Quantity Surveyor

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08 August 2017
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Job Description

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a Tier 1 Main Contractor that is looking to recruit a talented Senior Quantity Surveyor to join their team in the Northern Home Counties (Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire & North-West London)

Your role will be a mixture of office and site based. Reporting to the Commercial Director, you will comfortable working as the Lead Surveyor who has demonstrated a stable career and looking to drive exceptional levels of profit. Commercially astute is a given. Ideally you will be capable of leading your own team and implement new procedures.  

Your role will be providing commercial expertise on behalf of the Main Contractor, reporting on contract commercial performance to the Commercial Director. Ideally you would be coming from or have experience of working with a Top 50 Main Contractor.

About The Role 

  • Managing all commercial aspects of the project, reporting directly to the operations & commercial directors.
  • Producing monthly valuations and applications.
  • Managing monthly commercial reporting.
  • All aspects relating to bulk material procurement.
  • Sub-contract procurement.
  • Managing “variation to contract” accounts.
  • Producing & managing direct labour payments


  • Good communication skills and presentable appearance.
  • Ability to communicate with all levels of staff and management, including direct contact with our clients.
  • Ability to work to programmes and deadlines, and be flexible to adapt to change.
  • Ability to read and understand drawings.
  • Experienced in managing direct and sub-contract labour.
  • Sound technical building knowledge.
  • Must be computer literate in most Microsoft programmes, including Excel, Word, Outlook, and Project.

On offer for the Senior Quantity Surveyor position is a basic salary in the region of £70,000 p.a. depending on experience, plus package. This is an excellent opportunity with a sought after company who continue to expand. 

Apply for this position below or alternatively for further information please contact Mark Seckerson on 07896 079493 or email. 

If you are seeking a career move but this position is not right for you please browse the other vacancies on our website. We are specialists in Construction Recruitment and have a range of posts available. We also welcome speculative applications.

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