Quantity Surveyor
Building Envelope
South East

Senior Quantity Surveyor - Building Envelope

Ref: 10129| Posted: 25th Feb 2021

Brief Overview

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Senior Quantity Surveyor from a specialist sub-contractor background to join a very well established building envelope contractor.


£70k plus £30k package

About our Client

Our client specialises in building envelope projects across the UK. They work on some of the most prestigious projects within this sector with values going up to £20milion. These projects could consist of roofing, cladding and façade work.  Now they are looking to add a Senior Quantity Surveyor to their commercial team.

About the Role

  1. Providing commercial support to Design and Contract Staff
  2. Preparing valuations for interim application for payment including variations
  3. Preparing, negotiating and agreeing final accounts and contra charges
  4. Preparing sub-contract enquiries and order documentation
  5. Re-measurement of Bills of Quantities
  6. Preparing cost budgets and prices for contract variations
  7. Preparing subcontract valuation and payment certificates
  8. Monitoring costs to ensure budgets are met
  9. Preparation of contract claims information
  10. Evaluating/selecting subcontract tenders
  11. Checking material sizes and quantities for procurement
  12. Setting up and maintaining contract files
  13. Reporting of contract accounts to Commercial Manager
  14. Ensuring contract cashflow is maintained
  15. Preparing turnover and profit forecasts
  16. Carrying out tasks as assigned by the Commercial Manager

About the Candidate           

  • Must come from a specialist subcontractor background
  • Held a Senior Quantity Surveyors role for a minimum of 5 years
  • Must be able to work on own initiative whilst being part of the team
  • Must have the right to work in the UK or at least have applied for settled status.

Points of Appeal 

Great company to work for
Progression within the company
Interesting projects