Senior Quantity Surveyor

Market related
28 Sep 2018
26 Oct 2018
Thomas Chase
Job Type

Senior Quantity Surveyor 
Salary up to £68,000 + Package

I am working with an established Main Contractor based outside of Maidenhead who have a requirement for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join their business. 

This company work across the Residential, Commercial and Industrial sectors, and provide a range of New Build, Refurbishment and small works services to clients. Project values range from £200,000 - £2m. 

This opportunity would suit somebody ambitious and driven, the company are experiencing a sustained period of growth so there will be fantastic career opportunities once commitment and commercial ability are displayed. 

Responsibilities will include, but may not be limited too;

  • Preparation of budgets, monitor cost expenditure and report monthly, project contract final account. 
  • Preparation of, managing and administrating tender, subcontract documentation and pre-contract tender into interviews, production of contract orders, distribution of contract instructions and contract obligations. 
  • Management and control of contract information to all parties including instructions, variations, drawings and revised specifications. 
  • Production of and management control of all procurement schedules, noting lead times without detriment to programme requirements. 
  • Accurate measurement of subcontract works, variations and final accounts including the management and release of retentions when authorised. 
  • Management and submission of detailed applications in accordance with the monthly schedules for payments, validation and signature in compliance with the payment procedures, including all accounts cost coding. 
  • Identification and procurement of specialist contractors. 
  • The quantification of materials when discussing matters for the buyer to ensure best procurement. 
  • Undertake a post project review of subcontract performance on all projects involved with written observations and recommendations to the Construction Manager and Managing Director within 2 months of project completion. 
  • Undertaking such other duties, including ad hoc projects, as required.


  • RICS or CIOB Accredited (preferable)
  • HNC/HND or Degree qualified in a Construction related subject
  • Experience across a range of sectors including residential, commercial, education & heritage 
  • Excellent communication skills demonstrating effectiveness in a negotiation environment 
  • Sound knowledge of JCT Contracts.
  • Strong IT skills

If you are considering a move and would like to discuss this role or would like career advice then please call Thomas Chase at Interaction Construction on 02382 025 900 / 07885688292 or email:

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