Quantity surveyor

Ref: VAC-303953
  • Salary: £45,000 + car or allowance + fuel card
  • Region: Manchester
  • Industry: Construction
  • Employment Type: Permanent


Job Description

Quantity surveyor
General construction
£35k – £45k + Car or Allowance + fuel card

The Company

My client has established itself as an international contractor working on the most prestigious projects across the UK and abroad. My client is looking for an experience QS who has experience in high rise residential, education or healthcare.

Due to growth and tender wins for the business, this company are looking to expand their current workforce permanently with the recruitment of a Quantity surveyor.

The Role

Reporting to the Commercial manager, your role will include the following:
” Carry out full surveying duties on individual contracts as and when required.
” Assist Commercial Manager in advising on commercial risk / opportunities within projects at tender / bid stage.
” Ensure that company’s policies and procedures are adhered to.
” Assist in the preparation of monthly management accounts and reporting thereon.
” Assist with the control of claims preparations and negotiations.
” Provide assistance and advice to project teams on contractual, financial and commercial issues.
” Assist in the preparation of monthly CVR and quarterly reviews and ensure same are produced to the company standard.
” Monitor/oversee subcontract procurement.
” Oversee subcontract accounts, payments.
” Monitor cash flow ensuring timely valuations, certification and payment.
” Ensure optimum profit margin.
” Ensure timely settlement of final accounts.
” Over seeing up to 2-3 sites at any one time.

To be a successful Quantity surveyor within this role, you will have a strong background in Gneral construction projects.

To qualify for this position the successful Quantity surveyor must possess the following:

” Ideally you will have gained a degree in Quantity Surveying/Commercial Management or relevant experience
” You should have a proven track record working on Healthcare, education or high rise residential
” The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5 years’ experience.
” You will have excellent attention to detail, have a good positive attitude & be self-driven to contribute effectively to this pro-active team

The Important Details

This is an excellent opportunity to secure a permanent position within a leading construction business in your local Manchester area. As a Quantity surveyor you will be offered a competitive salary between £35,000 and £45,000 plus a car allowance + Fuel card + 26 days holiday.

For further details or to apply for this position please forward an up to date CV, highlighting suitable experience or call Dominic Kendal on 01925 748 320 for more information.