Quantity Surveyor

Brewster Pratap
£20000 - £50000/annum Car/Car allowance
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Calibrate Engineering Recruitment (part of the Brewster Pratap Recruitment Group) are working with the Manchester based site of a major building and construction company as they look to recruit a Quantity Surveyor into their busy commercial department.

The company are open to receiving applications from both junior Quantity Surveyors and more senior Quantity Surveyors, including those who have recently graduated in a relevant field.

Although the Manchester office will be the base of this role, the position will be site based and include travel in the local area.


The purpose of the position is to provide, maintain and control an effective site Quantity Surveying service in order to maximise the income/ profitability on an individual contract/contracts.

During this role, you would be responsible for:

* Advising the Production Management team with regard to contractual/financial information relating to each project and, in conjunction with the site team, ensuring that the site is profitable;
* Producing all monthly cost and value statements, reconciliations, and forecasts.
* Advising Production Management of any matters associated with monthly costs, projected final cost/values etc. which may have an adverse impact on the financial position/outcome of the project; ensure all necessary financial systems and procedures are in place at commencement of each contract and that they are maintained and operated effectively to protect the companies quantity surveying/financial/commercial interests, with particular regard to records of work carried out and resources used;
* Preparing and submitting monthly applications for payment/valuations and preparing monthly out-turn value forecasts to the client's representative;
* Preparing, submitting and agreeing the final account for individual contract/contracts;
* Developing and maintaining good working relationships with the clients representatives;
* Procuring and administering sub-contractors throughout the projects from the start to the end and maintaining good working relationships;
* Ensuring that the payments to the sub-contractors are made in a timely manner and agreeing sub-contractor final accounts;
* Assisting with the preparation of tenders and checking contractual documentation;
* Administering the execution of collateral warranties when required.


The company are happy to look a wide variety of different experience from just graduated (With BSc in Quantity Surveying) through to more senior and experienced candidates, but do require someone from the building rather than civils industry.


The company can offer a competitive salary and career progression opportunities.

Calibrate Engineering Recruitment is a division of the Brewster Pratap Recruitment Group focusing on the recruitment of talent in engineering, technical and operations jobs in South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire, East Yorkshire, North Yorkshire, Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire. If you are interested in discussing this job in more detail or any other aspect of accountancy and finance recruitment we would really like to hear from you. Please visit our website at (url removed) for more information on engineering Jobs, engineering recruitment, manufacturing Jobs or manufacturing Recruitment