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Senior Quantity Surveyor

Ref no. BHN566357
Location Cambridge, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Contract
Job status Closed

Job summary

Senior Quantity Surveyor with experience of the NEC form of contract in a main contractor enviroment required for a contract opportunity in Cambridge

Key skills required for this role

Quantity Surveying, NEC form or contract, Construction, Civils or Rail Experience


Quantity Surveying, NEC form or contract, Construction, Civils or Rail Experience

Job description

Leading main contracting organisation seeks a Senior Quantity Surveyor with experience of working with the NEC (option A,B,C) form of contract and who has worked on major construction projects for a contract opportunity in Cambridge.

This position will see you work on a major construction project in Cambridge.


  • You will update cost forecast on a weekly and monthly basis and update of project resource histograms.
  • You will ensure that the forecast reflects programme changes each period and ensuring trend register is maintained for any forecast fluctuations.
  • You will ensure rates and pricing is current and in line with project orders and costs.
  • Preparation and production of monthly cost value reconciliation in line with company procedures.
  • Pricing and administration of change management under the Main Contract and Subcontracts.
  • Administration and use of the Contractors costing system (Microsoft D365).
  • Identifying risks and opportunities in the administration of commercial processes upstream and downstream.
  • Reporting into the Project Commercial Manager and assisting in any other tasks as required by the Commercial Manager.
  • You will assist in preparation of Monthly Main Contract Application for Payment to Client by way of provision of Defined cost forecast each period.
  • You will assist in preparation of 'Bottom Up Forecast' where required (usually on a 3-6monthly basis).
  • You will be responsible for monitoring of planned vs actual cost across disciplines (Labour, Plant, Material, and Subcontract).
  • Timely issue of contractual notices under the project and issue of quotations and subsequent agreement of final accounts.

To be considered for the role candidates will have:

  • You have effectively driven success with previous projects and have a fantastic reputation that backs up what you have achieved over the years.
  • You will have a Degree in Quantity Surveying
  • You will have excellent understanding and use of Microsoft excel and formula is critical.
  • Experience working across civils or infrastructure projects i.e. desirable projects: Crossrail, Thames Tideway, Tunnelling, Railway, etc.
  • NEC 3 2013 experience

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