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Senior Quantity Surveyor - Bedford

  • Location South East
  • Type Permanent
  • Salary £55,000 - £70,000 + Car Allowance + Bonus
  • Ref 11315

Senior Quantity Surveyor required for a leading house builder in Bedford. Working across pre and post contract through to final accounts across 4 sites.

Our client is one of the leading housebuilders in the UK, and they have won numerous national awards in design, construction, and energy efficiency. They cover the North, Midlands and Central areas, creating quality homes with the highest quality materials and finishes.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Pre-contract, post-contract through to final account sign off
  • Working as part of a commercial team of 8 and taking lead across 4 sites
  • Tendering & Procurement
  • Cost Control & Budgeting
  • Subcontractor negotiations
  • Valuations
  • Cost Value Reconciliation
  • Management of subcontractors
  • Issuing any variations
  • Final Accounts
  • Benchmarking and analysis of build costs
  • Cost Engineering

Required Skills & Experience

  • 5+ years in a Quantity Surveyor job, working for a UK housebuilder
  • Experience in all stages of the development process
  • A relevant degree would be preferred but not essential
  • MRICS / MCIOB or working towards is preferred but not essential

What you get back

  • Salary of £55,000 – £70,000 + Car Allowance £9k + Bonus
  • 26 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Collaborative team environment
  • The ability to work remotely and travel to sites within an hour of Bedford
  • UK Driving Licence and own vehicle


If you meet the criteria above, send us your CV and portfolio. We receive a large number of applications so if you do not hear back within 7 days consider your application unsuccessful this time. We will keep a copy of your details on file for future vacancies.

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Senior Quantity Surveyor job in Bedford – Your Property Recruitment Specialists (Recruiter: Kelly Armour Job Ref: HD11315)

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