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  • Manchester, UK
  • £60,000 - £70,000 per annum
  • Permanent
  • Civil Engineering
  • Reference: UPCSQSSal0921
  • Consultant: David Pearson

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Unite People Civils is working with a reputable civil engineering contractor. Consistent project awards from the businesses numerous frameworks. Has prompted the Commercial Manager to recruit an additional Senior Quantity Surveyor, to be based on projects in either Greater Manchester or Lancashire in the North West Region. The successful candidate will work alongside a number of Senior Quantity Surveyors, Quantity Surveyors and Assistant Quantity Surveyors. That are employed by the business

The Opportunity

As a Senior Quantity Surveyor you will be part of a larger commercial team. Reporting to a Commercial Manager. Dependent on complexity and project size. Your role will be a combination of project and office based. Frequently asked to oversee a project commercially, with a reporting Assistant Quantity Surveyor in the North West to support.

Day to day

  • Identification and procurement of pre-qualified sub-contractors
  • Maintaining commercial controls on projects
  • Monthly cost reporting
  • Change control
  • Sound knowledge of contract conditions and impact on supply chain and up-stream to clients
  • Understanding of commercial approach to framework contracting
  • Close liaison and collaborative team work with the project team
  • Attend meetings with supply chain and internal teams


  • A relevant qualification in the Construction/ Civil Engineering industry
  • Demonstrable working knowledge in a Senior Quantity Surveyor capacity
  • Civil Engineering project experience


Working with a successful business, with a significant foot print of projects within the North West area. You will benefit from a competitive salary and car package. Appealing benefits package and opportunities to develop further. Higher salary bandings can be achieved from demonstrating experience and adding value to the team.

For further details please get in touch via application, LinkedIn message or call

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