Senior Quantity Surveyor - North East


The Opportunity

Based onsite with a key BakerHicks client, this Procurement & Contract Manager will manage the procurement and contract administration function on this project which involves supply chain development, procurement strategy, tendering and evaluation, negotiation and contract management. The role also includes an input to main contract T&C reviews.

You will have extensive experience in the procurement and contract management/administration of goods and services in the construction industry and will be a key member of the project delivery team for a range of challenging projects of significant scale and complexity.
Experience in regulated process sectors would be an advantage.

You will be familiar with standard Forms of Contract (NEC4) used in the UK and Europe and may be required to provide advice and guidance to others in the way in which the Contracts are to be administered.

Your home office will be Manchester, however you will be based onsite in County Durham (3-4 days per week hybrid working), so will ideally reside in the general surrounding areas.

Key Objectives

  • To administer the process of procuring equipment, contracts, subcontracts and services for the Companies projects. Particular experience in both M&E and Process Engineering Construction Packages
  • To work closely with project teams and customers delivering a service to fully meet their requirements and develop repeat work through excellent performance and quality.
  • To assist the review of main contracts (between BakerHicks and our customers) and provide advice to project teams.
  • To administer contracts both on behalf of the Company and our Clients including payments, variations, expediting and forecasting
  • To provide Cost and Commercial reporting



  • NEC4 contracts experience – required
  • Extensive experience as a procurement / contracts manager in the construction or related industries – required
  • Member of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors with relevant experience – preferable
  • EPCM experience – preferable
  • You are willing and able to travel to the client site 3-4 days per week.


About BakerHicks

We’ve been innovating in design, engineering and project delivery since 1957 and operate from 14 locations for a truly European reach. For more about our company story, see: About | BakerHicks. 

BakerHicks. A Morgan Sindall Group company. 



Whatever your discipline, you’ll be alongside some of the most talented people in the industry. Our network of offices are appealing, friendly and inclusive spaces, easily accessible by car or public transport. And our salary and benefits packages are some of the best in the industry. What you get will depend on what you do, with individual performance-related rewards also on offer in addition to: 

  • Company car or cash allowance 
  • Up to 6% matched contributory pension plan 
  • Life assurance scheme 
  • 25 days annual leave plus ability to buy additional leave 
  • Discount scheme (including gym membership, mobile phones etc) 
  • Flexible/ hybrid working 
  • Family friendly policies 
  • Employee assistance 
  • Professional development 


BakerHicks is an equal opportunity employer. We care about creating an inclusive atmosphere and are committed to promoting diversity and inclusion throughout.   

BakerHicks is an inclusive organisation welcoming talent from all backgrounds. Applicants are assessed on the basis of personal merit and qualifications. 

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