Senior Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Senior Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Start Date: 2021-11-24
REF: SC - SQS - 055
Contact Name: Sean Collard
Contact Email:
Job Published: 12 days ago

Job Description

Senior Quantity Surveyor


This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Quantity Surveyor to join a forward-thinking tier one main contractor. The company are well respected and has a wealth of experience in the industry being one of the best names in the game. The role will see you working on a range of new build projects within residential, commercial, retail, education and more.


You will be managing projects ranging in value from £5m up-to £20m with a team underneath you and reporting into a Commercial Manager. Managing all commercial aspects of the project working closely with the client and sub-contractors. The role will offer you the chance to develop your skills and give you a clear career path.  


This is a perfect role for someone who is looking to join a company that can offer them all the tools to help them progress their career and take the next step. As well as a strong pipeline of projects in the area keep you busy for the next 5 years +.


The ideal candidate will have a degree in Quantity Surveying and over 6 years’ experience working as a Quantity Surveyor for a Main Contractor.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Overall cost management of the project from inception to hand over
  • Working off pre-construction documents to prepare cost plans and measurements
  • Managing clients expectations delivering results
  • Work with external parties including architects and engineers to ensure project specifications are understood
  • Ensure any changes to design and understood and coats are kept up-to-date
  • Managing quantities from drawings
  • Managing an array of sub-contractors ensuring work is delivered on time and within budget
  • Dealing with any contractual issues 
  • +6 Years as a Quantity Surveyor
  • BSC Degree in Quantity Surveying
  • Project Experience New Build + £8 Million


  • Competitive Salary
  • Company car/allowance
  • Healthcare
  • 25 Days Holiday + Statutory  
  • Competitive Pension
  • Career progression


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