Senior Quantity Surveyor (Capital Works)

Location Westminster
Job type Contract
Salary £749.22 - 749.22 per day
Contact Tom Watson
Reference 169474

Sanctuary Personnel, a leading recruitment company within the private and public sector has a role for a Senior Quantity Surveyor in Westminster.

This pay rate for this role is £749.22 p/h per day (Ltd) and has an initial 3-month contract.

Main duties:

  • Develop a comprehensive understanding of the price mechanisms, contractual requirements and management processes used under all of the term contracts.
  • Establish and manage systems to ensure that expenditure is accurately coded; including changes to coding arising after orders are raised.
  • Develop systems for benchmarking unit costs with a range of comparators.
  • Working in collaboration with the team and Peoples Services to develop training material and deliver periodic course to ensure all Housing staff are familiar with the commercial elements of the contracts.

Requirements of the Senior Quantity Surveyor:

  • Extensive experience of managing the commercial aspects of substantial repair and maintenance and other construction contracts.
  • Knowledge of the issues facing local government and those relevant to service/functional responsibilities, together with the legal, financial and political context of public sector management and the statutory responsibilities of the post
  • Degree in a field relevant to a significant aspect of the role
  • An enhanced DBS certificate dated within the last 12 months is desirable but not essential

Benefits of working for Sanctuary Personnel:

  • Daily payroll
  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • Access to exclusive roles that aren't available with other agencies
  • Your own dedicated consultant with extensive knowledge
  • Refer a Friend bonus - get £250 for each candidate you refer who we successfully place after 100 hours of work has been completed
  • Find your own job bonus - Receive £250 for bringing your own position to us
  • Clinical governance support with a specialist safeguarding team
  • In-house payroll system

This Senior Quantity Surveyor role is advertised by Tom Watson; if you are interested in this position please click above to apply now.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.

As a pioneer of diverse recruitment, Sanctuary Personnel is proud to encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds as our pool of candidates is very much reflective of the clients that candidates will support within their role. This very much played a significant in previously winning ‘Best Candidate Care’ at the Recruiter Awards as well being a two-time finalist for the same award.

Sanctuary takes great pride in building candidate and client relationships that promote Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI).

With recruitment consultants and all other employees undertaking annual online training on EDI and many other compliance training courses, Sanctuary is best placed to undertake a fair and thorough selection process.

Reasonable Adjustments:
If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.