Senior Quantity Surveyor


£75k - £85k per annum


Greater London, UK

job type

Permanent / Full Time

Are you an experienced Quantity Surveyor or Senior Quantity Surveyor looking to take the next step in your career? We are seeking a dedicated and skilled Senior Quantity Surveyor to join our clients project team and lead on a prestigious Residential development in East London.

This is an opportunity to works for a leading commercial and residential developer with a strong reputation for delivering high-quality projects. Their latest venture involves the construction of 400 concrete frame apartments.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct detailed cost analysis and prepare cost plans.
  • Manage all aspects of the procurement process, including tendering and contract administration.
  • Conduct risk assessments and provide accurate financial forecasting.
  • Oversee and manage the preparation of bills of quantities and schedules of works.
  • Lead a team of 2 to 4 junior surveyors, providing guidance and mentorship.
  • Ensure project costs are kept within budget and maximise value for money.
  • Liaise with contractors, suppliers, and stakeholders to maintain smooth project operations.
  • Prepare and present detailed reports on project progress and financial status.
  • Monitor and control project expenditure to ensure value for money.
  • Implement and manage cost control and change control processes.


  • Proven experience working as a Quantity Surveyor with a leading residential contractor or developer.
  • Strong ability to manage and mentor junior surveyors.
  • Excellent analytical and numerical skills.
  • Proficiency in cost management and project management software.
  • Exceptional communication and negotiation abilities.
  • In-depth knowledge of construction contracts, procurement processes, and cost planning.


  • Competitive salary up to £85,000.
  • Comprehensive benefits package.
  • Opportunity to work on a high-profile development in East London.
  • Professional growth and career development opportunities within a reputable company.

If you are a results-driven Quantity Surveyor with a passion for residential development and a knack for leadership, we want to hear from you. Join us and play a key role in shaping the skyline of East London.

To apply for this job email your details to

Please note that due to the high volume of applications, only successful candidates may be contacted.

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