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Sector: Construction | Job Type: Permanent | Salary: £55 - £60K + Package

Senior Quantity Surveyor – School – Senior Quantity Surveyor – School – Senior Quantity Surveyor


Established in the early 1900’s, my client has been working in the construction industry for well over 100 years, building both public and private projects throughout London and The South East.


My client is a family run business, which models their business on a close knit culture and flat management structure. Boasting an annual turnover of £150M, my client has remained a constant and reliable main contractor in the market.


They do not aim to be the biggest and most corporate business in construction however prefer to remain a reasonable size in order to give their clients the very best service and personal approach.


Due to recent boom within construction, my client has now picked up some new projects and are therefore looking to expand their commercial team and are seeking a Senior Quantity Surveyor.


Senior Quantity Surveyor – School – Senior Quantity Surveyor – School – Senior Quantity Surveyor


The Project and Responsibilities:


My client is seeking a Senior Quantity Surveyor to take commercial control of a £9M new Build school, complete with gym and swimming pool. The project involves demolition, some refurbishment and new build.


  • My client requires a Senior Quantity Surveyor who can complete all sub contract procurement, contract negotiation and contract administration
  • Preparation of monthly budgets and cost plans
  • Manage work packages from appointment through to final account including certifying payments and issuing the appropriate notices as required by the sub-contract
  • Monitoring works packages against budget, assessing variation claims and preparing reports for Client
  • Submitting timely requests for payment, agreement of these with Client’s representative where appropriate and ensuring payments are received in accordance with agreed timescales
  • Monitoring project progress (in conjunction with Contracts Manager) and issuing appropriate notices to Client
  • Internal cost reporting


Senior Quantity Surveyor – School – Senior Quantity Surveyor – School – Senior Quantity Surveyor


The Individual:


You will have 7 – 10 years of experience as a Quantity Surveyor / Senior Quantity Surveyor

Senior Quantity Surveyors will be degree qualified in Quantity Surveying or HNC Equivalent

You will have experience in running new build projects up to the value of £10M and ideally working with local authorities in education projects

My client is looking for someone with a stable work history with a UK main contractor

You will be able to commercial run your own site and take hold of projects to make a profit


Senior Quantity Surveyor – School – Senior Quantity Surveyor – School – Senior Quantity Surveyor


Remuneration and Benefits:


In return for your skills, expertise and experience my client is offering a competitive salary of £60K + car or car allowance + 8% pension + 27 days holiday per year.


My client also offers an annual performance based bonus up to 10% of profit share


In addition to this great package my client is offering the opportunity to work with a great company with a very low turnover of staff and open working culture which is based on a pragmatic and practical approach to clients and projects.   


Senior Quantity Surveyor – School – Senior Quantity Surveyor – School – Senior Quantity Surveyor





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