Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Housing & Residential

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Market related

  • Contact:

    Lucy Patterson

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  • Contact phone:

    07973 786995

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

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Job title: Senior Quantity Surveyor

Location: South West – Exeter, Newton Abbot, Exmouth, Sidmouth, Honiton, Collumpton, Tiverton, Taunton, South Molton, Tavistock, Launceston

Job type: Permanent

Salary: Negotiable DOE

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a highly skilled Senior Quantity Surveyor to join a market leader in the housing sector. 

This is a housing developer with an established a hard-earned reputation for delivery, quality and sector Knowledge, recognised as an innovative and collaborative industry leader.

You will be joining a business that works closely with governmental bodies, housing associations and local authorities throughout the country, focused on creating as many new homes as possible to help with the UK housing shortage.

As Senior Quantity Surveyor, you will initially be the commercial lead for a major new town mixed tenure development in the South West Region.

You will be responsible for all commercial aspects of projects with values in excess of £5M, and be comfortable working in and managing your own team.

About you:

  • Degree qualified in Quantity Surveying
  • Professional membership of MCIOB or RICS
  • Minimum 10 years’ experience within the construction industry
  • Should ideally have worked at a senior level ideally within a construction organisation
  • Excellent account management and commercial experience
  • Strong team player, with the entrepreneurial ability to operate and excel in a changing on- site environment.
  • Well-developed analytical, oral and presentation skills

What's in it for you?

Market leading salary package DOE

Company car or car allowance

Private healthcare

28 days holiday

Professional membership support

If you would like to be considered for this opportunity, please click the link to apply or contact Lucy Patterson at Thorn Baker for more information.

Key Skills: QS, Quantity Surveyor, Senior Quantity Surveyor, Commercial, Residential, Housebuilding, Housing, New Homes, National Developer, Main Contractor, Main Contracting