Senior Quantity Surveyor - Groundworks

Hays Building
£55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
08 May 2018
05 Jun 2018
Richard Deacon
Job Function
Surveyor - Quantity
Job position
Senior Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Quantity Surveyor - Civil Engineering / Groundwork's Contractor - Hampshire

Senior Quantity Surveyor job opportunity available with an established Hampshire based civil and groundworks sub-contractor. The role is paying a competitive salary of circa £60,000 + package.

Your new company
Having established themselves across Hampshire over a 25 year period this Groundwork and Civil Engineering Contractor have built a solid reputation based on quality and delivery. The business provide the Groundworks and Civil services for a range of commercial contractors as well as SME developers across numerous sectors and have built and maintained professional relationships with a number of clients over the years. The business typical take on projects ranging from £1-2 million up to £4 million.

Your new role
The role has become available due to the companies continued success and as Senior Quantity Surveyor you will become a vital member of the team reporting directly into the Commercial Manager, while managing some of the businesses vital and most important projects. You will provide guidance and support to the other surveyors in the team and get actively involved in the training of junior surveying staff acting as mentor to trainees. Your Key

Responsibilities will include:

  • Report contract figures (CVRs) monthly for own projects
  • Undertake take-offs & estimates as required
  • Compile and undertake site measures
  • Collate / write / price, day work sheets for inclusion in external valuations.
  • Undertake re-measures to check sub-contract applications.
  • Compile site records to inform the completion of site diaries.
  • Undertake and submit external valuations to clients.
  • Assist in controlling site costs in terms of margin and cash flow, reporting findings monthly
  • Provided commercial support to site foreman relating to content of the specific contracts and BOQs.

What you'll need to succeed
To succeed in the role you will need to be a Senior Quantity Surveyor with a minimum of 10 years' experience with 5 years in civils' and groundworks. You must be a good communicator with an ability to provide relevant commercial information to the site based teams, directors & clients alike. As the face of the organisation it is vital that you have a professional attitude and the ability to fit well into the team as the company ethos is that of a family run business that promote and reward hard work.

What you'll get in return
For the Senior Quantity Surveying the role this business are willing offer a competitive salary of circa £60,000 dependant on experience. You will also receive a generous employment package including Car / Mileage, Pension, Healthcare etc.

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