Freelance Senior Quantity Surveyor – Macclesfield
We are looking for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to assist in the effective delivery of a framework contract for a blue-chip organisation on behalf of utilising NEC4 Design & Build. The successful candidate will directly report to the site-based Project Director, with support from a local team of Quantity Surveyors working across the framework contract.
You will be responsible for managing and developing a range of commercial aspects including overseeing procurement, tendering, contract administration, variations and management of subcontract works packages through to final account.
The Freelance Senior Quantity Surveyor role:
” Responsible for the successful delivery of projects to schedule and cost targets by personal leadership and members of the project team.
” Some Architectural fit-out estimating.
” Responsible for all cost control activities necessary to optimise and secure the delivery of projects within budget.
” Ensure compliance with Quality Standards on all relevant project activities by personal leadership and through members of the team.
” Responsible for the effective application of resources to projects by appropriate liaison with the Divisional Directors within the company.
” Continue to the improvement of profitable performance by seeking and applying appropriate innovative ‘ways of working’ and technical solutions.
” Maintain and improve customer satisfaction by seeking and responding constructively to feedback.
” Provide efficient responses to project change through the project lifecycle
The Freelance Senior Quantity Surveyor:
” Extensive experience in a senior role, overseeing projects from concept through to the development stage.
” Contract Management experience, including planning, estimating and contract financial management.
” Knowledge of construction site management and CDM requirements.
Essential Skills, Attributes & Qualifications
” Construction industry experience with a main contractor in a similar role.
” Experience working within a framework contract environment
” You will have experience in reporting
” Experience with both lump sum and schedule of rates contract
” NEC3/4 Contract Delivery experience essential
” Advanced Microsoft Excel experience
” Experience in estimating projects utilising different forms of tender
” A degree or equivalent in QS/Commercial Management (Desirable)
” Experience of using CEMAR
” Experience of working with P6 Planning software
If this is an opportunity of interest, or I you have any queries, please feel free to give Sebastian a call for a confidential discussion on 07747534475. Alternatively, if you’re not looking but know of someone who is, please don’t hesitate to let me know as we pay referral fees for successful recommendations. If you prefer you can also drop me an email on Sebastian.firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.