Senior Quantity Surveyor
Mixed Use
West Yorkshire

Senior Quantity Surveyor

Ref: 295| Posted: 17th May 2022

Senior Quantity Surveyor - West Yorkshire (New Build) Needed

Working for a regional reputable main contractor,  working on projects from inception to completion, projects ranging 1 million to10 million across Yorkshire.

A company that also looks after their people just as much as they look after their clients.


Basic salary: £60,000 - £70,000 per annum

Great Pension

Valuable Life Assurance

33 days annual leave

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

Our client also offers a brilliant smarter working policy, too. That means many of our office-based people and some of our site-based people are able to either work from home or as part of our hybrid model.

Ideal Candidate:

  • Already be qualified and experienced in this field
  • 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.
  • An analytical approach, and a genuine ability to set realistic objectives and solve 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 a excellent opportunity to join a family orientated business that can help you achieve your career goals and aspirations

If you are interested in applying for this role, please contact me on

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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