Senior / Executive Quantity Surveyor

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Senior / Executive Quantity Surveyor

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  • Sector:

    Consultancy, Cost Management

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £45,000 - £55,000 + Car Allowance + Package

  • Contact:

    Laura Belcher

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  • Published:

    25 days ago

  • Expiry date:


​Atkins Search are proud to be working in partnership with a market leading Construction Consultancy to recruit a Senior / Executive Quantity Surveyor / Cost Manager, based in Derby.


The office is easily commutable from Derby, Nottingham, Leicester or Staffordshire however, flexible hybrid working is also available for those where travelling is a contradicting factor.


My client are a privately owned business, born out of a desire to provide a high level of customer service to their clients and have found themselves in the enviable position where the majority of their work comes through repeat business. Client recommendations have been instrumental in the ongoing growth and the development of their business, which for any prospective future employee will demonstrate the quality and depth of the business you will be joining.


As Senior / Executive Quantity Surveyor, you will be responsible for your responsibilities can include (but not limited to):


  • Mentoring junior members of emloyees including assistants and apprentices

  • Providing Quantity Surveying and Cost Management services, in a lead capacity

  • To measure and cost construction works for cost plans and bills of quantities

  • To attend project meetings and provide advice to Clients on commercial matters of projects

  • To deliver pre-contract cost management services for building projects (e.g. production of estimates, tender documents, tender reports, contract documents etc.)

  • To deliver post-contract cost management services for building projects (e.g. financial reports, interim valuations, negotiation of changes and final accounts)


The ideal candidate:

  • A Quantity Surveying and/or Commercial Management related degree (or equivalent)

  • At least 5 years’ experience in Consultancy Cost Management and Quantity Surveying experience

  • Chartered QS / Cost Manager (or working towards – support will be given)

  • Proven track record of delivering projects within the public sector

  • Strong cost planning and technical skills (ideally public sector cost planning)

  • Excellent communication, IT and client facing skills

  • Knowledge of NEC is desirable


My client also recognises that the heart of their business is the staff and the priority is to keep employees happy and safe, as well as offering:


  • Highly competitive salary

  • Excellent benefits package including Car allowance, Pension, Bonus, Professional Fees / Memberships and Regular Social Events

  • Realistic opportunities to progress your career with a market leading Consultancy


Atkins Search act as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. We specialise in Construction, Consultancy, Residential and Infrastructure recruitment and service the East and West Midlands, South Yorkshire, Staffordshire, Lincolnshire, Peterborough and Northern Home Counties regions.