Assignment Detail

Interim Senior Quantity Surveyor

Location: South East - Oxfordshire

Type: Interim

Job Ref: SW1242a

Closing Date: Closed

Job Description

Ref                         SW1242a

Role                       Interim Senior Quantity Surveyor

Location                Oxfordshire

Duration                6 Months

Rate                       On application


We are seeking a skilled, reliable, efficient Senior Quantity Surveyor to join a growing construction department.  The successful candidate will be required to estimate costs of construction projects, work with contractors, our design team, builders and architects to provide the most cost-effective plans that meet high standards of quality.  The post holder will require strong organisational and communication skills to manage and direct development plans.

Key responsibilities

  • Review architectural plans and prepare quantity needs

  • Estimate quantity and costs of materials

  • Prepare contracts and documents

  • Set budgets for payments, inventory needs and materials

  • Analyse costs for maintenance and additional building needs

  • Negotiate with contractors and sub-contractors

  • Act as a liaison between clients, site managers and engineers

  • Keep track of construction materials and inventory


  • You must be proficient in computer skills and Microsoft Office Suite

  • You must have a strong aptitude for numbers, spreadsheets and financial reports

  • Experienced at compiling and following strict budgets, strong estimating and financial analysis skills

  • Must have a Bachelor’s degree in quantity surveying, construction engineering, management or related field and membership affiliation to the relevant bodies, with 5-10 years of general construction estimating experience, financial experience, construction experience or related field.

Please apply with current CV and rate details quoting REF SW1242a.

Please note that all suitable applicants will be notified within 21 days


Day rate on application

Macallam Interim Resourcing
Head Office
55 Grove Road
North Yorkshire

+44 (0)7702 630536


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