Senior Quantity Surveyor


Atkins Search are currently recruiting for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join a market leading Construction Consultancy based in Manchester. Priding themselves on their collaborative culture, my client offers you the chance to become an integral part of their business, giving you the chance to truly shine!

Please note, if you’re a Quantity Surveyor, Cost Manager or Cost Consultant seeking the next stage of their career will also be considered for the Senior Quantity Surveyor job.


My client, a Manchester based Construction Consultancy, provides a variety of services to national clients within the Built Environment. With a collaborative culture founded on mutual respect and trust, they are dedicated to their people, partners and clients.

Offering the Senior Quantity Surveyor a diverse workload that is tailored to your preferences and the opportunity to become a truly integral part of their growing business. You will have the option to work across a variety of multi-million pound schemes across Yorkshire, including; education, healthcare, retail, residential and many more exciting schemes!


Possessing a positive “can-do” attitude, the suitable person for the Senior Quantity Surveyor job based in Manchester must be able to demonstrate previous clear understanding and experience within a Quantity Surveying setting. You must also be required to show experience across a project life cycle from inception to completion.

  • RICS, MRICS or working chartership
  • Fantastic communication skills face to face
  • Professional, collaborative, team focused mindset
  • Experience autonomously delivering projects
  • Ability to manage own workload


As Senior Quantity Surveyor working for a Manchester based Construction Consultancy, you will be involved in projects from inception to completion, your responsibilities will include:

  • Overseeing and mentoring junior members of staff including assistants and apprentices
  • Providing Quantity Surveying and Cost Management services from inception to completion
  • Cost Planning
  • Development Cashflow Forecasting
  • Value Engineering
  • Tender Management
  • Contract Preparation
  • Budget Management
  • Financial Reporting
  • Change Control
  • Valuations
  • Commercial Negotiations and Analysis
  • Benchmarking


Being employed by an industry leading Construction Consultancy comes with generous and exciting benefits As Senior Quantity Surveyor, some perks you will receive are:

  • Highly competitive salary
  • Car allowance
  • Enhanced pension contribution
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Annual bonus
  • Profit share bonus
  • Private healthcare and medical insurance
  • Annual salary review
  • Life assurance
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Option to buy and sell holidays
  • Regular social events
  • Hybrid working
  • Flexing working hours
  • Clear career progression path

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.

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