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Senior Quantity Surveyor - Commercial Lead

  • Location: Eastbourne, East Sussex
  • Sector: Building
  • Position: Senior Quantity Surveyor
  • Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + £7k Car Allowance + Pension + Bupa + Bonus
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: SAT35545_1501774096
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Job description

My client are a well established main contractor that work on a national basis, now looking for a Commercial Lead on one of the prestigious schemes.

The office you will be working out of turnover circa £100million and pride themselves on having the most profit within each job.

Coupled with your Commercial Lead position,you will also be exposed to other smaller schemes over a period of time, with penitential to be promoted to a Senior Commercial Manager running a portfolio of works.

Duties and responsibilties will include:
  • Preparing tender and contract documents, including bills of quantities with the architect and/or the client
  • Undertaking cost analysis for repair and maintenance project work
  • Assisting in establishing a client's requirements and undertaking feasibility studies
  • Performing risk, value management and cost control
  • Advising on procurement strategy
  • Identifying, analysing and developing responses to commercial risks
  • Preparing and analysing costings for tender
  • Allocating work to subcontractors
  • Providing advice on all contractual elements
  • Analysing outcomes and writing detailed progress reports
  • Valuing completed work and arranging payments
  • Maintaining awareness of the different building contracts in current use
  • Understanding the implications of health and safety regulations


Depending on experience and calibre of the candidate, my client will be looking to be pay up to £90k basic salary plus package and bonuses on top.

If you are interested in this opportunity please call me on 0203 800 0053 or contact me on