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Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • Location: Reading, Berkshire
  • Sector: Civil Engineering & Infrastructure
  • Position: Senior Quantity Surveyor
  • Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + (Negotiated dependent on experience)
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: JZ170320JZ_1584445029
Job description

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Senior Quantity Surveyor, to work on major civil engineering works across Reading and Newbury.

This will be a 5 year tendered framework involving civil engineering works such as car parks, substations, drainage, pump stations, potable water, security fence etc. The first project will be valued around £30m, with a following project working on a New Build Facility around £40m in value.

The ideal candidate will need to have Civil engineering / Infrastructure experience. Preferred to be working on heavily regulated sites Ideally AWE. If not Projects where security clearance has been required. Such as Defence Estates / MOD / Sellafield / Aviation. Collaboration mentality, ability to influence the Client.

Qualifications Required:

  • Degree qualified in Quantity Surveying or relevant qualification experience
  • NEC4 experience with option A, C and E.

With the site team reporting into them, there will be specific responsibilities that the ideal person would need to do:

  • Managing the contract from contract award, through construction phase and closing out final accounts.
  • Subcontract management, administering the contract, take-off's, variations and cost reporting.
  • Pricing from 1st principals.
  • Tender liaison and pricing, agreeing target cost / lump sum or cost plus contracts
  • Review and agreement of Z clauses / T&C's for each contract delivered under the framework.