Senior Quantity Surveyor - RC Frame Residential

£70,000 - £80,000

UK / Greater London

Construction, House Building & Development



Dominic Monaghan
020 3962 9900

Dominic joined MRG in 2010 and has risen from Senior Consultant to Associate Director. He specialises in Residential Development across Kent, East Anglia, London and the Northern Home Counties and is based at the City office in Monument. He started his career in recruitment in 2005


Job Description

REF: 14205
Posted: 29 November 2018
Closes: 30 March 2019

An excellent opportunity has arisen with a London based Residential Development business which is seeking a Senior Quantity Surveyor to work on a flagship scheme of theirs in Walthamstow, East London.

The development is a mix of private and social housing and will consist of 340 units across a number of blocks ranging in height up to 12 Storey RC Frame. Typical schemes for this developer range from £35 Million through to £80 million.

The position will be working closely with the Commercial Manager and Managing Surveyor assigned to the scheme and you will be responsible for delivering projects from demolition through to final account.

As the Senior Quantity Surveyors you will become part of a growing commercial team and will be required to take the projects through procurement, manage all commercial activities on site through to the settlement of final accounts.

The brief is:

  • Liaise with supply chain, consultants and clients to build productive working relationships.
  • Assist in ensuring the project team achieve or exceed budgeted targets.
  • Place sub-contract orders in accordance with the procurement schedule.
  • Ensure subcontract orders accurately reflect the main contract requirements and scope of works, and manage risk effectively.
  • Manage the external valuation process, including timely preparation and submission of applications, meeting with the client team to agree interim payments and progress on-going final account negotiations
  • Certification of subcontract payments and issuing of all relevant payment and other notices for the subcontract works in accordance with the conditions of the subcontract.
  • Complete CVR reports, ensuring they accurately reflect all subcontracts and other liabilities, the current position on site and the final profit projection.
  • Settle final accounts.
  • Price and effectively agree all project variations throughout the project life to ensure earliest successful final account agreement.
  • Creatively consider value engineering and improved build ability solutions.
  • Identify and prepare contractual notices for all events

On offer for this Senior Quantity Surveyor position is a salary of £70,000 - £78,000 p.a. plus company car, travel, health care, pension and bonus scheme, 25 days annual leave and a raft of other benefits.

Apply for this position below or alternatively for further information please contact Dominic Monaghan on 020 3962 9900.

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