Senior Quantity Surveyor

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A Senior Quantity Surveyor is required to work for a Tier 1 contractor on a major rail project in Peterborough.  This section of the project involves Heavy Civils and tunnelling work. This is an ongoing contract position


Role Description:

  • Report and explain the commercial progress to senior project management.
  • Cost Planning and pre-contract cost control.
  • Recognise and react to cost sensitive areas.
  • Monitor & control critical elements of the process.
  • Identify & communicate threats to budget & programme
  • Evaluate and negotiate tenders including subcontractors and suppliers.
  • Assess and identify risks and opportunities as part of risk management
  • Compensation event management


Skills required:

  • Hold a valid Degree or HNC in Quantity Surveying
  • Previous use of the NEC 3rd Edition Option A/B/C/D/E.
  • Experienced with the preparation the NEC subcontract
  • Have previous experience working with the compensation event procedure – both Client and Subcontractors

The successful candidate will not only benefit form working for this excellent contractor but will also benefit from working with Carmichael UK. We pay weekly, offer support with CSCS, PTS and Lucas tests, have a competitive referral scheme and retail discounts on our Hummingbrid website.

Please apply now if you are interested!