Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: DIBA2301_1548261092
Contact Name: Dexter Ifill
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 23, 2019 16:31

Job Description

Quantity Surveyor

Quantity Surveyor | Bristol | Contractor

I have a Quantity Surveyor opening with an established main contractor who have been building in the UK for over 100 years. This company deliver projects within the private and public sectors across a variety of build sectors and have built an exceptional reputation within the construction industry.

This is a company who are committed to developing their workforce, achieved by providing continued learning and development opportunities within an innovative and creative work environment.

The successful Quantity Surveyor will be based in the Bristol area with a view to provide commercial support on a wide range of construction projects with values typically ranging between £10 - £35m.

Initially, the successful Quantity Surveyor will be based on a £30m University project with the view to move on to another local project after completion.

Duties and responsibilities for this Quantity Surveyor position:

  • Prepare tender and contract documents, including bills of quantities
  • Undertake cost analysis for repair and maintenance project work
  • Assist in establishing client's requirements and undertake feasibility studies
  • Perform risk, value management and cost control
  • Identify, analyse and develop responses to commercial risks
  • Prepare and analyse costings for tenders
  • Allocate work to subcontractors
  • Analyse outcomes and write detailed financial reports
  • Value completed work and arrange payments
  • Maintain awareness of the different building contracts in current use
  • Understand the implications of health and safety regulations.
  • Assisting in the production of Final Accounts

Requirements for this Quantity Surveyor position:

  • A relevant degree or working towards MRICS or equivalent professional level.
  • A proven track record working for a large main contractor in the construction industry.
  • Experience working on new build projects with values exceeding £10m.
  • Previous experience working on a new build university project will be advantageous.
  • Confident and experienced in the use of Microsoft Excel & Microsoft Word.
  • Experience of working with BIM and computer aided measurement tools.
  • Must have an in-depth knowledge of preparing valuations, variations and final accounts, cost monitoring and managing sub-contract accounts.
  • Previous experience running your own projects will be preferred.

Renumeration for thisQuantity Surveyor position:

  • £50,000 - £55,000 per annum
  • Competitive benefits package

How to apply for this Quantity Surveyor position:

If you are interested in this Quantity Surveyor position then please apply via this job board or alternatively you can send an up to date CV to Dexter Ifill on or call me on 0118 9522 240.

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Quantity Surveyor | Bristol | Contractor

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