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Senior Quantity Surveyor

Brandon James
Wales, Cardiff
£75000 - £85000 per annum + Comprehensive benefit package
Closing date
7 Aug 2024

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Contract Type
Full Time
Quantity Surveyor, Infrastructure, Cost Management
Chartered Surveyor, Manager
Business Type
Application Type
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Job Details

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

Senior Quantity Surveyor / Associate Quantity Surveyor / Quantity Surveying / Quantity Surveyor / Senior Cost Manager


Brandon James is an International Recruitment Company operating across a range of Construction and Property sectors and vocations.

With over ten years industry experience, a team of knowledgeable Consultants and access to a myriad of resources, Brandon James are ideally placed to assist with your recruitment need whether you are an employer seeking that key individual or a candidate considering your career options.

Brandon James operates across the UK and wider EMEA and offer a range of solutions to employers across these regions.

We are trusted recruitment partners to a wide range of Main Contractors, Global Consultancies and Developers as well as smaller Private Practices, Contractors and PQS’.

Our areas of expertise include:

– Cost and Commercial roles
– Project Management
– Building Surveying
– Engineering

Call today and speak to one of our industry experts about your recruitment needs.

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0203 245 2550

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