Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • Job Reference: 00000108-1
  • Date Posted: 19 April 2022
  • Recruiter: JN Bentley
  • Location: Leeds
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

We have fantastic opportunities for Senior Quantity Surveyors to join our growing Commercial teams in Leeds. This role will play a vital part in the overall success of our busy framework Yorkshire Water. You will have the responsibility of working on the reservoir programme with lots of opportunities to develop. You will be joining a growing team with a strong reputation in the UK Construction industry.

Main Responsibilities:
Ensure cost control is maintained throughout all functions (procurement, delivery, design)
Support the project manager in respect of project and commercial deliverables
Provide support and mentoring to the Assistant Q.S within respective Projects
Prepare subcontract tender packages, carry out comparisons and place relevant orders
Responsible for the management, collation, interpretation and analysis of project commercial records
Supporting the Investment Proposal (Target Cost) process thro ugh all key milestones
Production of monthly cost & value forecasts
Provide sub-contractor management to Projects
Production of impact assessments, early warning and risk expenditure
You will act as a mentor to Assistant Quantity Surveyors

Candidate Specification:
Formal Q.S Qualification (HND or BSc)
Experience in a similar role from a civils or M&E background
Good level of QS experience
Water/Wastewater Experience – preferred but not essential
Flexibility to travel when required
Knowledge of NEC construction contracts
Experience in the tender and target cost process and the review of such documents
Strong IT skills with experience of databases and MS Office
Full clean UK driving licence
A can-do attitude and enthusiasm to get the job done!
Salary range is competitive and commensurate with experience