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Senior QS | Main Contractor (Resi) | Twickenham | 85 – 88K + P

Senior QS | Main Contractor (Resi) | Twickenham | 85 – 88K + P

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  • Permanent
  • Anywhere

We are working on behalf of a leading residential main contractor who are looking to strengthen the business with the appointment of a Senior QS to be the Commercial Lead on a project a new project.

420 unit scheme, a JV near Windsor that has a build plan of at least 5 years with several more projects kicking off locally in the same region.

Ideally you will have experience and Groundwork & Concrete Frame re-measurement experience but it’s not essential.

Offering a fantastic salary up to 88K+ car allowance + travel + bonus and benefits.


To be responsible for the commercial function on specific project(s) from inception through to the delivery of scheme and completion of Final Accounts.

You will be expected to:

  • Maintain all cost control procedures working within the guidelines set out within the Group policies and procedures.
  • Be responsible for the compilation of all weekly, monthly and quarterly reports as required.
  • Be aware of new materials and methods of construction which the company may employ, as well as a sound knowledge of latest regulations, codes of practice and NHBC requirements.
  • Ensure that subordinates receive the required training and mentorship for them to learn and thrive in their responsibilities.
  • Be responsible for all cost control procedures, including managing and controlling the budget and valuations by always updating the estimated final costs, and having the ability to show absolute cost and value reconciliation.
  • Contribute to the conceptual designs/options to ensure the design is kept within the budgeted values.
  • Lead the value engineering.
  • Maintain budget control throughout development.
  • Complete accurate costing for each aspect of site development.
  • Analyse and report on costs and cash flow.
  • Prepare tenders and procure sub-contractors, goods, and materials.
  • Compile subcontractor recommendations for approval.
  • Process Subcontract orders, payments, and variations.
  • Evaluate and agree variations and instructions.
  • Attend all project and team meetings as required and present the Commercial position to the meeting.
  • Compile and Present valuations at Divisional valuation meetings
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