Senior Quantity Surveyor / Quantity Surveyor

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  • Sector:

    Civil Engineering

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  • Salary:

    £60k - 75k per year + Package

  • Contact:

    Lucy Patterson

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  • Contact phone:

    07973 786995

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

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Job title: Quantity surveyor / Senior Quantity Surveyor

Location: Southeast – Oxford, Witney, Abingdon, Aylesbury, Bicester, Banbury, Buckingham, Bletchley, Milton Keynes, Luton, St Albans, Slough, Reading, Swindon, Cheltenham

Job type: Permanent

Salary: negotiable to £75,000 per annum plus package (DOE)

The company:

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced Quantity Surveyor to join a well-established, highly successful main contractor with expertise across many sectors within the construction industry.

You will be working on behalf of company with a turnover in the region of £650M+ and a team that is 625 people strong, where you will be working on one of the most prestigious projects in the UK at the moment.

The Role:

As Quantity Surveyor/ Senior Quantity Surveyor, you will be working on a large earthworks’ projects based in the Southeast of England.

Duties will include:

  • Providing commercial management of sub-contractors and suppliers
  • Dealing with quotations and monthly payments
  • Preparing, agreeing, and providing on-going cost analysis
  • Preparing cost valuation reports
  • Analysing sub-contractor’s variation accounts
  • Agreeing interim valuations and final accounts
  • Preparing and issuing certification for contract payments to sub-contractors
  • Preparing forecasts
  • Ensuring financial success of project

About you:

  • Degree in Quantity Surveying or Civil Engineering or equivalent
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience postgraduate with experience in the civil engineering and ground engineering sector preferred
  • Knowledge of NEC3 suite of contracts
  • Have an ability in negotiating across the various levels of the construction environment
  • Confident with clients, meetings, and contractual duties and able to maintain a positive relationship with clients
  • Possess excellent numeracy and IT skills

If you would like to be considered for this opportunity, please click the link to apply or contact Lucy Patterson at Thorn Baker on 07973 786 995 or lucy@thornbaker.co.uk

Key Skills: Quantity Surveyor, QS, Civils, Groundworks, Civil Engineering, Ground Engineering, Earthworks, ground improvements, Enabling works