

* Cost analysis of tender prices

* Cost analysis of Sub-Contractor/Supplier costing

* Producing & Forwarding Post Tender Data

* Managing and forecasting the Cash flow of both projects and the business

* Working closely with the PQS to deliver value for money and control budgets

* Logging and Reporting of all variations

* Provide Data and analysis of issues & risks as required by Management.

* Improve and implement best practice commercial processes and accurate budgeting

* Ensure Construction Team is adhering to all Contractual Requirements and providing advice and monitoring of same

* Ability to demonstrate building strong working relationships & stakeholder management

* Good level of legal awareness and competence in assessing Contract Documents and contract requirements

* Excellent negotiation skills

* Excellent Analytical and problem-solving skills

* High level of accuracy and attention to detail


This role can be on a fixed term contract – paying c£75k +package region


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