House Builder

Senior Quantity Surveyor

Waltham Abbey
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Job description.

SENIOR QUANTITY SURVEYOR – ESSEX, £65,000 – £80,000 Basic + package 

Do you want a role that can offer both personal and professional growth?

I am currently working with a PHENOMENAL 5-star housebuilder, that is looking for a talented, experienced Senior Quantity Surveyor to join there established team based between Essex and North London.

As a Senior Quantity Surveyor, you will report directly to the Commercial Manager, whilst overseeing the less experienced surveyors in the team for a major £35 million pound project in Essex.

My client prides themselves for promoting from within and has a fantastic track record of career progression opportunities.

Critically and firstly, you will be an efficient operator & have a consistent track record of the effective cost management of developments within a main contractor or housebuilder. Along with a strong knowledge in remeasurement for piling, groundworks, RC Frame & brickwork.

Key Duties:

  • Variation
  • Benchmarking and analysis of build costs
  • Final Accounts
  • Reme
  • Accurate Valuations
  • Subcontract Management & Orders
  • Cost Value Reconciliation
  • Responsibility for project from inception to Final Account
  • Supply Chain Procurement
  • Cost Control & Budgeting
  • Successful Negotiator

Key Experiences:

  • Minimum of 6 years of practical experience
  • Demonstrable experience of overseeing sizeable schemes for a housebuilder or main contractor.
  • Experience in Contract/Quantity Surveying and construction budgets and able to demonstrate knowledge in all areas of construction techniques and mixed-tenure schemes
  • Strong Commercial background with experience working with a main contractor (essential) or large volume housebuilder
  • Strong knowledge and appreciation of UK building regulations and health and safety requirements within construction
  • Strong competency of remeasurement for Piling, Groundworks, RC Frame & Brickwork (essential)

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Toby Loft

Toby Loft

Senior Consultant


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