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Senior Quantity Surveyor

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Location: London, England
Duration: Permanent
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Job Title: Senior Quantity Surveyor - Housing

Location: London

Salary: £60-80k (Dependent on experience)

Your new employer is a well-established house builder who are urgently seeking a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join their Commercial team in London

You will be providing effective commercial management and control of projects, in line with relevant statutory legislation.

The role will be varied and deadline driven, so excellent organisational and time management skills are essential.

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Commercial management of projects to ensure they are completed within budget
  • Create systems and processes, allowing effective measurement of commercial performance
  • Provide accurate, real time, monthly reports (Cost Value Reconciliations) and final outcome forecasts
  • Carry out tender analysis, sub-contractor procurement including management and payment of sub-contractor accounts
  • Attend and provide cost input at design team meetings and agree strategies to deliver the project
  • Value engineer projects and suggest delivery solutions to ensure cost effective project delivery
  • Provide financial information to the team as required to assist in financial planning


  • 7 - 10 Years experience
  • BSc in Quantity Surveying or similar commercial related course
  • Professional qualification MRICS or MCIOB desirable
  • Good data interrogation skills
  • Line Management experience
  • Commercial Awareness with good legal/contractual knowledge and experience
  • Experience of Management accounts
  • Proficient in Microsoft office pparticularly Excel, Access and keen to extend knowledge on software packages
  • Commercial contracting experience
  • Re-measurement skills
  • Previous experience in construction or similar sector
  • Valid driving licence
  • CSCS card at appropriate level

The successful candidate will be highly organised with excellent communication skills, thrives on working to deadlines and is a self-motivated professional with a demonstrable track record within the house building industry.

Benefits include:

  • £60-80k salary
  • £6.5k car allowance
  • BUPA
  • 26 days holiday

This is an urgent requirement and my client are looking to arrange immediate interviews. Please reply as soon as possible to avoid disappointment

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