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Quantity Surveyor

  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: £35k - 57k per year + car, pension, negotiable per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Construction
  • Contact: Alex Smith
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0161 832 7577
  • Expiry Date: 29 December 2021
  • Job Ref: 394549ASM

Quantity Surveyor - Groundworks & Civil Engineering - Manchester - £35 - £57k plus package (depending on experience) - call me for more information 07980 006 436 - email to apply

My client are a medium sized civil engineering and groundworks contractor based in the Greater Manchester area. Typical projects for this contractor consist of groundwork projects, demolition, remediation, muck shift and general civil engineering projects.

This is an split office and site based role. The office is in Greater Manchester and the sites are in the North West area (Manchester / Lancashire and Liverpool) areas.

Candidate essentials

Subcontracting groundworks background (must have ran a groundworks projects from inception to final account). ESSENTIAL: Must have previously worked for a groundworks subcontractor – essential

Must have ran complex civil engineering and groundworks jobs as a lead quantity surveyor

Must have experience working in a fast paced civil engineering environment

Must have ran several civil engineering projects simultaneously in a previous role

Good Excel Knowledge

Compiled and administered NEC subcontract contracts previously


Identifying, analysing and developing responses to commercial risks

Undertaking costs analysis

Providing advice on contractual claims

Assisting in establishing a clients requirements and undertaking feasibility studies

Performing risk and value management and cost control

Advising on procurement strategy

Preparing and analysing costing for tenders

Allocating work to subcontractors


£35,000 -£50,000 (depending on experience) please note they are open to seeing assistant level candidates who have ran own projects too

Car Allowance

Pension plus contributions


To apply please email

If you want more information please ring on 07980 006 436

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Alexandra Smith at AndersElite is a specialist civil engineering and building recruitment consultant.