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Senior Quantity Surveyor (SQS440)




Job Location
- United Kingdom -- England -- West Midlands -- West Midlands -- Solihull

Job Type

20 April 2021

Senior Quantity Surveyor – Competitive – Solihull.

The Role

SPIE UK, a smart engineering and technology-driven solutions provider for the built environment, are looking for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to be responsible for managing all costs relating to building engineering projects.

The successful candidate will support the operational team in the commercial processes to ensure achievement of turnover and profit targets, profitable contracts and sound cash flow performance. Candidates from the Midlands area will be considered.

The key responsibilities of a Senior Quantity Surveyor include, but are not limited to:

  • To provide effective commercial and contractual support to operations on a number of projects within an NEC03 Framework Contract in accordance with SPIE procedures.
  • To liaise with clients’ surveyors on financial matters in order to provide an accurate forecast of final accounts.
  • To maintain sub-contractor accounts, working with and the project team to keep up to date financial information.
  • To provide accurate internal reports to the Commercial Manager within the required timeframes, including CVRs, cost plans, cash flow and revenue forecasts.
  • To ensure timely submission and agreement of applications, variation details, claims, Final Accounts and other documentation.

The Person

The key skills and qualities of a Senior Quantity Surveyor:

  • Educated to HND or Degree level in quantity or building surveying or a construction-related subject.
  • Demonstrable commercial experience.
  • Mechanical and Electrical quantity surveying experience in a building services background.
  • Commercially astute, numerate, risk averse and able to accurately forecast cost and sales.
  • Multi-tasking skills, self-motivated, energetic team player with a flexible and adaptable approach to work.
  • IT Literacy and ability to use Microsoft Office
  • System experience – CPA, Coins or similar
  • Ability to demonstrate successful relationship building between company, clients and subcontractors in engineering construction industry.
  • Sound understanding of the implications of Health and Safety regulations.

 The Company

SPIE UK is a smart engineering and technology-driven solutions provider for the built environment. Through the convergence of digital technology and the built environment, we engineer, manage and optimise smart spaces and places, improving where our customers work, learn and live.

SPIE UK’s Smart City solutions serve the needs of urban clients, whereas our Smart Workplace solutions optimise the performance of commercial business and industrial facilities, while maintaining sustainability.

The role will be based in Solihull. Locality to the Solihull area will be preferable and areas of cover will include England and Wales.

If you are keen on joining this exciting, forward thinking company and taking the next step in your career, then please click the apply now button to find out more.

Contact information

Jyoti Parekh