Senior Quantity Surveyor

  •  Blyth
  •   £450 - 470 per day £ / Day
  •   Contract
  •   Full Time
  •   Job Reference 4676

Senior Quantity Surveyor

12 Month Contract

Site located in Northumberland

£450 – 470 per shift paid via Umbrella PAYE

My Tier 1 client is looking for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join their rail division on a contract basis to support the team with an increase in workload.


  • To understand the procurement process and targets in securing the services of Sub-Contractors/Suppliers/Design Consultants
  • Maximum value for money is achieved.
  • Raise commercial awareness and embed commercial focus and best practise across each project team
  • Assisting in the preparation of contract documents, including bills of quantities, specifications, drawings
  • Set and manage budgets ensuring all costs are correctly allocated into the relevant WBS
  • Proactively drive the recording of all contractual entitlements, ensure timely notification of events and accurate pricing and substantiation of change
  • Establishment of robust project life cycle cost forecasts updated monthly and monitored against agreed targets
  • Notify Managing Surveyor, Civils Director and Project Manager of any commercial disagreements with Employer and Sub-Contractors / Suppliers


  • Experience in heavy civil projects (Rail)
  • Worked dealing with subcontracts
  • BSc Quantity Surveying or equivalent
  • Worked with / for Tier 1 contractors
  • Experience with NEC contracts
  • Negotiation training
  • Presentation skills

If this is of interest, please apply now with your mot up to date copy of your CV and one of the team will be in touch to discuss.


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