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Quantity Surveyor

  • Location: Buckinghamshire
  • Salary: £300 - 400 per day
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 3 months ago

  • Sector: Surveying, Construction, Civil Engineering
  • Contact: Harry Sharrard
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0121 200 5520
  • Expiry Date: 22 December 2023
  • Job Ref: 405238HS1

Job Title: Quantity Surveyor
Location: Buckingham
Rate: £300-400p/d Inside Scope
Duration: 12-18 months (temp to perm potential).

Anderselite are looking to recruit a Quantity Surveyor on behalf of a tier one contractor in Buckingham. The successful post-holder will be responsible for assisting with the control of costs, maximising value, minimising future liabilities and maintaining the required standard of quality and safety on a range of contracts

Key Responsibilities:

· Manage the commercial resources (finance) of the assigned project (or section) to maximise planned gross margin through the placement and control of contracts and subcontracts

· Provide commercial expertise to contracts, to include the production and submission of valuations, claims, budget monitoring, and contract/workstream performance data

· Assess, review and mitigate commercial and contractual risks and implement Kier Groups policies for risk management

· Support the authorisation and submission of project variations. To authorise the placement of contracts, subcontracts, material and plant orders

· Maximise cash flow through the control, measurement (including quality) and valuation of work, and the invoicing of customers and payment of suppliers

· Value work executed by sub-contractors and certify interim and final payments.

Key Skills and Qualifications:

· Holds the relevant qualifications (Degree or HNC in Quantity Surveying desirable)

· Experience within a similar role in the Construction/Highways Industry

· Experience working within a Tier 1 Main Contractor preferred

· Confident IT skills, proficient in the use of MS Office in particular Excel

· Excellent Communication skills both written and verbally

· Must be an excellent organiser with proven time management skills

· Must be flexible in hours of work and travel

Please contact Harry Sharrard at Anderselite for more information, via linkedin,