senior quantity surveyor in west sussex

job type
£ 60,000 per year
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job details

west sussex, south east
job category
construction & property
job type
working hours
£ 60,000 per year
reference number
0162 235 7230
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job description

Quantity Surveyor

Contract Type - Permanent

Location - Surrey

Salary - up to £75k

Job Title - Senior Quantity Surveyor


A Contractor who specialises in Education & MOJ projects with projects in Sussex. With success with frameworks and an ever expanding portfolio of clients, this is an exciting time for an experienced Senior Quantity Surveyor to join a contractor with a fantastic reputation!


Seeking an experienced Senior Quantity Surveyor who will be managing a series of projects including commercial, healthcare and residential.

The successful candidate will need to have experience during preconstruction and working with frameworks.

Reporting to the Managing Quantity Surveyor your duties will include:

* Manage commercial resources to maximise margin through the placement of subcontractor contracts.
* Control subcontract packages from enquiry through to final account.
* Package management and change control.
* Regularly review with the team contractual risks and implement strategies to mitigate risk.
* Assessment of variations and valuations of subcontractor accounts.
* Authorise placement of contracts, materials and plant orders.
* Maximise cash flow through the control, measurement (including quantity), negotiation, invoicing and payment of the supply chain.


* Previous experience as a Senior Quantity Surveyor working for a Main Contractor
* Two stage tender and framework experience
* Project experience in Healthcare & Commercial is ideal
* HNC / HND / Degree in Quantity Surveying or Construction Management is desirable but not a necessity
* Highly Organised
* Good negotiation skills

What you will get in return -

* Basic Salary up to £75,000
* Car Allowance or company car
* Pension
* Internal Progression and training available
* Good work life balance

What to do next

If you feel this role meets your expectations please click apply and upload your latest cv. If you are seeking a new role in the future please feel free to contact me for a confidential discussion where we can provide advice, assistance with training and update you on our latest vacancies.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


cost reporting,payments,procurement,take offs,variations


HNC quantity surveying

educational requirements

BSc quantity surveying