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Senior Quantity Surveyor

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    Rhian Newman

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    07969 972412

  • Job ref:

    78442 Derby

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    about 1 month ago

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Job title: Senior Quantity Surveyor 

Location: Derby

Job type: Permanent

Salary: Negotiable 

Sector: Timber Frame, Structures

A fantastic opportunity is in store for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join the UK’s leading structural frame contractor based in Derby. Specialising in timber frame, they are well-known for their high quality, sustainable projects spread across some of the most recognisable construction projects on the market to date.

The Role:

As a Senior Quantity Surveyor, you will do the following:

  • Work within commercial deadlines to ensure smooth delivery
  • Accurately report and challenge costs ensuring both project and business values are met within given time frames
  • Monitor cash flow reports, cost management and forecasting
  • Attend meetings both pre and post construction
  • Update monthly CVR/WIP with cost and commercial planned included
  • Ensure commercial processes and procedures are practiced throughout the business
  • Develop processes and procedures
  • Negotiate and administrate all JCT/NEC and other forms of bespoke sub-contracts
  • Ensure T&Cs are adhered to
  • Liaise with supply chain when enquiring quotations for sub-contracted work

About you:

  • 3+ years’ experience as a QS/SQS
  • Structural steelwork/Timber experience (preferred)
  • Organised, pro-active, and reputable
  • Ability to digest large amounts of information about projects and delegate accordingly
  • Full driving licence
  • Willing to progress career to fullest potential
  • IT literate

What’s in it for you:

  • BUPA Healthcare plan and medical insurance
  • 25 days paid holiday +statutory bank holidays
  • Pension scheme
  • Training program
  • Retail benefits
  • Mental health support service

If you would like to be considered for this opportunity, please click the link to apply or contact Rhian Newman at Thorn Baker on 07969 972412 or email 

Key Skills: Senior Quantity Surveyor, SQS, Quantity Surveyor, QS, Commercial, Timber frame, Timber, Structural