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Senior Quantity Surveyor

Ref MAX8191 Job Posted 11/10/2017 Region South East Location Hertfordshire Salary £50k - £70k + Travel Allowance Salary Band £60,000 to £99,999 TypePermanent Consultant Stuart Hackett

An exciting Senior Quantity Surveyor role exists with an established main contractor operating in the built environment. There office is based in Hertfordshire and their projects are typically based in the Central London area as well as the Northern Home Counties.  You will get the opportunity to work for a large main contractor with a turnover in excess of £150m. You will manage your own projects, typically ranging in value from £10m - £45m. You will also have the opportunity to work on a wide variety of projects in the built environment, including high end residential, education, sports & leisure, commercial and mixed use developments.

Project Details

This is a fantastic opportunity to work on a varied range of large scale projects in the built environment. Projects will typically be New Build projects and valued between £10m - £45m in London or the Northern Home Counties.

Sectors that the hiring company are working in:

  •  High End Residential
  •  Education
  •  Healthcare
  •  Sports & Leisure
  •  Commercial
  •  Mixed Use

Responsibilities and Duties


As Senior Quantity Surveyor you will report to the Commercial Manager and be responsible for managing up to 3 projects dependant on complexity and value.

Specific duties will include:

  • Contract administration
  • Subcontractor management
  • Conducting valuations
  • Conducting measurements
  • Cost value reconciliations
  • Change schedule management
  • Variations (compensation/additional time/ additional works)
  • Pricing compensation
  • Client liaison management
  • Preparation of claim
  • Preparation of final accounts
  • Issuing Interim payments certificates

 

 

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Candidates should have prior experience as a Senior / Project Quantity Surveyor of managing projects or packages of work valued in excess of £5m
  • Candidates should predominantly come from a main contracting background as a Quantity Surveyor
  • Knowledge and experience of JCT form of contract is desired

Qualifications/Educational Requirements

 Qualified to Degree standard (or similar equivalent) is desired

Employing Company Overview and Profile

The hiring company is an established and highly reputable main contractor who work on large scale projects in London and the Home Counties. They can offer their employees the opportunity to work on exciting, large scale projects in the built environment.

Additional Benefits Package and Incentives

Basic salary  £50k - £70k + Travel Allowance + Pension

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