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Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • £60,000 - £70,000 + Package
  • Civil Engineering
  • London

Senior Quantity Surveyor 

Highways & Civil Engineering

£60,000 – £70,000 + Bonus

East London

About the company

My client is a Tier 2, specialist Highways & Civil Engineering contractor turning over £80M+. They are a well-established contractor, especially in London, working on long-term frameworks across South London, North London & East London. As well as long-term frameworks, they also work on private groundworks & infrastructure projects, dealing with residential developers. The types of projects they work on will involve paving, landscaping, surfacing, drainage, reactive maintenance, street lighting, and traffic management. 

About the opportunity 

This is a superb, diverse and exciting opportunity for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join a growing contractor on highways, paving, landscaping, groundworks, and civil engineering projects. It sounds like a nice spread of sectors doesn’t it? Despite working within a mixture of sectors you will predominately be working on NEC contracts as well as occasionally working on JCT contracts. The clients you will be dealing with will be local councils as well as occasionally dealing with developers. occasionally dealing with developers. You will be working closely with the Commercial Director, someone who looks after his staff, is humble, and easy to build a working relationship with. You will be the main point of contact with the client so it is pivotal you’re building a strong relationship with them. 

About the requirements 

I am looking for someone with at least 8 years of experience working in Civil Engineering, ideally covering highways projects at some point. You will need to have worked for a UK-based Civil Engineering contractor and have strong stability on your CV. Ideally, I am looking for someone who is degree qualified in Quantity Surveying & Commercial Management.

Benefits and rewards

Are you still reading this? If so, the successful individual will be rewarded with a brilliant basic wage ranging from £60,000 – £70,000 (this of course depends on experience) On top of a great basic salary you will also be rewarded with a full package. We all love lots of money but we both know it’s not just about the money is it? My client pride themselves on personal development and they want the successful individual to follow them on their journey of growth which will lead to promotions.  

About Me

I am Daniel Cranston! Having been with Cityscape Recruitment for four years I’ve established and grown the Civil Engineering desk working within highways, utilities & Rail (infrastructure and maintenance). Over this time, I have built a strong selection of clients ranging from tier one main contractors to privately owned smaller subcontractors. I cover I variety of white-collar opportunities ranging from operational, commercial, SHEQ, or pre-construction positions.

What does this mean for you? 

I have a great understanding of the industry and what benefits each company can offer to improve your career, I will give you balanced and fair opinions on each contractor. The fact I work with such a variety of businesses means you can find out for yourself what the industry is truly like and by the end of it find yourself the best possible and tailored opportunity.

What if this opportunity isn’t what you are looking for? 

If the above opportunity isn’t quite what you are looking for then please do still get in touch but give me a phone call. The industry at the moment is flying with positivity and I always seem to have a great selection of opportunities across Civil Engineering to discuss.