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Senior Quantity Surveyor

Ref MAX8173 Job Posted 16/10/2018 Region Midlands and East Anglia Location Leicester Salary £42k - £50k + car allowance + benefits Salary Band Up to £59,999 TypePermanent Consultant Stuart Hackett

Project Details

As a Senior Quantity Surveyor you will be given the opportunity to work as the lead Quantity Surveyor on a variety of projects in the built environment, inclusive of new build, refurbishment and fit-out projects. Sectors include public and private sector projects and you will not be limited to one sector should you show the willingness to gain a variety of experience.

Responsibilities and Duties

- Manage feasibility studies and the production of procurement reports
- Manage estimating and cost planning activities to include taking ownership of and presenting the final cost plan
- Manage the procurement process, ensuring that all stages including pre-qualification, enquiry, analysis, selection and contract preparation are performed effectively
- Ensure that post-contract cost variances and change control processes are managed effectively
- Manage final accounts and ensure they are negotiated and agreed, assisting in claims where necessary
- Taking a pivotal role in interfacing with the client and other consultants, at all project stages
- Manage or mentor more junior Quantity Surveyors and technical staff on projects and act as an example for other ambitious construction professionals within the company

Desired Skills and Experience

- Experience in the built environment as a Senior Quantity Surveyor
- Experience working for a Consultancy or Main Contractor
- JCT or NEC contract experience
- Both Pre and Post contract experience is preferred however you will be still be considered should you have either, and bring other relevant skills

Qualifications/Educational Requirements

- Degree in a construction discipline is preferred, ideally Quantity Surveying
- Member of RICS is desired

Employing Company Overview and Profile


The company is a fantastic construction consultancy that offers its employees the chance to work across various building sectors whilst progressing within the business into more senior roles, should you show the ability and drive to do so. They are flexible in their approach and offer the chance for you to progress your career in management, or construction project leadership. They are a progressive, multi-sector and multi-disciplinary construction consultancy with multiple offices throughout the UK

Additional Benefits Package and Incentives

The company offer a car or car allowance, pension contribution, and other benefits on top of a very competitive basic salary.

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