Senior Quantity Surveyor

Posted 26 October by Badger Associates Limited

Senior Quantity Surveyor – Norfolk – To £60,000 + benefits

Our established Norfolk client provides services in construction and project management as a main contractor. They implement modern building technologies to create the homes and offices of tomorrow, whilst relying on traditional craftsmanship to restore stunning buildings from a bygone era. Contracts ranging from £750k up to £7m The projects mainly consist of residential schemes such as ground up developments.

The role:

We’ve been asked to find an experienced Quantity Surveyor to join the team to undertake the associated quantity surveying work for all our current JCT D&B contracts. The role is based in South Norfolk with regular site visits required for valuations and applications. The role will also benefit from working with an Apprentice Quantity Surveyor undertaking check measures.

Job Duties & Responsibilities:

Review bills of quantities prepared by 3rd cost consultants

Prepare tender and contract documents for take offs

Perform risk, value management and cost control

Regular review of supply chain lead times

Procure ahead of lead times to ensure programmes are ahead of schedule

Review subcontractor tenders with rate checks for materials, labour and plant

Issue orders to subcontractors using the company order templates

Review and value subcontractor valuation applications

Submit subcontractor valuation applications for approval to quality audit department

Maintain subcontractor payment application, payment notice and payless notice trackers

Agreement and certification of sub-contractor final accounts

Maintain and develop sub-contractor preferred database

Coordinate with Procurement Administrator for material procurement

Coordinate with Apprentice Quantity Surveyor to undertaking check measures for subcontractor valuation applications

Coordinate with Contracts Manager for value engineering and programme guidance


Key skills

Organisational skills

Problem solving

Analytical skills

Numeracy skills

Commercial awareness

Highly motivated and ability to motivate others

Able to communicate and work as part of a team

Driving License


The successful candidate will have:

2 years minimum experience as a Quantity or Project Surveyor

Experience in Property and Construction

Knowledge of RIBA Stages 4-6

This position is a full-time role based in the office in South Norfolk with working hours 9am to 5.30pm Monday to Friday.


£55,000 - £60,000 per annum depending on experience

Mileage expenses for site visits

30 days holiday per annum including bank holidays

Company pension scheme

Death in service insurance scheme

Flexi day for those needing to attend key children events (such as first day at school)

Ongoing Continued Professional Development (CPD)

Regular performance and reviews

Application question

Do you have the required two years minimum QS experience?

Reference: 44487150

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