Senior Quantity Surveyor

Location Cardiff
Job-type Permanent
Salary £75000 - £85000
Contact Jessica Lawrence
Call Jessica
Reference 18944_1720591205

A leading infrastructure company is seeking a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join their major projects team in their Cardiff office. This is a unique opportunity to play a significant role in a £1.5 billion marine and landside project.

The Senior Quantity Surveyor Role

The successful Senior Quantity Surveyor will join a dynamic and forward-thinking team, taking a seat on the senior leadership team. The role involves oversight of all project phases, ensuring contractual compliance and cost control from inception through to completion over the next 5-6 years.

  • Lead and manage contract negotiations and administration under the NEC4 contract framework.
  • Provide strategic advice on risk management during the construction stages.
  • Oversee cost planning, budgeting, and financial management for the project.
  • Collaborate with legal, technical, and operational teams to ensure project success.
  • Mentor and support junior team members, fostering a culture of continuous improvement.

The Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • Extensive experience as a Senior/Managing Quantity Surveyor or Commercial Manager.
  • Proven track record in managing large-scale infrastructure projects, ideally with marine or major civil engineering experience (roads, aviation, highways, etc.).
  • Strong understanding of construction risks and mitigation strategies.
  • Proficiency with NEC4 contracts.
  • Exceptional legal, technical, and contractual knowledge.
  • Background in a contractor environment preferred.
  • Chartered status (MRICS) or a degree in Quantity Surveying or a related field.
  • MSc in Law or equivalent legal qualifications would be advantageous.

In Return?

  • £75,000 - £85,000
  • Contributory pension (with company match this is up to 18%)
  • Comprehensive health insurance
  • Pension scheme
  • Annual performance bonus
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Flexible working arrangements

If you are a Quantity Surveyor considering your career opportunities, then please contact Jessica Lawrence at Brandon James.

Ref: #18944

01628 367037

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