Quantity Surveyor / Senior Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Quantity Surveyor / Senior Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Grantham, England
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits: Negotiable above for the right candidate
Start Date: 2019-07-30
Reference: BH-112833
Contact Name: Michael Manser
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 31, 2019 10:38

Job Description

Great opportunity for experienced Quantity Surveyors.

My client, a large manufacturer of Building Products with sites throughout the UK are looking for 2 Quantity Surveyors / Senior Quantity Surveyors to join their team on a permanent basis.

Through effective contract management and negotiation, the Quantity Surveyors will be able to maximise profit while minimising company risk.

General duties
  • To Attend the necessary pre-contract meetings
  • To prepare and value interim applications as well as final accounts
  • Sub-contract and sub-sub-contract management, including negotiation, administration and preparation of payment.
  • To negotiate / resolve contract disputes
  • Cash flow forecasting
  • Management of credit risks
  • Work In Progress reporting and making provisions for any risk areas
Skills and Experience

In addition to the below essentials, it would be desireable for the candidate to have a BSc (Hons 2.1) in Quantity surveying or other similar qualification. Experience in Precast Concrete would also be an advantage.

  • Sound knowledge of contract law in construction
  • Experienced in contract negotiation
  • Contract and Sub-contract administration experience
  • Dispute and claims resolution skills
  • Commercially aware
  • Strong organization and time management skills
  • IT literate and proficient in using Microsoft Office (particularly Excel)
  • Able to work under own initiative
  • Valid driving license
  • Current CSCS card