Quantity Surveyor

Building Careers UK Ltd
£35000 - £45000 per annum + package
15 Apr 2017
15 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is a privately owned limited company established in 1947, with many years' experience in the building and construction industry.

They have been successfully assessed for performance and competence by numerous organisations including Royal Mail, BAE, BT, Her Majesty's Courts, Her Majesty's Prisons, NHS, United Utilities,

Due to an increase in workload they now require an experienced contractor Quantity Surveyor, with a minimum of 5yrs experience

Qualifications, ideally +HNC standard, BSc, IOB, RICS etc

Scope of responsibility / duties:

  • Procurement and Payment of Sub-Contractors & Consultants
  • Adhering to Procurement Schedules and Dates
  • Completion and Raising of Sub-Contract Orders
  • Issuing of Sub-Contract Tender Packages
  • Analysing of Sub-Contract Tenders
  • Monthly Cost v Value Reporting
  • Valuing of Monthly Sub-Contract Applications
  • Issuing the Relevant Contractual Notices
  • Reporting to Clients on Cost Issues as and when Required
  • Submission and Agreement of Monthly Client Valuations
  • Compilation and Agreement of Client Variations.
  • Undertaking Site Measures & Take-Offs
  • Chairing Sub-Contract Post Tender Interviews

Work: largely refurbishment and alteration, new build works, design and build

Typical schemes:

  • Commercial office refit(s), £20k - £3M individually
  • School classrooms extension and alterations, new build, D&B £50k - £3M
  • Court building alteration and refurbishment, £50k - £2.5M
  • University extension and alterations, new build, D&B, DDA adaptations, £30k - £3M
  • Housing facelifts, up to £500k
  • Police Station alteration and refurbishment, up to £1M
  • Post Office alteration and refurbishment, £20k - £1M
  • Industrial Premises refurbishment, D&B, £100k - £2M
  • General Schemes, churches, kennels, equestrian centres etc up to £2.5M

  • Procurement methods: traditional tendering, D&B, Two-Stage Tendering, Partnering Frameworks and Negotiation

    Contracts: Minor Works, JCT Intermediate and Private Form, GC Works, PPC2000, PSPC and NEC

    Qualities: enthusiastic, experienced, commercial, genuine, skilled, tenacious etc

    In return you will receive an excellent rate of pay and overall remuneration package. Should you require any more information please don't hesitate to contact me in confidence: