Senior Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Senior Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chelmsford, Essex
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000 per annum + plus package
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: J907806_1616587948
Contact Name: Luke Ellis
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 24, 2021 12:12

Job Description

Position: Senior Quantity Surveyor

Location: Chelmsford

Salary: £65k - £75k + package

Start Date: ASAP


My client are a privately owned main contractor, predominantly operating across London and the South East, and due to an extremely healthy pipeline of negotiated work they require a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join their commercial team.

The Role

  • Commercial lead on a new build extra care scheme in Chelmsford.
  • Consisting of 82 traditional build units.
  • Goes to site within the next couple of months and runs for just over 2 years.
  • Site based, reporting into a visiting Commercial Manager.
  • Responsible for all procurement, cost reporting, management of subcontractor accounts, valuations, final accounts etc
  • Management and mentoring of Trainee/Assistant QS.

The Candidate

  • Must have at least 10 years' experience within a reputable main contractor.
  • Must be able to demonstrate good longevity throughout your career.
  • Must be degree qualified in a construction orientated subject.
  • Must have previous experience of being the commercial lead on new build residential projects in excess of £10m.
  • Must be able to demonstrate previous experience of re-measuring, specifically of groundworks packages.
  • Must be a strong communicator and team player.
  • Driven and enthusiastic.

If this role is of interest and you would like to discuss in more detail, please contact Luke Ellis on 0151 737 5560 or

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