Quantity Surveyor

Search Consultancy
08 Feb 2017
08 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Top 10 Main Contractor - Quantity Surveyor

Search are currently recruiting an experienced, self starting Quantity Surveyor to join a + £100 Million main contractor out of there Manchester office. This opportunity will see you work on a £120 Million Luxury High-Rise Apartment Block in the heart of Manchester and give you the chance to put your stamp on the every changing skyline of the city centre.

Key Responsibilities:

* Preparation of tender documents and procurement of subcontract packages, including
production of bills of quantities as necessary
* Report on tender submissions
* Preparation of subcontract documentation
* Carry out take offs for material procurement
* Assisting in Sub-contract negotiation and letting
* Site measurement including material and waste records
* Manage and value variations
* Preparation and issue of contractual notices to sub-contractors
* Agreement and certification of sub-contractors interim valuations and final accounts
* Administration of subcontract works in accordance with company procedures
* Assist Senior QS in project forecasting and reporting
* Cost and cash management reporting of subcontract works
* Support to Senior QS in development of junior members of the project team

Skills & Knowledge

* Ideally educated to degree level, with 3 to 5 years post qualification experience
* Experience in construction sector from Main Contractor background - high rise experience
desirable but not essential
* Experience in subcontract procurement and management
* Knowledge of JCT Contracts
* Needs to be confident and a strong team player
* Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to communicate across project team at all levels
* IT literate
* Understanding of design development process
* Ideally will have strong negotiation and problem solving skills


* Basic salary up-to £40,000
* Car Allowance up-to £5,000
* Discretionary Bonus
* Travel/mileage Allowance
* Company Pension

For more information on this or any role please contact Sean Collard at Search or click apply and receive a telephone call to discuss

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.