Senior Quantity Surveyor
Mixed Use
North Wales

Senior Quantity Surveyor

Ref: 288| Posted: 17th May 2022

Senior Quantity Surveyor - Required (Main Contractor) North Wales

An opportunity to Join one of the UK’s largest family-owned construction, infrastructure and support services business. Where you are not just a number, you are part of the team!


  • Basic Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 (Dependant on experience)
  • Car/Car allowance
  • 33 days annual leave
  • Pension
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Discounts at restaurants and cinemas with a Taste Card
  • Annual flu vaccine
  • Health & Wellbeing and Life Management Support for you and your family
  • Office-based people and some of the site-based people are able to either work from home or as part of our hybrid model

Ideal Candidate:

  • You’ll already be qualified and experienced in this field
  • You will have a background in managing budgets and delivering similar services to a high standard.
  • Have demonstrable Quantity Surveying experience within a relevant sector in the construction industry.
  • Strong communication, sales and negotiation skills
  • Have an analytical approach
  • Ability to set realistic objectives and solving key problems. 

Duties include:

  • Liaising with the operational management team and advise on all matters relating to Contract and Commercial issues
  • Maintaining accurate financial control systems and report monthly on Cost/Value Reconciliation
  • Liaising with and advise on all financial aspects of contracts, ensuring that valuations are maximised, certified and paid on time
  • Monitoring progress on site and take a lead issuing required notices in accordance with contract procedures and timescales
  • Prepare forecasts of cost and value of all trades including Preliminaries, monitor and report on same
  • Preparing Preliminaries budgets in association with contract staff, monitor and report on same
  • Ensure that all quotations are carefully vetted and comply with the specification ensuring that the most competitive bids are obtained
  • Ensure that regular meetings are held to agree variations and not left to the final account stage
  • Managing subcontractors accounts accurately and effectively to enhance contract performance
  • Assisting the Operations Team, as required, securing labour, materials and Sub-contractors to ensure that contracts are completed on time and within budget
  • Ensuring work is carried out in accordance with the Company’s Health and Safety Policy & Quality Manual

This is an excellent opportunity to join a company that cares about people and wants to help each individual achieve their career goals and aspirations

If this is for you please do not hesitate to apply, email your CV to

Your application will be dealt with in the strictest confidence

To be considered for this vacancy or to find out more information please apply now.

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