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Managing quantity Surveyor

Job Description

Managing Quantity Surveyor

Manchester / Great Manchester

75k (negotiable) + package

We are looking for a Managing Quantity Surveyor to join a leading contractor based in Greater Manchester, who are currently enjoying a substantial period of growth due to recent contract wins. The role is working on planned maintenance and refurbishment works within Social Housing, on behalf of Local Authority and Housing Association clients.

As the Managing Quantity Surveyor, you will take responsibility, ownership and accountability of the successful management of the commercial / financial and contractual elements of projects. You will control and maximise the company's profitability, protect the company's legal and contractual obligations under the contract and manage all day to day commercial issues.

Senior Quantity Surveyor Key responsibilities:

  • Provide commercial expertise to contracts, to include the production and submission of valuations, claims, budget monitoring, and contract/work-stream performance data
  • Support the authorisation and submission of project variations.
  • Maximise cash flow through the control, measurement (including quality) and valuation of work, and the invoicing of customers and payment of suppliers
  • Manage junior team members, supporting and developing them
  • Value work executed by sub-contractors and certify interim and final payments

Senior Quantity Surveyor Essential experience:

  • Degree or other technical qualification
  • Quantity Surveying experience within the Social Housing sector
  • Strong commercial awareness
  • Proven track record delivering contracts on time and within budget
  • Contractual awareness
  • Negotiating, communication & presentation skills

Salary & Benefits:

 This is a permanent, full time role for which you will receive a highly competitive salary of up to 75k (negotiable) plus benefits package