Senior Quantity Surveyor

Senior Quantity Surveyor Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join our team.


  • Managing the Sub – Contractors;
  • Lead and motivate the surveying team to maximise profit and deliver the business financial targets;
  • Invoices management;
  • Manage commercial performance against business targets and KPI’s;
  • Negotiating with suppliers and subcontractors;
  • Oversee costs throughout each phase, including the management of variations, incentives and purchasers extras;
  • Develop working relationship with Client’s team;
  • Respond to contractual communications from client;
  • Prepare and analyse costings for tenders;
  • Preparation, negotiation and agreement of change events, extension of time claims, final accounts etc;
  • General QS Duties;
  • Preparation of internal commercial reporting and any other reports which may be required;
  • Obtainment, payment and management of subcontractors;
  • Preparing and issuing out tender packages for sub-contractor’s and materials supplier’s;
  • Maintaining project risk and opportunities schedule.


  • Healthcare;
  • Bonus;
  • Development;
  • Communication;
  • 6 years + experience as a Quantity Surveyor on large scale construction projects;
  • Degree qualified in Quantity Surveying or similar discipline;
  • Comfortable interfacing with Senior Management and Stakeholders;
  • Proven track record of delivering high value construction projects ideally in the Build sector;
  • Pension scheme up to 7.5%
  • Experience working in a consultancy environment and delivering for clients on projects over £10M;
  • Employers agent experience highly advantageous;
  • 45 hour + working week;
  • Previous experience of working within multiple sectors;
  • Ensure subcontract accounts are managed within budgets and subcontracts/final accounts are signed and agreed in a timely manner;
  • MRICS, preferably 2yr PQE.