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Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • Sector: Surveying & Cost Consultancy
  • Location: Colchester, Essex
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Salary: £70,000
Job description

We are working with a leading Civils Contractor in Colchester, who are looking to recruit a Senior Quantity Surveyor to help deliver a strong pipeline of work for 2019/2020 and on in to 2021. Based in Colchester, with project across the home counties, this is a great opportunity to work for a leading civils contractor, working with all the top house builders and some main contractors in the UK.

The business is a leading name in the Civils and Groundworks industry and can offer you plenty of support and training to progress your career as well as some exciting projects to work on. Ideally you will come from a similar main contracting background and have good experience running your own projects successfully.

Salary in the region of £65,000 - £70,000 (dependent on experience) plus comprehensive package.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Measurement and valuation of works (on site and from drawings) for Valuations, Variations & Final Accounts
  • Monthly stock taking for external valuations.
  • Prepare and agree daywork sheets
  • Measurement and valuation of subcontractors work for payment and Final Account purpose
  • Ensure that payments to sub-contractors are made on time and in accordance with the subcontract agreement
  • Preparation of external valuations
  • Preparation of financial reports by taking relevant site measurements and/or measuring from drawings
  • Monthly stock taking for internal valuations
  • Preparation of pre-cost estimates, analysis of Head Office cost prints and divergences between pre-cost estimates and Head Office cost prints.
  • Preparing material reconciliations.
  • Preparing and submitting material delivery sheets

Education & Qualifications:

  • HND or Quantity Surveying degree
  • Experience working for a contractor or Civils Contractor
  • Driving License

For further information about this role please contact

Please contact Tom Munden at

TDM Recruitment Group is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer.

TDM Recruitment Group is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.