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Quantity Surveyor

We are looking for a Quantity Surveyor

We are looking for a Quantity Surveyor with a minimum of three years post graduate or relevant workplace experience to join our cost management consultancy.

We work in union with both Clients and Contractors to deliver a high-quality service at all stages of their construction projects.

You will need to have excellent communication skills working on a day-to-day basis with the Management team. You will have a good technical and financial understanding of construction projects and exceptional client facing skills.

As an experienced Quantity Surveyor, you will be tasked in the administration of several projects at various stages. Your previous industry experience will ensure that all schemes are delivered within agreed timeframes and budgets under the guidance of the Senior Management team.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Take offs and measuring
  • Produce Bills of Quantities/ pricing documents
  • Prepare and issue tender documentation
  • Compile cost estimates / cost plans
  • Track and complete procurement process
  • Compile letters of intent / appointment
  • Prepare contract documents
  • Undertake monthly reporting
  • Production of cash flow forecasts
  • Undertake valuations & assess variations
  • Analyse post contract & cost control monitoring
  • Prepare final accounts (both client and contractor side)
  • Attend pre-contract and post-contract meetings

The Person

  • A degree/HNC/D or work experience related to Quantity Surveying
  • Minimum of 3 years Quantity Surveying experience
  • Excellent communication and verbal skills
  • Happy to work in both site and office locations
  • Works well with others and ability to work independently
  • Self motivated to achieve work and personal deadlines


  • Full UK clean driving licence
  • Own fully insured vehicle suitable to carry out your day-to-day operations
  • Willing to travel within UK
  • A valid CSCS certificate (Desirable)
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Competent in the use of Microsoft office suite
  • Competent with CAD / Measurement software
  • Competent with administering JCT Suite of contracts
  • Knowledge of NEC contracts
  • Knowledge of costX estimating/measuring software

On Offer

  • Salary £32,000 to £40,000 (depending on level of experience)
  • 25 days holiday + Pension + Private healthcare
  • Free onsite parking
  • Flexible working
  • Opportunity for progression
  • Personal development training
  • Social events
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