Senior Quantity Surveyor

Posted 17 October 2023
Salary £75k per year
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Highways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameJordan Townley

Job description

Job Title: Senior Quantity Surveyor
Salary : Up to £75,000
Location: Buckinghamshire - South East, Essex - East, Hertfordshire - East
As a leading civil engineering organization renowned for delivering safe, sustainable, and efficient transport solutions across the UK, my client is seeking a talented Senior Quantity Surveyor to join their thriving Highways team. With projects in Hertfordshire and Essex, you'll play a vital role in shaping the future of infrastructure.
About the role...
In this dynamic role, you'll be responsible for subcontract procurement, meticulous cost planning and control, financial progress reporting, and maintaining exceptional client relationships. 
Collaboration is key, and you will work closely with a team of highly motivated professionals, united by a shared passion for delivering exceptional Highways projects.
You'll also have the opportunity to manage and mentor an Assistant/Graduate Quantity Surveyor, guiding them toward success.
You'll receive...
They offer a competitive rewards package, including a Company Car scheme, Private Healthcare, Pension, Life Assurance cover, 25 days Annual Leave (and a day off for your birthday). You'll also have access to an enhanced Paternity & Maternity package and the opportunity to develop yourself personally and professionally.
About you...
As the ideal candidate, you possess excellent relationship-building skills, an analytical mindset, impeccable organisational abilities, and a creative problem-solving aptitude. Your resilience and leadership qualities make you a role model for others.
You will also have:
·Experience s a Senior Quantity Surveyor, managing projects in the range of £5-10 million
·A strong commercial background, ideally in a Highways environment
·Managed or mentored team members 
·Good knowledge of NEC contracts and the ability to handle multiple projects
·Previous exposure to COINS software is an advantage.
·Degree qualified in a Quantity Surveying, Construction Management, or related course (or equivalent qualification / relevant experience)
· Hold or working towards a professional membership with a recognised and relevant Professional body i.e. Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) or Chartered Institution of Civil Engineering Surveyors (CICES) (desirable
·CSCS card holder
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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