Construction, Architecture & Design

Senior Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Senior Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
REF: 127519
Contact Details: Matt Shortt (DEL)
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 month ago
This local main contractor are a forward-thinking progressive business that focus heavily on people, culture and the well-being of their staff. Ensuring a long term fit to business values is vital. Their projects portfolio has been in the multi-story high rise and mixed-use development sector with current projects up to $100M. Their strategy is to continue to grow aggressively and compete within the sectors they have a reputation and track records of delivering to.

Due to another secured project, they are now at point where they want to secure the talent of a Project Senior QS with experience particularly in high rise apartment developments. 

The key focus of the role will be to:
  • Variations, progress claims and invoicing
  • Contract administration
  • Negotiating with suppliers and sub-contractors
  • Tender evaluations
  • Site Health and Safety
Background for this role will involve:​​​​​
  • 10+ years of NZ quantity surveying experience on commercial projects involving being a lead QS on $40M+ projects
  • Tertiary qualified with either a Diploma or degree in quantity surveying
  • Attention to detail with a thorough approach
  • Strong numeracy skills
  • Supplier negotiation skills
  • A flexible and co-operative attitude with a willingness to learn
  • High level of communication skills
  • Sound computer-based systems knowledge
Remuneration: $150K - $170K pending experience.

For further information, please call Matt Shortt on 027 5544064 or email your details to

REF 127159