Senior Quantity Surveyor

Location: Maidstone, Kent Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car & package
Sector: Construction, Commercial Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Matthew Clegg

Senior Quantity Surveyor
£50,000 to £60,000 + car & package

I have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join one of the UK's leading main contractors at their Kent based offices. The successful Senior Quantity Surveyor will be joining a busy team of 15 surveyors of varying abilities delivering new build projects valued up to £50m for clients within the education, healthcare, commercial and leisure sectors. Current projects in Canterbury and Ramsgate.

This award winning employer prides itself on offering people a platform that includes realistic and rapid career development, ongoing training & development, exposure to projects of varying complexity and scale, competitive pay & benefits and the support and guidance of an experienced senior leadership team. This particular opportunity would be ideally suited to someone living in Kent and looking to progress their career within a main contracting environment with exposure to exciting projects without the hassle of travelling into London or further afield.

Reporting to the Commercial Manager and as the site based Senior Quantity Surveyor, you'll be leading a small team of surveyors on a £20m new build project in the East of Kent. Alongside the mentoring of junior surveyors, you'll also be instrumental in ensuring the sound commercial delivery of the project with some of your other duties including:

  • Procurement of sub-contractors
  • Preparation of tender documents
  • Applications for payments
  • Contract administration
  • Change management
  • Risk Management
  • Final account negotiation
  • Cost reporting

In return, the Senior Quantity Surveyor will be offered a competitive salary & package that includes:

  • Starting salary of £50,000 to £60,000 (depending on experience)
  • Car allowance of £5,000 or company car
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Private healthcare
  • Pension contributions
  • Share options

Senior Quantity Surveyors considering this opportunity will need to have experience of working for a main contractor and live within a reasonable commute of my clients offices in Maidstone. You'll need to have excellent communication skills, comfortable working as part of a team and have a degree, HNC or similar in a construction related field.

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