Senior Quantity Surveyor

Senior Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Senior Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Belfast, County Antrim
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH12681_1541064618
Contact Name: Saleh Sattar
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 01, 2018 09:30

Job Description

Senior Quantity Surveyor

6 Month Contract


£400/£450 per day (Ltd)

ASAP Start

Our Client is specialist in the design engineering, manufacturing and assembly of specialist structures within the renewable energy sector.

Currently they have a requirement for a Senior Quantity Surveyor for project work to be based out of their headquarters for a 6-month period.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Tracking changes to design and construction work and tracking budgets accordingly
  • Liaising with the Client, Client Representatives and other third parties on commercial issues including the agreement of additional expenditure
  • Understanding allowances for elements of work (preliminaries, materials, subcontracts etc.)
  • Active participation around change management for the project
  • Identification and implementation of mitigation measures
  • Undertaking all aspects of procurement for the project and ensuring that all parties involved in the procurement process understand the allowances for items and the procedures to be followed
  • Formulating subcontract documentation, issuing enquiries and negotiating agreements
  • Supporting the Project Commercial Manager
  • Overview in the preparation of interim and final accounts
  • Identification, preparation and negotiation of claims

Essential Knowledge and Experience:

  • A comprehensive level of commercial experience with projects involving heavy construction in the renewables field
  • Strong FIDIC Yellow Book contract experience
  • Demonstrable experience of change management aspects on projects
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work well under pressure and to tight deadlines

If you are interested in finding out more, you can call Saleh on 02392 288209 or email

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