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Senior Quantity Surveyor
Oxford (Contract)
£400 - £500 / Hour
Senior Quantity Surveyor - Oxford
Net Temps are currently recruiting for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to begin work with a leading construction client based in the Luton & Oxford areas.

Our client is looking for a QS to manage 2 sites, splitting time between the 2 locations of Bicester and Wantage. Preferred NEC3 experience, Power & Civils projects, managing subcontract accounts and previously worked for a main contractor.

To support the QS team in order to accurately value the works undertaken by the operational teams and, where necessary, gather and provide records to substantiate cost and lead projects under the guidance of the principle QS.


* The varied work load includes new-builds; extensions; refurbishments.
* To assist in the daily commercial and contractual aspects of the contracts managed by the operational team
* Financial monitoring and reporting of projects assigned
* Defining and establishing suitable construction contracts with clients to suit procurement needs
* Preparation of financial statements in respect to projects assigned
* Ensuring proper administration of the Contract requirements
* Assist with completion of account
* Gather and collate records of all work done
* Undertake payment authorisation of subcontractors
* Ensure prompt submission of invoices and applications for payment
* To assist in the Business Development process in producing information for PQQs and Tenders in relation to the project deliverable to the client and the project deliverable requirement to the business
* Develop the team though training and mentoring
* Be responsible for junior quantity surveying staff in respect of:- Timekeeping; technical training requirements; development; resourcing; performance reviews
* Contribute to the formulation of the monthly financial reports, both internal management accounts and external applications for payment


* HNC or equivalent in Quantity Surveying
* Degree advantageous
* Clean driving Licence
* Experienced in QS roles with a solid employment history and a track record in change management


* Develop the team though training and mentoring


* Proven track record to demonstrate skills and qualifications
* Experience of working in a multi-disciplinary environment
* Experience in the preparation of the interim and final accounts
* Experience in target cost contract or similar
* Experience with construction contracts
* Experience in people-management


The projects are 6-12 months with more to be secured in the next 3-4 months. Temp-perm potentially.


£400 - £550 per day

If you are interested in this role please apply through the advert with a current CV or please call Ellie at our Nottingham head office on (Apply online only)

“Net Temps is advertising this vacancy in its capacity as an Employment Business.

Net Temps supplies both temporary and permanent labour to the Construction, Engineering and Allied industries throughout the UK.

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Please note, due to the high volume of applicants only those who are successful will be contacted. Net Temp is an equal opportunities employer.”