Job Details

Job Title: Senior Quantity Surveyor
Category: Construction Date Posted: 31/01/2019
Location: London Expiry Date: 30/04/2019
Salary: £70,000+ Benefits Contact Name: CARL
Job Code: CAS00066 Contact Email:

Senior Quantity Surveyor


My client an international, multi-disciplined Electrical + Mechanical Contractor are currently seeking a Quantity Surveyor to work in the UK. This is an excellent opportunity to secure a position with one of UKs leading Engineering firms as they continue their rapid expansion across new sectors throughout Ireland, UK, and Continental Europe. 



• Measuring from plan drawings and isometrics to produce fully priced detailed bills of quantities c/w labour hours and material costs 

• Tracking costs and labour through the project 

• Preparing costs for variations 

• Producing monthly valuations 

• Carry out full construction take off, prepare construction cost plan, track costs & labour costs efficiency through the project 

• Prepare subcontract packages for procurement, agree contracts and manage through to final account 

• Preparing early stage budgets and detailed cost plans

• Performing risk and value management and cost control  

• Advising on procurement strategy  

• Preparing tender and contracts documents, including bills of quantities  

• Identifying, analysing and developing responses to commercial risks  

• Preparing and analysing costings for tenders

• Establishing and operating cost and financial control systems  

• Certifying progress claims and payments to contractors against work completed  

• Negotiating to ensure budgets are not exceeded

• Measurement from drawings of the Mechanical and Electrical components

• Providing advice on contractual claims  

• Maintain contemporaneous accurate records  

• Valuing completed work and compiling application for payment 

• Monthly cost and value reports

• Project cost and programme forecasts


Candidate Profile: 

• Minimum 5+ years Mechanical & Electrical experience 

• Degree in Construction Economics (Quantity Surveying) or equivalent 


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