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Senior Quantity Surveyor

Stafford Lawrence
Plymouth, Devon
£50,000-£58,000 plus additional benefits
Closing date
6 Aug 2024

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Contract Type
Full Time
Quantity Surveyor, Cost Management
Chartered Surveyor, Consultant, Senior Manager, MRICS
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Senior Quantity Surveyor Vacancy Plymouth - Cost Consultancy


Stafford Lawrence is recruiting for a Senior Cost Consultant Or Senior Quantity Surveyor for a job vacancy for a small Cost Consultancy for their Plymouth office. This is a vacancy with great flexibility for home working. The position is due to a huge project award. They are looking to recruit a Senior Quantity Surveying/Cost Consultancy professional with experience of Civil or Infrastructure projects.

This position offers very flexible hybrid home and office working for the right person ( 90% work from home if required). They also have an office in Plymouth if you prefer to work from the office. Ideally they are looking for a consultant who can oversee the contractor on a large contract for a well known client. Someone who is very capable of liaising with the client and managing their own workload without the need for mentoring.

N.B.UK Nationals or those with a current right to live and work in the UK. Our client cannot provide visas and sponsorship to non UK Nationals currently.

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  • Professional Status-MRICS – Chartered Status is a preferred requirement for this senior level role. Our client will consider candidates who are currently working towards APC.
  • Qualifications -A Degree qualification in Quantity Surveying or Commercial Management.
  • Background - In addition, experience with a Cost Consultancy organisation in the UK.
  • Sector Experience -Our client is looking for a candidate who ideally has , Engineering, Civils Infrastructure or Telecoms experience. If you don't have that experience, do not be put off. Our client is happy to talk to people who are confident overseeing the main contractor, someone who has the ability to manage their own workload and can potentially help develop their business in the area.
  • General Experience -The ability to manage your own projects and clients and work as part of a team. Some experience of mentoring less experienced members of the team
  • Reporting- The role will report to the Owner of the business.

Salary & Benefits

This is a permanent full time position based in the Plymouth area with office or home working available

Salary Package - Negotiable for the right person, there is some flexibility around the banding provided by our client of £50,000- 58,000 p.a

In addition:

Pension- Company Pension Scheme

Other Benefits: Paid professional subscription,  holiday allowance, home working available for this role


Stafford Lawrence Ltd has over 20 years of experience as a UK & International Construction Recruitment Consultancy. We provide full-time permanent jobs and careers for MRICS Contracts, Cost, Quantity Surveying, Commercial Management, Building Surveying, Project Management and Engineering candidates.

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Do you have experience with a Cost Consultancy organisation in the UK required
Do you have experience of Civils/ infrastructure /Telecoms projects required
Do you have circa 10 years post degree experience as a Quantity Surveyor with a cost consultancy required
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