Senior Quantity Surveyor

250.00 - 251.00 GBP Annual + GBP250 - GBP251/annum
27 Jul 2017
24 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Job Title

Freelance Senior Quantity Surveyor


New Build/ Construction



Salary + Benefits



On going

Perm or Freelance


Company - Brief Description

Freelance Senior Quantity Surveyor

My client is an established privately owned main contractor who predominantly work within the Care Home, Commercial, Distribution and Retail sectors. They execute a variety of projects including: New Build, New Build Extension and Refurbishment.

My client's offices are in the North west and they predominantly work within an hour's travel of their office location, however they do go further afield on occasion for a repeat business client.

My clients immediate need is to secure an experienced Freelance Senior QS to be site based outside of the Midlands in The Home Counties for a period of c8 months on a New Build project.


Project: New Build/ Construction

* New Build experience is essential.

They currently enjoy a turnover of cGBP200 million and manage projects ranging in value from GBP2million up to GBP20 million with a select client base secured on a competitive and negotiated basis.

Freelance Senior Quantity Surveyor

All projects are operationally managed by a site based Project Manager/Site Manager dependant on value and will have site based Commercial Team working alongside them.

They are currently in the market for an experienced Senior Quantity Surveyor to manage a large value new build project from contract award through to Final Account. You will manage the project as a number 1 (Commercially) and report to a visiting Commercial Manager.

Freelance Senior Quantity Surveyor

The site team will report to a visiting Construction Director and Commercial Lead.

Job Description/Requirements

Freelance Senior Quantity Surveyor

The ideal candidate will have experience of commercially and contractually managing large value new build projects from contract award through to final account.

Key responsibilities will include:

* Sub Contract Procurement
* Variations
* Interim payments
* Client management (working with PQS)
* Compiling monthly CVR's
* Man management of Assistant Quantity Surveyor
* Settling the final account

Person Specification

Freelance Senior Quantity Surveyor

The ideal candidate will:

Have strong communication skills

Be systems orientated

Have experience of large value Sub-contract packages

Have an understanding of M&E

Have exposure of Groundworks packages

If you would like to be considered for this role, please click apply. For further information, please contact - Oliver Smith - at Edge Careers