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Senior Quantity Surveyor - Regional Contractor

Job Description

Role overview

Our client is a privately owned, multi award winning construction business. Building for generations and working with select clients nationally, the company offers a holistic range of services; acquire, design, build, operate and maintain.

The contracts are primarily for Commercial and Education sectors up to £15m in value.

Due to sustained growth they are now looking to recruit a Senior Quantity Surveyor based at our head office in Lancashire, for contracts in the North West.

Role Responsibilities

* Client valuations including thorough measurement as work progresses, through to final account
* Cash flow forecasts and monitoring against programme
* Accurate valuation, forecasting and monitoring of site Preliminaries
* Ensure full recovery and valuation of variations/instructions
* Provision of timely and accurate documentation, warranties and the like, both internally and externally
* Ensuring that the procurement of subcontractors is undertaken in a timely and cost-effective manner
* Administration of subcontractor contracts and accounts
* Ensuring that payments/notices are issued in accordance with the Subcontract and Construction Act
* Timely production of subcontract final accounts, including re-measurement and valuation of all variations as necessary to facilitate the optimum result
* Keep the Managing Surveyor informed of the progress of both client and subcontractor accounts through to their finalisation, including the release of retentions
* Compile monthly Cost/Value reconciliations and forecasts, including future risks and opportunities, and present to the senior management team
* Ensure any commercial threats to projects are identified swiftly and communicated to the Managing Surveyor and all contractual notices are issued correctly and on time
* Attend meetings and ensure that surveying information and cost advice is provided in an accurate, timely and proficient manner


* Surveying Degree or equivalent qualification/experience
* Experience of working for a Main Contractor
* Design and build experience
* Excellent communication skills
* Experienced in commercially managing large scale projects


* 6% Employer Workplace Pension
* 25 days' holiday + Statutory
* Holiday 'Buy Back' scheme + bonus birthday holiday
* Healthcare Scheme
* 1 days paid 'Change the World' volunteering day

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