Senior Quantity Surveyor

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  • £55000 - £75000/annum Negotiable and dependent on experien USD / Year
  • Salary: £55000 - £75000/annum Negotiable and dependent on experien


Senior Quantity Surveyor
High-end Refurbishment Contractor (Internal & External)
Residential, Office & Industrial
£55k – £75k
North Acton/Park Royal

The Company:
This is an excellent opportunity for a qualified and experienced Senior Quantity Surveyor looking for a challenging and rewarding role within a smaller, but growing and established contractor. We are looking for a confident and professional individual to join our highly reputable client.
Offering excellent flexibility, both between the North West London head office and working remotely from home. Our client is currently turning over north of £7m a year with a fantastic project pipeline to reach £10m turnover in the next few years.
Our client is a specialist Residential (Internal and External) refurbishment contractor specialising in CAT A and CAT A+ projects within traditional JCT forms of contract.
The team is a mixture of young, exuberant & ambitious professionals and the work ethic is to enjoy what they do whilst building long lasting relationships with clients.

The Role – Senior Quantity Surveyor:

Reporting into the Commercial Director, your responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

Review cost plan information, agree target margins, advise on risks and develop project budgets.
Analyse sub-contractor quotations and place orders.
Agree monthly valuations with the PQS, raise invoices and secure payment.
Produce monthly status reports and attend meetings.
Administer final accounts with clients and sub-contractors.  
You will be measured on:

Improving margins on secured works through competitive tendering of sub-contract packages and commercial management.
Identifying and capitalise on opportunities to improve margin through change requests and variations on secured works.
Ensuring project CVR’s are managed on a cost-plus target margin basis.
Maintaining and improving where possible the tender margins on all projects.
Ensuring sub-contractors are managed appropriately and company values and standards are carried throughout the supply chain.
Ensuring you maintain relationships with their key clients and continue to secure a large proportion of repeat business.
Always working with honesty and integrity and build long lasting relationships with the clients they work with ensuring that they are the first port of call for new projects.
Building long lasting working relationships with your work colleagues and lead by example to raise the professionalism and value of the business to clients.
Key requirements:

You will be a degree qualified, with at least 5 years’ experience with a main contractor or a high-end refurbishment contractor working within the Residential, Office and Industrial sectors.
You will also preferably be MRICS or MCIOB qualified.
You will thrive in a team environment and have a keen sense for opportunity as well as strong professional integrity.
You will have excellent IT, literacy and numeracy skills as well as the ability to analyse and report on commercial matters.
You will have a strong understanding of standard forms construction contracts (JCT) mainly.  
If you are interested in joining an exciting, forward-thinking commercial team – Apply now to avoid disappointment.
For further information and a confidential chat – Please call Danny Algar on (phone number removed)

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