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Role: Senior Quantity Surveyor

Day Rate: Up to £450 per day (Inside IR35)

Location: Huddersfield, West Yorkshire

Contract Length: 6-month initial contract (likely to be extended)

Situation: The Civils and Infrastructure division at Ford and Stanley are proud to be supporting one of the UK’s largest and most accomplished civil engineering and rail contractors in their search for an experienced Senior Quantity Surveyor, to assist in the successful commercial management of an £800m rail/civils project.

Opportunity: As a key project as part of a wider £2bn framework, this is an opportunity to join the team and make your mark on a flagship scheme that will change the face of the northern rail line. A long-term project which means you could have work well into 2025…

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Provide commercial contact with supply chain partners through pre-contract meetings, contract vetting and input to subcontract documents.
  • Commercial management of subcontractors including processing payments, obtaining final account agreements, and resolving issues by negotiation.
  • Monitor the timely production of cost performance data.
  • Produce and present monthly/quarterly cost reports.
  • Be responsible for the timely production of applications for payments in accordance with the provisions of the contract.
  • Attend and provide input to site commercial meetings.
  • Provide input and support for the production of financial assessments of insurance claims

Key Criteria:

Essential: Experienced Quantity Surveyor from a main contractor background

Essential: Experience working on major projects within the heavy civil engineering and/or rail sectors

Essential: Demonstrable experience managing CVR processes, subcontract management, change etc.

Essential: Able to commute to site in Huddersfield on a daily basis (Monday – Friday)

About Ford & Stanley: Ford & Stanley Group are in the business of people and performance. Our mission is to create one million better workdays through facilitating great recruitment, leadership, and occupational mental fitness. Ford & Stanley Group Ltd is a Disability Confident Committed employer and is committed to a policy of equal opportunities for all opportunity seekers. We shall adhere to such a policy at all times and will review on an on-going basis all aspects of recruitment to avoid unlawful or undesirable discrimination. We will treat everyone equally irrespective of sex, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marital or civil partnership status, age, disability, colour, race, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief or political beliefs and we place an obligation upon all staff to respect and act in accordance with the policy.


    • Job type: Contract
    • Location: Huddersfield
    • Date posted:
    • Pay:£400 - £450

    This opportunity is being managed by:

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    Daniel Priestley-Lowe

    Business Manager

    Email Daniel.priestley-lowe@fordandstanley.com