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Senior Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Senior Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Eltham, London
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Start Date: ASAP
REF: TFQSBG4_1506078426
Contact Name: Thomas Fitzpatrick
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Job Published: 12 months ago

Job Description

Job Title - Senior Quantity Surveyor

Salary - £65k-75k plus package

Location ­- South East London


We are currently looking for an experienced Senior Quantity Surveyor from a Consultancy background in the South-East London area to join our client, a leading Construction Management consultancy who continue to experience year on year growth. Our client have developed a stellar reputation in the U.K Construction industry for their quality of service and are now looking for a driven Quantity Surveyor who is looking to take the next step in their career, due to a Senior member of staff retiring. They are heavily involved in public sector projects, with the majority of projects being Residential, Commercial, Education or Healthcare working providing consultation to some of the U.K's leading Construction companies.

This is an amazing opportunity for the right person to step into the nucleus of a highly successful Construction management consultancy's commercial team, who maintain a metropolitan and forward thinking company culture and put the development of their staff at the heart of what they do.

Job description & Responsibilities for Quantity Surveyor

In this role as a Senior Quantity Surveyor for our client, some of your duties will include;

  • Monitoring contract costs against agreed budgets - company financial reporting
  • Guide and advise staff on contractual issues
  • Utilising previous NEC and JCT Design and Build contract knowledge bring maximum value to projects
  • Guide and develop commercial staff, identifying training where necessary
  • Monitor contract compliance against statutory requirements
  • Oversee the procedures for certification for contract payments to sub-contractors
  • Work closely with the Principal Quantity Surveyor in to improve processes and manage the commercial team

This is an amazing opportunity for a Senior Quantity Surveyor looking to take the next step in their career, our client is looking for someone who's ready to take the next step up to principal/chief QS level. If you're a Senior Quantity Surveyor from a Consultancy/PQS background and looking for a change, it would be great to hear from you.

Key Skills & Qualifications

  • BSc/MSc in Quantity Surveying
  • Working towards or already gained Chartered status
  • JCT and NEC design and build contract experience essential
  • Experience in mentoring junior commercial staff

If this role is of interest to you then please apply directly or feel free to call Tom Fitzpatrick on 020 7248 0000 or send me your CV .