Senior Quantity Surveyor

Posted 22 August 2023
Salary £70k per year
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Highways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameJordan Townley

Job description

Senior Quantity Surveyor - Swindon
My client, a leading infrastructure company, is seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior Quantity Surveyor to join the team in Swindon. With a competitive salary of up to £70,000 per year, this role offers an exciting opportunity to work on a major project in the area - a £33 million Transport Hub regeneration project.
Key Benefits:
- Generous Pension Contribution: They value your future, and that's why they offer a generous pension contribution to secure your financial well-being.
- Life Assurance Cover: Your peace of mind is important. My client provides life assurance coverage equivalent to four times your basic salary.
- Annual Leave and Bank Holidays: Enjoy a healthy work-life balance with 25 days of annual leave, in addition to bank holidays. They also offer the option to buy or sell additional leave.
- Flexible Working Policy: They understand the importance of flexibility in today's fast-paced world. The flexible working policy allows you to manage your work commitments efficiently.
- Professional Qualification Support: My client believes in continuous learning and development. You'll have the opportunity to study towards a professional qualification, with all expenses fully funded by the company.
- Ongoing Training and Personal/Professional Development: They invest in employees' growth. You'll have access to ongoing training programs and personal/professional development opportunities to enhance your skills and career prospects.
- Employee Benefits Portal: As part of the team, you'll gain access to exclusive discounts on car leasing, holidays, cinema tickets, restaurants, and much more through the online employee benefits portal.
Key Responsibilities:
- Utilize your expertise in NEC contracts to effectively manage the commercial aspects of the £33 million Transport Hub regeneration project.
- Demonstrate your experience in Major Highways works to ensure the successful delivery of the project within budget and time constraints.
- Lead and supervise a team of Commercial Assistants, providing guidance, support, and mentoring as required.
- Proven experience as a Quantity Surveyor, ideally in a senior role, with a strong background in managing NEC contracts and Major Highways works.
- Excellent project management and cost control skills to ensure the successful delivery of large-scale projects.
- Strong leadership abilities to effectively manage and motivate a team of Commercial Assistants.
- Exceptional communication and negotiation skills to liaise with clients, contractors, and stakeholders.
- Professional qualification in Quantity Surveying or a related field is highly desirable.
Don't miss this opportunity to work on a significant project with my client, a company committed to employee development and providing an inclusive work environment.
My client is an equal-opportunity employer and encourages applications from individuals of all backgrounds.
If you feel that you are right for this role technically, but the salary, location or seniority does not suit you specifically then please still feel free to send us your CV. We constantly recruit for roles very similar to this one at all levels UK Wide. We are always keen to chat with you discreetly about your employment situation.
Even if you are happy in your current role for now, we always welcome calls from Highways professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Carrington West's Highways, Transport & Infrastructure division is the fastest growing in the country, our specialist team has a combined over 100+ years' experience in this market. Please call Jordan Townley at Carrington West on 023 9431 4917 or email for more information.
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