Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Crawley, West Sussex
Salary: £55000 - £57000 per annum + car, pension, healthcare
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BH1303_1552576459
Contact Name: Benjamin Howells
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 14, 2019 15:14

Job Description

Quantity Surveyor

Quantity Surveyor | Surrey | Tier 1 Contractor

I am looking for an experienced Quantity Surveyor to work for a leading tier 1 contractor that deliver projects across all the major build sectors; however, the bulk of their work is currently within education, healthcare and leisure sectors with values ranging between £5m-£50m.

This established contractor has been trading for almost a decade and have an outstanding reputation within the construction industry. They are one the UK's market leading main contractors, employing over 20,000 staff and have over 400 projects on site across the country.

The ideal Quantity Surveyor should be able to demonstrate an in-depth knowledge of a Quantity Surveyor role and must have a proven track record of managing and delivering Quantity Surveying services from inception to completion on construction projects, in a client facing as well as technical role.

Key Responsibilities

  • Manage the commercial resources of the assigned project 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, budgets, monitoring, and contract/workstream performance data
  • Assess, review and mitigate commercial and contractual risks and implement policies for risk management
  • Support the authorisation and submission of project variations. To authorise the placement of contracts, material and plant orders
  • Ensure cash flow is maximised through the control, measurement (including quality) and valuation of work, and the invoicing of customers and payment of suppliers

Requirements for this Quantity Surveyor position:

  • Hold the relevant qualifications (degree or HNC in Quantity Surveying desirable)
  • Ideally experienced working for large main contractors
  • Recently experience working under the JCT form of contract is essential.
  • Experience delivering healthcare, education and leisure projects would be advantageous
  • Its essential you are a well-presented Quantity Surveyor with strong communicative skills.
  • We are looking for personable team players!

Remuneration for this Quantity Surveyor position:

  • £57,000 per annum.
  • Company car
  • Healthcare
  • Fast tracked career development.
  • Company matched pension
  • Other flexible benefits

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 Benjamin Howells on or call me on 0118 9522 240.

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Quantity Surveyor | Surrey | Tier 1 Contractor