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Senior Quantity Surveyor – Super Prime Residential

  • £80,000 - £90,000 + Generous Package / Freelance Available
  • Main Contractor - Build
  • Surrey

Senior Quantity Surveyor – Super Prime Residential

Wentworth Estate, Surrey

£80,000 – £90,000 + Generous Package / Freelance Available


About the Role

Our client is currently seeking a Senior Quantity Surveyor to lead the commercial side of a £45m new build house in Wentworth. This first phase of works consists of full demolition, a double storey basement dig and a large RC frame shell which is approx. £12m in value which will be followed by a super prime fit out.

This project requires a Senior QS with experience on similar projects who hit the ground running, managing the process including sub-contract management & cost comparison – someone with experience of dealing with tricky clients and stakeholders with a sharp eye for finding profit without the support of a big team around them. This project will act as a stepping stone into the business for the right individual, with internal promotion and long term progression a real focus for this company.

The successful QS will be client facing, have very good experience of working on projects at this value within the high spec residential market dealing with private clients. They will be hardworking, go the extra mile with the ability to work to close deadlines.

About the Company

Our client is a multi-faceted Construction Company who have built an unassailable reputation of undertaking bespoke building projects at all stages from conception, feasibility and planning through to construction and handover. They work high spec residential of projects from with complex basement and RC Frame elements ranging from £1m to £20m. Based in London our client combines complete project and cost management with innovated and considered design, quality construction and a high level of construction service. They are founded on the principle of employing the very best people in the industry, all of whom have been responsible for the successful delivery of many high profile projects in recent years. They also seek to improve the construction environment as a whole and have carried this out through commitment to contribute to the ‘bigger issues’ affecting our industry. The company has enjoyed a vast amount of success in recent years and has a very healthy order book for the future. There are anticipated plans for a 30% increase in turnover over the next 2 years which is steady and will provide further opportunities for employees to progress. The Managing Director for this business has a wealth of experience and has a reputation across industry which is rarely matched and has a proven background of running exceptionally successful businesses and loyal, dedicated teams within.

About the benefits / rewards

The salary will be dependent on level of exposure to industry and experience on related projects. The company offers excellent opportunities and offers a basic salary around £80,000 – £90,000. The package will also include various benefits relating to travel and healthcare.

About the requirements:

Experience of working as a QS within a main contractor is essential. This role will require this individual to be able to manage a high spec residential project in excess of £20m without assistance. With this in mind  if you are applying for this role, you must have direct experience in a similar role at the same level. The perfect candidate will be degree qualified and must be trustworthy, reliable and conscientious and keen to progress their career further. You will also have to be a highly motivated individual and a strong team player. A consistent employment record is essential along with a desire to bed into the business and progress up the ranks.

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