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Quantity Surveyor

  • Location: Warrington
  • Salary: £27k - 40k per year + car allowance, pension, negotiable per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 6 days ago

  • Sector: Surveying, Construction, Civil Engineering
  • Contact: Alex Smith
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0161 832 7577
  • Expiry Date: 15 November 2021
  • Job Ref: 394356ASM

Quantity Surveyor - Remote based / office in West Cheshire - Construction / Refurbishment / Extension projects

Job title - Quantity Surveyor

The client - A reputable construction and interior fit out contractor, with a steady trading history of over 30 years and a solid forward order book. Due to continuous growth they are currently recruiting for an experienced Quantity Surveyor to strengthen their Commercial Team. This is a remote / home based role with site /office meetings - the office is in West Cheshire.

Projects - Construction, extension, refurbishment projects.


Liaise with the client / clients, client representative and other 3rd parties on commercial issues, including agreement of additional monies.

Preparing and submitting monthly valuations

Understand and implement the contractual requirements of project documents including the roles and responsibilities of all involved and the notices to record change etc.

Demonstrate a thorough understanding of project(s) contractual and commercial requirements

Weekly site measures & site liaison for records of events

Demonstrate a thorough understanding and competent execution of the monthly reconciled values and updated forecasts

Costing and submitting variations

Keeping all commercial registers up to date

Performing Value management and cost control.

Arranging payments and valuing completed work.

Subcontractor payment review and approval

Candidate Specification

Client facing role - so having client facing experience is essential

Construction project experience (new build, extension and refurbishments)

Degree in Commercial Management / Quantity Surveying/Engineering Discipline or something equivalent

Ability to work in a fast paced environment

Ability to work under pressure

Demonstrable experience of working within a multi-disciplinary environment

Ability to work to tight deadlines

Practical and logical qualities and a methodical way of thinking

A creative and innovative approach to problem-solving

Experience in looking after projects from inception to completion.

An ability to create an efficient cost and contract administration procedures

Effective time management skills

Excellent presentation and communication skills

Salary and package

Quantity Surveyor level £27,000 - £40,000

Company car allowance

Pension with contributions

Home based / office based role with site visits (UK Wide) once a fortnight

Travel expenses

Health care

Please email to apply if you have any questions on 07980 006 436 for a confidential discussion