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Senior Quantity Surveyor / Commercial Manager






£55,000 to £60,000 Per Annum





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The Company:

We are working with a national building maintenance and refurbishment contractor who work within social housing, fire prevention and on leisure schemes. They are privately owned, highly profitable and have a knowledgeable and experienced senior management team. 

The Role:

Due to growth they are now in a position to recruit an experienced Senior Quantity Surveyor/Commercial Manager who will be a key member of their small East Midlands team overseeing a small junior commercial team.

You will typically split your time between the office and their sites, you will be responsible for ensuring the commercial success of a number of projects simultaneously.

General responsibilities will include the following;

Undertake all commercial and contractual requirements on the designated projects in accordance with the company procedures and processes.

Ensuring sound financial performance including profitability, cash flow, and managing risks and opportunities.

Preparation of accurate and detailed monthly cost reports for review with the company Directors.

Good working knowledge and application of Main Contract and Sub-Contract Forms and Standard Method of Measurement.

Preparing and agreeing Monthly Valuations, payless notice, valuing variations, cash flow and final account forecasts.

Appointment of Subcontractors in accordance with Company Procedures, including procurement and account management including valuations, payment notices and agreement of final accounts.

To work closely with Contracts Management to ensure all required site records and correspondence are completed in accordance with the specific Contract requirements and Company Procedures.

Maintain close working relationships with the client and their representatives to assist in the success of the project.

Liaise with Contracts Management to review and monitor project costs whilst achieving high standards of quality and health and safety.


They would like to recruit an experienced Senior Quantity Surveyor or commercial manager with a strong background working in the social housing or leisure/general build refurbishment & maintenance markets with a stable employment history.

This would be a really attractive proposition for someone who likes working for a smaller business where they can have a big say in the future of the region.

There is a clear career path to managing the region so if you have ambitions to take on a broader managerial role we should definitely chat.

They would also consider applications from Quantity Surveyors looking for the opportunity to progress in to this role.

You will be based in or be able to commute to the East Midlands daily.

You will be IT literate and contractually aware.


You will get the chance to work on interesting projects in a tight geographical region in the East Midlands.

The opportunity to work with a forward thinking organisation who have a relatively low staff turnover and who provide a friendly environment in which to work.

A good financial package with an attractive bonus scheme that typically pays 20% based on individual and regional performance.

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