Construction  2023-04-24 17:21:40


£55000 – £65000/annum + Package

Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire

Hays Civils are looking for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join Highways Maintenance contract in Aylesbury.

Hays Civils have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join one of our key clients who are a Tier 1 contractor within the Highways Sector on a Highways Maintenance contract in Aylesbury.

Hays Civils are looking for an experienced SQS who has a track record in managing all costs relating to building and civil engineering projects, from the initial calculations to the final figures. Day to day duties will include but not be limited to:

Seeking to minimise the costs of a project and enhance value for money, while still achieving the required standards and quality. Managing a small team of less experienced commercial staff as well as mentoring others on their journey to becoming professionally qualified.

As a Senior Quantity Surveyor, your main accountabilities will be as follows:

Orders information and systematically checks data
Critically appraises, estimates and negotiates the above with 3rd parties, reviews complex contract programmes such as Time-Location
Assists with the preparation of delay and disruption programmes
Monitors subcontract activities, measure and respond appropriately
Analyses the commercial progress and report to senior project staff
Manages commercial aspects with Customer and Stakeholders for their area of responsibility
Prepares procurement programme and helps develop the strategy
Analyses rates & prices, agreement of variations and or compensation events as required
Prepares, submits and negotiates claims when required
Prepares Internal reports, commercial progress and financial reconciliation
Manages HR/People aspects for direct and indirect reports (PDRs etc)
Actively supports the development of others including professional mentoring
Produces plans for team to achieve goals / aspirations
Supports recruitment of lower grades
Critically appraises, estimates and negotiates the above with 3rd parties
Undertakes constructability analyses using construction programmes

The following qualifications are essential:

BSc or MSc in Quantity Surveying or experience equivalent
Membership of RICS, ICES or CIOB (or working towards)

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