Quantity Surveyor/ Senior Quantity Surveyor

Quantity Surveyor/ Senior Quantity Surveyor

Location Manchester/London
Job Type Permanent
Salary 50,000 - 60,000

Job Description

  • To provide assistance, support and guidance on all commercial issues within the Project(s).
  • Preparation of internal CVR on a monthly basis to satisfy the requirements of the Senior QS /Commercial Manager / Senior Commercial Manager and any other reports which may be required.
  • Maintaining an up to date Cost to Complete and Risk Register for the projects(s)
  • Preparation of Valuations/Applications for Payment on a monthly basis with full supporting documentation in an efficient and timely manner and in accordance with the contract.
  • Preparation and management of subcontract and key material(s) procurement schedules.
  • Compile and issue invitations to tender, analyse subcontractor quotations and make recommendations for subcontract award & write subcontract orders for approval
  • Administration of subcontractor/supplier accounts from the preparation of requisitions, monitoring and authorisation of subcontract payments through to agreement of final accounts.
  • Production and rigorous management of Early Warning Notices / change notices and associated registers.
  • Preparation, negotiation and agreement of Compensation Events/variations, extension of time claims, etc. 
  • To assist in identifying and proactively managing all commercial risks and opportunities and carrying out value engineering exercises.
  • To encourage and develop a culture of contractual awareness within the site team and ensure that the full contractual entitlement is achieved by rigidly managing records, contractual notifications, change control, etc.
  • To utilise focalpoint costing system to help improve cost control and commercial reporting and ensure that all relevant people are fully trained to utilise the system to its full potential.
  • Preparation of project final accounts
  • Re-measurement of quantities in accordance with the standard methods of measurement as required.
  • To ensure all site records for all labour, plant, materials, prels, etc are maintained as support for cost substantiation in the event of change and or delays to the contract works.
  • To ensure that all Group Procedures are strictly followed
  • To undertake any other work as required of you by the Commercial Manager/Project Manager, etc.



RICS - Desirable

2 days per week from home, This role would be a split of Manchester, London and home.

Projects range generally from £50k-£30m

80% of the projects are with Tier 1 contracts.

This is a Newly created role based on growth

Candidate Profile

Our client is looking for someone with a background in General civils, highways, construction or power for this role. Rail is a bonus.



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