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Managing Quantity Surveyor

  • Location: East Midlands
  • Sector: Building
  • Position: Managing Quantity Surveyor
  • Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Car / Car Allowance + Pension + Healthcare
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: AC10_1539587960
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Job description

My client is seeking a Managing Quantity Surveyor. The organisation is a national top tier building contractor who has a reputation in delivering high quality schemes.

This position is based in the East Midlands with regular site visits/management. This company offers an impressive salary and benefits and has a strong forward order book; the business is well respected and has proven sustainable success.

As the Managing Quantity Surveyor you would have responsibility for a team of 8 surveyors including the mentoring of trainees and running multiple projects ranging from 11m to 53m.

  • Management of 3 sites
  • Manage up to 8 Quantity Surveyors from trainees to seniors
  • Mentor trainees
  • Advise senior management on commercial and contractual position under main contract
  • Letting of all Sub-Contract and Supplier packages
  • Lead on the administration of subcontract agreements
  • Lead on the resolution of disputes above an agreed level
  • Authorise subcontract payments
  • Administer the subcontract procurement process
  • Final account settlement
  • Management of Monthly Financial reporting
  • Costing and control of preliminaries

Candidate Profile:

The Managing Surveyor will lead post-contract commercial teams over multiple projects or single large projects, and to optimise projects' net profitability and cash performance.
  • Build background
  • A good leader who remains calm under pressure
  • Having strong commercial awareness and a focus on results
  • Having deep technical, legal and commercial knowledge
  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Significant supervisory experience
  • Able to maintain a high level of work quality against cost restraints
  • Proven track record on all forms of procurement