Senior Quantity Surveyor - Highways

The Company:

We are working with a leading Greater Manchester based Regional Contractor who need an experienced Senior Quantity Surveyor who can help them deliver £20 Million Highways project based in Greater Manchester.

The Role:

You will be involved through preconstruction and delivery working with the various stakeholders to help ensure the project is a success.

As Senior Quantity Surveyor you will be the commercial lead on the project and will be commercially responsible for the scheme.
Reporting directly in to a Commercial Manager you will be tasked with undertaking commercial and contractual responsibilities on your designated project with the support of a small commercial project team.

You will work closely with the operations and technical teams to reach a successful commercial outcome on the project.
The role will initially be office based through preconstruction and you will be based on the project through its 2 year duration.

General responsibilities will include the following;

• Undertake all commercial and contractual requirements on the designated projects in accordance with the company procedures and processes.
• Ensuring sound financial performance including profitability, cash flow, and managing risks and opportunities.
• Preparation of accurate and detailed monthly cost reports for review with the Commercial Manager.
• Good working knowledge and application of Main Contract and Sub-Contract Forms and Standard Method of Measurement.
• Preparing and agreeing Monthly Valuations, including valuing variations and forecast final account.
• Account management of subcontractors including valuations, payment notices and agreement of final accounts.
• To work closely with Contracts Management to ensure all required site records and correspondence are completed in accordance with the specific Contract requirements and Company Procedures.
• Maintain close working relationships with the client and design team to assist in the success of the project.
• Liaise with Contracts Management to review and monitor project costs whilst achieving high standards of quality and health and safety

This is a key role with excellent prospects for the right person.


They would like to recruit a Senior Quantity Surveyor who has previously been responsible for the commercial function of highway construction projects previously or a Quantity Surveyor who is ready for greater responsibility.
You will be based in or be able to commute to Greater Manchester daily.
You will be IT literate and contractually aware.


You will be given the opportunity to be actively involved in large, technically challenging civil engineering projects in the North West of England.
You will benefit from a good salary and benefits package including a bonus scheme that has paid out every year since it started.
You will be working with a forward thinking, award winning regional contractor who can provide a challenging and supportive environment in which to work.


  • Car / Car Allowance+Pension+Health+Bonus+Benefits

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