Senior Quantity Surveyor

Location: Brighton, East Sussex Salary: £7000 - £65000 per annum + package
Sector: Commercial Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Matthew Clegg

Senior Quantity Surveyor
Main Contracting

If you spend your mornings & evenings travelling to & from work with Southern Rail and find yourself paying £5,000 for the privilege, I can help you change that. I have an opportunity for a good, Senior Quantity Surveyor with main contracting experience to join the commercial team of a top tier main contractor delivering a 3 year programme on a high profile project just 15 minutes drive from Brighton Town Centre. In return, you can expect a better work life balance, a salary of £65,000 to £70,000 and the chance to further your knowledge of working on large projects.

What will you be doing?
Joining an experienced team, the Senior Quantity Surveyor will be reporting to a Managing Surveyor and responsible for the full commercial delivery of the programme over the next 3 years. With tenders outstanding on further work, there is potential for an additional 3 years making this opportunity a great career move for those keen on being involved on a large, high value project. As the Senior Quantity Surveyor and joining the project at the early stages, you'll be taking responsibility for procurement, cost management, cost reporting, sub contract management, negotiating on final accounts and supporting junior surveyors.

What's in it for you?
Well this is the really exciting part! Alongside having the opportunity to work on a major project and (for those currently commuting), having the change to spend more time with family, friends and doing the things you enjoy, The successful Senior Quantity Surveyor can also expect:

  • Starting salary of between £65,000 & £71,000
  • Car Allowance of c.£5,000
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Up to 9% pension contributions
  • Discretionary, performance related bonus
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Yearly performance reviews
  • Realistic career progression

What experience will you need?
Senior Quantity Surveyors considering this opportunity must have:

  • BSc, MSc or similar in a construction relevant field (ideally Quantity Surveying/Commercial Management)
  • Live within a reasonable commute of Brighton
  • Have excellent written and spoken communication skills
  • A sound knowledge of construction & contract law and the various forms of construction contracts
  • A passion for delivering complex projects

If you're a Senior Quantity Surveyor, keen to further your career on a high profile, complex project, this is the role for you. Call Matt Clegg at Gold Group for details.

This advert was posted by Gold Group - one of the UK's leading niche recruitment consultancies. We span a variety of specialist industries and are the recruitment company to help you find your next career opportunity. We pride ourselves on our commitment to candidates and stick to our ethos of finding the right role for the right person. Visit our website or get in touch today to discuss this role, find out what else we've got or just for a chat about the state of your industry. Services advertised by Gold Group are those of an Agency and/or an Employment Business. Please be aware that we receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised and regularly receive applications from candidates who exceed the job credentials. We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview.

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