Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • Sheffield, UK
  • £48,000 - £50,000 per annum
  • Permanent

Are you a Senior Quantity Surveyor looking for a new opportunity within the Highways sector?

Then you need to keep reading as this might be the right fit for you!!

We are recruiting for a leading construction consultancy looking to add a Senior Quantity Surveyor to their team!

Purpose of the Role-

Our client has an an exceptional opportunity for a highly capable client-side Senior Quantity Surveyor/ Employers Agent to join an expanding organisation specialising in the Private High Rise Residential sector.

Working alongside the Project Manager, in this newly created role you, you will have full accountability for preparing, managing, and reporting all financial costs, managing evaluation of works and leading a team on several UK & Europe based industrial/ commercial projects, each valued up to £100m. This is a great opportunity for someone wanting to see your costings come to life' & join a progressive, ambitious & growing business, to play a key role in its growth and development.

The company prides itself on their great culture, where they reward initiative and promote continual professional improvement. You will be provided with significant support and resources to succeed in the position

A Few Key Responsibilities of the Role-

  • Produce cost plans & construction estimates based on design information.
  • Attending site regularly as well as internal and external client facing meetings.
  • Work with and collaborate with key partners, e.g, finance, operational teams, consultancies, engineering, sub-contractors & suppliers.
  • Provide value engineering options & cost planning, as well as creating a tender pack to be sent to an agreed supply chain list
  • Negotiate contract documents and draft contracts for construction works
  • You'll present monthly valuations to the business as well as providing accurate financial reporting & Post contract commercial support for designated packages of work, including subcontract, materials, and direct labour.
  • Ensure projects are successfully delivered within cost and time constraints
  • Be responsible for work package change control and management

Essential Experience of the Role-

  • Substantial Quantity Surveyor / Contracts Administrator experience working within a contractor/ client-side project environment.
  • Experience ideally gained in a similar or related industry
  • Degree qualified or equivalent and/or hold or working towards professional qualification (RICS, IACCM or similar)
  • Ability to estimate change / variations using various methods
  • Able to forecast cost and measure cost of work complete
  • Good negotiation skills with ability to manage expectations
  • Good contractual knowledge and experience

What's in it for you?

  • A competitive basic salary
  • 25 days' holiday (rising to 27) with the opportunity to buy extra leave
  • The opportunity to take a paid day out of the office, volunteering for our charity partners or a cause of your choice
  • Car allowance additional to base pay
  • The opportunity to take a paid day out of the office, volunteering for our charity partners or a cause of your choice
  • a discretionary annual bonus based on performance / car allowance or company car dependant on experience
  • Company matched pension, life assurance, a cycle2work scheme, 15 weeks' fully paid maternity, adoption and shared parental leave, paternity pay of two weeks…and plenty more
  • Voluntary benefits designed to suit your lifestyle - from discounts on retail and socialising, to health & wellbeing, travel and technology
  • Access to our Employee Network Groups, which represent every strand of diversity and allow colleagues to connect and learn from each other on an open, inclusive platform
  • Remote Working

You'll get the chance to follow your chosen career path anywhere in the company. You'll be joining a network of 63,000 experienced, innovative and dedicated individuals across multiple disciplines and sectors. There are countless opportunities to learn new skills and develop in your career, and we'll provide the support you need to do just that. Our purpose is to create a better outcome for you.

Job Title - Senior Quantity Surveyor

Area/Location - Sheffield

Type of Job - Permanent

Start Date - As Soon As Possible

Salary -£50000 + Car allowance

If you like what you have read so far

  • you feel this Company matches what you are looking for in a new career venture
  • would like a more detailed Job Description or would like to discuss the opportunity on the Senior Quantity Surveyor role further

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