Senior Quantity Surveyor

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Title – Senior Quantity Surveyor
Location – Maccesfield
Salary - £55,000 - £70,000 plus car allowance


Responsibilities of the Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • Provide effective commercial and contractual support to operations, adhering to established procedures.
  • Collaborate with clients' surveyors on financial matters to deliver precise forecasts of final accounts.
  • Maintain sub-contractor accounts and collaborate with the project team to ensure up-to-date financial information.
  • Generate accurate internal reports for the Commercial Manager within specified timeframes, covering Cost Value Reconciliation (CVRs), cost plans, cash flow, and revenue forecasts.
  • Ensure the timely submission and agreement of applications, variation details, claims, Final Accounts, and other relevant documentation.
  • Effectively manage cash flow in alignment with agreed-upon terms.
  • Review the sales ledger to guarantee the accurate posting of transactions.
  • Conduct risk and value management, along with cost control measures.
  • Perform monthly valuations of work in progress, including forecasting final costs and sales.
  • Assist operational teams with various duties as required periodically.


Requirements of the Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • Possess a Higher National Diploma (HND) or a Degree in quantity surveying, building surveying, or a related construction field.
  • Have verifiable commercial experience.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in administering widely-accepted contract forms, particularly the NEC suite of contracts.
  • Exhibit experience in quantity surveying for Mechanical & Electrical aspects within a building services context.
  • Display commercial acumen, numerical proficiency, risk aversion, and the ability to accurately forecast costs and sales.
  • Be a multitasking, self-motivated, and energetic team player with a flexible and adaptable work approach.
  • Possess IT literacy and proficiency in using Microsoft Office.
  • Have experience with systems such as CPA, Coins, or similar.
  • Demonstrate successful relationship-building skills among the company, clients, and subcontractors in the engineering construction industry.
  • Exhibit a solid understanding of the implications of Health and Safety regulations.
  • Ideally, have experience in projects related to the design and construction of cleanrooms/controlled environments, particularly within the pharmaceutical and/or other sectors.


What Happens Next?

On receipt of your application our dedicated Surveying & Project Management recruiter, Rees Allan, will contact you to discuss this opportunity in full detail. Rees will disclose the name of our client to you prior to sending your CV to this, or any other company we are working with.