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Senior Quantity Surveyor - South Yorkshire

  • Location East Midlands
  • Type Permanent
  • Salary £45,000 - £50,000 + £6k car allowance + Bonus
  • Ref 11300

Are you looking for your next Senior Quantity Surveyor role working for a UK Top 10 House Builder? An opportunity now exists for a Senior Quantity Surveyor based in South Yorkshire. The role offers a competitive salary with excellent benefits.

The company provide homes of all tenures and are the largest delivery partner of Homes England. They employ over 1000 people across 11 offices nationwide and still expanding. You will be joining a busy commercial team with a strong pipeline of new developments.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Manage trade contractor base and identify new trade partners
  • Obtain prices / quotations
  • Tender for ‘all risk’ Road, Sewers and plot works and present for approval
  • Procure work packages and pass information to the buying department for scheduling and order placement
  • Develop and present SSB to the Commercial Management team for approval
  • Create sub-contract comparisons for sign off
  • Hold and lead pre-start meetings with sub-contractors
  • Upload budgets to COINS systems
  • Issue sub-contract orders
  • Placement of plant orders
  • Produce detailed cost plan
  • Produce pre-start budget
  • Cost-to-complete reporting
  • Support with group drive for efficiency savings
  • Provide commercial input to innovations

Required Skills & Experience

  • Previous experience in Quantity Surveying within largescale residential housebuilding
  • Residential developer background preferred although a contractor background would be considered
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Experience in COINS preferred
  • The ability to manage and mentor a team
  • Excellent level of numeracy
  • Ability to work remotely

What you get back

  • Salary of £45,000 – £50,000 (Negotiable) + £6k Car Allowance + Bonus
  • 25 days holidays + Bank holidays + option to buy 5 additional days
  • Health Insurance
  • Company Pension
  • Continual professional development


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 Jobs in South Yorkshire – Your Property Recruitment Specialists (Recruiter: Kelly Armour Job Ref: 11300)