Senior Quantity Surveyor

Posted 08 November 2023
Salary £400 per day
LocationWaltham Forest
Job type Contract - Full Time
Discipline Highways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameHarvey Barlow

Job description

We are looking for an experienced Senior Quantity Surveyor to oversee a critical contract in Waltham Forest, London. The successful candidate will play a key role in ensuring the financial success of this contract, which involves Highways infrastructure. Ideally, you should also have experience in term maintenance projects, although it's not mandatory.

Key Responsibilities:
·Prepare and manage budgets, cost estimates, and cost plans.
·Monitor project costs and ensure they remain within budget.
·Manage subcontractor contracts, payments, and variations.
·Perform risk analysis and management.
·Prepare and evaluate tender documents.
·Collaborate with the project team to ensure compliance with contractual requirements.
·Provide financial reporting and cost forecasting.
·Resolve commercial disputes and issues as they arise.

·Degree in Quantity Surveying or a related field.
·Proven experience as a Quantity Surveyor, preferably with Highways and term maintenance experience.
·Strong understanding of construction contracts and relevant industry standards.
·Proficient in the use of industry-standard software (e.g., CostX, Bluebeam, MS Excel).
·Exceptional negotiation and communication skills.
·Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities.
·Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
·Relevant professional accreditation is a plus (e.g., MRICS).


For further information, please click APPLY NOW or call Harvey Barlow on 02393 876 087

If you feel that you are right for this role technically, but the rate, 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, Infrastructure & Transportation professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Our specialist team has a combined 100+ years' experience in this market. Please call Harvey Barlow at Carrington West on 02393 876087 for more information.
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