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Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • Salary: £250 - £350 per day
  • Job type: Contract
  • Location: Bristol
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Date posted: 12/06/2017
  • Job reference: J366117A
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Senior Quantity Surveyor - Track/Rail

3/6 month initial contract

Bristol Based

£350 p/d

Purpose of the role:
Work as part of the commercial team to ensure provision of a professional Quantity Surveying service.


  • Use commercial skills to measure the financial performance of projects against contract targets.
  • Be involved in the appointment and management of large sub contract accounts.
  • Formulation of cost and cash flow forecasts; compilation and agreement of valuations; identification of change, advising on same and preparation of associated quotations and submission and agreement of compensation events.
  • Provide relevant information for preparation of internal and external (CVR) reports to agreed timescales.
  • Preparation and submit where applicable applications for payment, promptly to ensure payment received on time to keep debtor days to a minimum.
  • Keep all relevant records updated on IFS (e.g. payment certificates, retention, contract docs etc).
  • Produce and input all information relevant to the CVR in conjunction with the SQS.


  • As part of the team, ensure commercial performance targets are achieved.
  • Ability to take control of designated tasks and complete them.
  • Ensure project revenues are achieved and all entitlement under the main contract.


  • Qualified Quantity Surveyor or similarly qualified construction professional. (HNC/HND or equivalent).
  • Demonstrable railway or track experience
  • Familiar with ICE NR8 Track amended contract.
  • Familiar with Plain Line work and NR framework agreement
  • Demonstrable experience in Change control and pricing variation
  • IT literate.
  • Experience of price up charge/ variation.
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