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DATE ADDED: Tue 28/01/2020

Quantity Surveyor / Senior Quantity Surveyor

Manchester, UK


JOB TYPE: Permanent, FullTime

SALARY: 30000 - 65000

Job Title - Quantity Surveyor / Senior Quantity Surveyor Job Type - Permanent or Freelance Role About the company: Our privately owned client have a fantastic reputation within the civil engineering and demolition industry.
A successful family ran business that prides themselves on their excellent reputation delivering projects within budget and to programme, whilst always maintaining high standards and quality.
They are based just outside of Manchester and they successfully complete projects both as a principal contractor and as a subcontractor.
They work nationally but predominantly their projects are in the North West region.
Their core areas of expertise include civil engineering, highways, earthworks, remediation, demolition, excavation.
asbestos removal, soft stripping, general enabling works and structural alterations etc.
About the role Due to healthy order books and company expansion, there is a need for either a Project or a Senior Quantity Surveyor to oversee the successful commercial and financial management of several varied projects in the Manchester / North West areas from point of award through to final account.
• Responsible for managing costs with an end goal of maximising the project margin and ensuring delivery of payment whilst developing future client relationships.

• Key responsibilities will include tracking the financial performance of projects against tender budgets and providing CVR’s and forecasts to the Directors on a monthly basis
• Sub contractor procurement
• Plant and material expenditure where possible supporting the pre-contracts team at tender stage on projects,
• Cost planning and negotiating terms of contract
• Liasing with clients and their team with respect to valuing their on-going accounts in terms of both measured works and any valuations which may occur
• Working closely with the operational members of the team Project Manager(s) and Contracts Director(s) to ensure the commercial success of the day to day contracting activities within the region and being the direct report to members within the commercial team.
The candidate Our client recruits only the best professionals, who are motivated, dedicated and can work with a professional outlook.
I would highly recommend them as they offer an excellent working environment where they encourage professionals to grow, develop and expand their knowledge.
Furthermore, with a close management team, the business has the ability to offer a real family feel, assuring that you will be a name rather than just a number within the organisation.
In order to be considered for this position, professionals will need to be degree qualified in Quantity Surveying, Commercial Management or similar.
Additionally, you must have proven experience of working running your own projects.
All applicants must have exposure to NEC forms of contract.
About the benefits and rewards: Project Quantity Surveyor salary - £30,000 - £42,0000 + package Senior Quantity Surveyor - - £42,000 - £65,0000 + package A car allowance plus business travel expenses will be covered in addition to the usual benefits associated with a successful contractor.
Freelance rates - Up to £340 per day How to apply: If interested in this opportunity, please send a copy of your CV to or call 0161 832 7577 / 07980 006 436 to discuss the opportunity further