Senior Quantity Surveyor in United Kingdom

Applying for the Senior Quantity Surveyor role

Job Title: Senior Quantity Surveyor
Location: United Kingdom
Salary: £70,000 - £71,000
Type: Full Time
Job Sector: Construction & Property
Sub Sector: Other Construction & Property
Job Reference No: NW9SeniorQS130319

Job Description

Senior Quantity Surveyor

Location: London, NW9 6TD

Position: Permanent, Full Time

Salary: GBP70,000 - GBP80,000 /year

About Us

At Mackin we specialise in groundworks and civil engineering, as well as hard landscaping and external works projects. We work across both public and private sectors, and our approach enables us to remain flexible enough to deliver projects varying in size, between GBP500k to GBP4m.

Partnering with some of the UK`s best Principal Contractors, we have successfully delivered a range of high-quality Construction Projects. We have been part of iconic projects such as the 2012 Olympic Park in Stratford and the London Cycle Hire Scheme. And since 2015 we have continuously delivered at the GBP1bn inner-city housing redevelopment at Colindale Gardens, NW9 as well as other high profile Re-development projects.

The success of our company is based on the reputation and relationships we have built up over the last 16 years. We want to maintain our positive approach and continue to give our customers confidence that, time and time again, we will provide an end result that is to a high standard, safe, on time and on budget.

Job Role

The Senior Quantity Surveyor oversees Project costs, value and reducing financial risks for construction and engineering projects.

The Senior Quantity Surveyor`s Responsibilities will include;

- Project delivery including pre-contract elements.
- Sub-contract management, procurement and negotiation.
- Valuations and supervision of sub-contracts.
- Review of interim applications.
- Planning budgets and costing.
- Management of projects through final accounts stage.
- Cost/value reconciliations.
- Month end adjustments/WIP.
- Risk management.


The ideal candidate for the Senior Quantity Surveyor role would;

- Have a passion for people and processes.
- Be able to see the big picture as well as the finer details.
- Be able to deal in small daily matters, as well as larger aims and setting goals.
- Adopt a systematic and organised approach to work.
- Have brilliant communication and interpersonal skills.
- Be able to deal with many types of people at all levels in a direct diplomatic way.
- Be proficient in Excel to build financial projections, charts and reports in a timely fashion.
- Have good leadership skills, including effective time management, prioritising and delegation.
- Be able to lead, coach, inspire, support and motivate the team.
- Always be seeking to improve best practice.
- Have previous experience in the Civil Engineering and Construction industry.
- Have a Degree in Quantity Surveying / Commercial Management.


The Benefits:

- Salary of GBP70,000 - GBP80,000 /year dependent on experience & capabilities.
- 20 days holiday + 8 BH
- Standard Pension scheme


Next Steps

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