Senior QS (Water) – Exeter

  • Devon
  • Permanent / Full Time
£55000 - £65000 per year plus package
Job ref: 539172

We’re working with a well known and reputable contractor looking for a Senior QS to join the team based in the Devon & Cornwall region on planned capital projects

This is an exciting time for the business unit due to a significant amount of work they are involved in continuing over the next 5 years+. In fact, there as never been a better time to consider a move!


As a Senior QS, you’ll be reporting to the Commercial Manager working on our South West Water framework to be responsible to oversee the commercial delivery of medium sized projects – typically up up to £5M or one large scheme (£10M+)  
Your day to day will include:

  • Safe delivery and management of projects to time, cost and quality
  • Monitoring and periodic review of project commercial performance, forecasting and budget control
  • Liaison with key members of the client organisation to ensure relationships are maintained and service requirements
  • Project design liaison, review and updating with designers
  • Continual assessment of resource including supply chain to ensure optimal capability to meet service requirements
  • Monitoring compliance with contract processes and procedures to ensure people are put to work safely

What are we looking for?

This role of a Senior QS would be ideal if you have the following: 

  • Good knowledge of NEC forms of contract 
  • Professional membership of recognised institute e.g. RICS (desirable)
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft packages e.g. Excel, Word & PowerPoint
  • Water industry experience desirable 

Transferable skills are always welcome so even if you don’t tick every box, please apply and we can have a chat

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