Senior Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Senior Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car/allowance
Start Date: 29/08/19
REF: BBBH14144_1567069903
Contact Name: Ben Guppy
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 29, 2019

Job Description

Senior Quantity Surveyor
Up to £55,000 plus car/allowance


Astute Technical Recruitment are looking for an ambitious, driven Senior Quantity Surveyor to join our client who specialises in drylining and building facades. Our client are considered to be one of the largest specialist subcontractors for the supply and installation of interior finishes and external facades.

This is a great opportunity to work for an inspirational, leading company who is committed to outstanding Health & Safety.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Overseeing the commercial aspect of multiple projects in accordance with contract and client requirements
  • Building and maintaining relationships with clients
  • Reconciling tenders and tracking changes to design and construction work whilst tracking budgets accordingly
  • Understanding allowances for elements of work (preliminaries, materials, subcontracts etc)
  • Liaise with site management and co-produce regular reporting
  • Operate the fortnightly wage process for your projects
  • Measure quantities in accordance with standard measurement methods as required
  • Challenge & manage cost control/mitigation aspects
  • Manage and submit cost variations to clients
  • Assist with projected final accounts and costs
  • Undertake any other work required to maintain project to timelines

Skills & Qualifications:

We are looking for someone with the following: -

  • Industry recognised qualification in Quantity Surveying or equivalent
  • Excellent communicator and relationship builder
  • Minimum of 5 years industry experience in Estimating & NEC/JCT contracts in the construction industry

Salary & Package:

What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • Up to £55,000 depending on experience
  • Company car/allowance

If this role is of interest, please contact Ben Guppy on 02393 910038 alternatively email your CV along with a cover letter to

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.