Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + H/C, Pension, Professional Membership
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JR688091_1607817216
Contact Name: Joe Raymond
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 12, 2020 23:53

Job Description

Quantity Surveyor

Central London

Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per annum + Healthcare, pension, professional membership

Job Ref: JR688091

A specialist data centre construction consultancy offering clients Cost and Project Management solutions through delivery of high-profile data centres throughout the UK is actively seeking a Quantity Surveyor to join the business to work on Data Centre projects across the UK.

This position is ideal for a career-oriented individual looking to grow with this fairly new, yet already thriving consultancy as they rapidly expand into the market. This PM & Cost consultancy practice was set up by two leading figures in the data centre construction sector, backed with substantial capital. Despite being a relatively new set up, the company achieved target turnover in its first and second years and it on course to exceed target turnover in its third year.

This presents a perfect opportunity for any Quantity Surveyor looking for genuine scope for progression in his/her career through organic growth as the business continues to grow. If you are an Assistant, Junior, or Intermediate level Quantity Surveyor then this is a fantastic opportunity to progress your career.

What the job of the Quantity Surveyor will involve

The Quantity Surveyor will:

  • Be responsible for cost controlling costs on all projects and ensuring budgets are achieved.
  • Be tasked with managing and forecasting the Cash flow of a series of projects.
  • Be responsible for valuation and cost control of the building services, sometimes involved in negotiation of contract sum, complete with preparation and negotiation of financial impact on base build works and preliminary costs
  • Perform cost planning through to production of tender pricing schedules, produce a pricing schedule, pre-tender estimate and tender analysis
  • All other general Quantity Surveying responsibilities as required

The Requirements of the Quantity Surveyor

The ideal Quantity Surveyor should:

  • Have a minimum of 4 years' experience working as a Quantity Surveyor within UK construction
  • Have experience in technical/heavy projects. Recent mission critical project experience is a plus - experience gained on data centre, pharmaceutical labs, clean rooms, manufacturing plants / heavy industrial, or hospital construction projects
  • Recent experience working with JCT form of contract would be ideal
    Recent experience in 2-stage tendering would be ideal
  • Quantity Surveyors from both contractor and consultancy are welcome to apply

To apply for the position of Quantity Surveyor, or to find out what other opportunities we can offer in the data centre construction sector, please call Joe on 01189 522 240 or email a copy of your CV to Joe on

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