Senior Quantity Surveyor

55000.00 - 65000.00 GBP Annual + package
24 Nov 2016
09 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
If you want to join a successful, growing project and work amongst an experienced professional commercial team, this is the role for you. This is your chance to work for a highly successful subcontractor with over 150 years of history, on water projects in either North London or South East London.


You will control costs, maximise value and minimise future liabilities all while maintaining quality and safety, improving cost efficiency and contributing to our culture of out-performance. Also, you will manage, coach and mentor assistant Quantity Surveyors.

You will be involved with the preparation of timely and accurate financial information, final accounts and integrated cost forecasts; the monitoring of insurance claims; the recording of production, profitability and payments; cash forecasts; the analysis of costs and resolution of disputes; pricing additional and variations in works; and providing further commercial inputs. Occasionally working with different companies and disciplines, you will always apply rigour to tasks without stifling innovation, setting clear direction and performance-related objectives in an open and collaborative environment.

Ideal Candidate:

Degree qualified (or HND/HNC with substantial work experience) in QS or civil/mechanical/electrical engineering, you must have considerable QS experience, ideally but not necessarily gained in a utilities or civils environment. A valid driving licence is essential.

To succeed, you must have effective written and verbal communications skills.

On Offer:

A competitive salary as well as an attractive benefits package including a contributory company pension scheme and 25 days' annual leave. My client has a firm culture of making the team central to everything they do, to them it is important that every individual realises their full potential through training and development.

With a strong market presence across all of the UK utilities: gas, water, power and telecoms, they are committed to working closely with clients and customers to deliver least-cost solutions that do not compromise safety, quality, service delivery and customer care.

Note: All applications are kept confidential and contact will be established with you before submission of your CV to any client.

If you feel you would meet the criteria and would like to pursue this further, please apply by clicking below.

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Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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