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Senior Quantity Surveyor

Senior Quantity Surveyor

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  • Permanent
  • Essex, Essex
  • £65000 - £75000 / per year

Build Recruitment

Role: Senior Quantity Surveyor – Social Housing/ Refurbishment

Salary: £65k – £75k + Package

Location:  Essex

The Role:

My client, a main contractor specialising in all forms of Roofing, External and Internal Refurbishment, undertaking work on housing, schools, hospitals, walkways and has built up a sound reputation working for Registered Social Housing providers and Local Authorities are seeking an experienced Senior Quantity Surveyor to join their team in Essex.

The focus of this role will be across Repairs, Voids and Planned Maintenance which will include a wide mixture of works such as Kitchen’s and Bathroom’s, cladding, roofing, gas and boilers and other internal/ external elements giving a real breadth and depth

 Key Responsibilities:

  • Effective commercial control of all allocated projects
  • Conduct site visits and carrying out surveying duties
  • Updating the Commercial Manager with the progress of all accounts, both client and sub-contract, through to finalisation.
  • Having effective commercial control of all allocated projects, including the provision of timely and accurate documentation in accordance with the reporting timetable,
  • More specifically, cost value reconciliations, forecasts, continuous improvement documents, cash flow forecast and the commercial register.
  • Working closely with the Procurement Team, you will ensure that the procurement of subcontractors and suppliers is undertaken in a appropriate and cost effective manner and manage the production of the final accounts, including re-measurement as necessary to ensure the best result, evaluation and agreement of all variations, extensions of time, loss and expense claims.

Qualifications, Experience and Skills:

  • Knowledge and protection of contractual status
  • Commercial skills to increase value recovery, ensure cost control and cash management
  • Knowledge and understanding of measurement and valuation.
  • Knowledge and understanding of budgets and forecast management.
  • Preparation and understanding of CVR’s and supplementary financial reports and final accounts.
  • Knowledge and understanding of subcontract orders and buying.
  • Management and development of direct reports

If this opportunity excites you or you want to find out more information about other roles, then please do not hesitate to get in touch with Jack Burgess at or 07415 259 073

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Job Overview
Offered Salary
£65000 - £75000 / per year
Job Location
Essex, Essex
Job Type
Job ID
Jack Burgess
Phone: 07415259073