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Quantity Surveyor - Freelance

  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: £300 - 350 per day per day
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 27 days ago

  • Sector: Construction, Civil Engineering
  • Contact: Alex Smith
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0161 832 7577
  • Expiry Date: 07 December 2021
  • Job Ref: 394703ASM

Freelance Quantity Surveyor – Manchester – Fibre Networks / Utilities Projects – up to £350 per day

My client is based in the Northwest of England and are dedicated to driving change across the area. They partner with Internet Service Providers to optimise the UK’s fibre network.

They are looking for a Freelance Quantity Surveyor to work on fibre framework projects throughout the Northwest. Experience working with NEC forms of contract and multiple contracts is desirable for this role.

The role of the Quantity Surveyor is an important part of the Build delivery team. The Quantity Surveyor will take full responsibility for the commercial administration of multiple contracts for the company.


All commercial activities including subcontractor tendering, cost analysis and reconciliation of invoices.
The production of CVR reports for the projects monthly during the whole life cycle of the project.
Producing monthly reports to the business on key performance indicators on for cost & sales, cost analysis and common trends.
The costing of variations through the project life cycle.
Subcontractor contract and cost analysis.
Ensuring project works/sites are built within budget without quality being compromised and conducting where possible post implementation reviews with the project teams to maximise any commercial opportunities.
Keeping work in progress to a minimum by ensuring invoicing is up to date.
You will act as a focal point for data requests under the contract and will set up a system for collating data and analysing trends managing expectations and maximising opportunities that may arise.
The day-to-day Management of commercial and contract activities.
Commercial forecasting and reporting, including maintaining the risk register.
Using the contract appropriately to satisfy entitlements and minimise risk exposure.
The candidate:

Minimum of 5 years’ experience working within a commercial / construction environment
Higher level qualification in relevant field
Excellent commercial acumen
Experience working with NEC forms of contract
Experience as a Project running Quantity Surveyor
Excellent communication skills and attention to detail
Good negotiation skills
Experience engaging with suppliers and clients and being able to build and manage existing client relationships
Experience managing subcontractors
RICS Qualified is essential
Extensive knowledge in estimating the cost of construction projects and working with contractors to provide cost effective plans
If you want to apply please email me an up to date copy of your cv

If you require more information please ring me on 07980 006 436