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Freelance Quantity Surveyor

  • £350 a day - £450 a day
  • Civil Engineering
  • Bristol

About the company

My client is a Tier One Main Contractor who is multi-disciplined within several aspects of civil Engineering & infrastructure. They have a huge presence all over the UK working on landmark projects that range in value from £10M – £120M. Company values are also extremely important, they believe in respect, teamwork, excellence, and integrity as well as a few others. My client has been trading for over 80 years and is currently going through the busiest period the companies have ever had. Despite going through such a busy patch, they are not staying stagnant and will continue to grow as an organisation. The types of works they covered involve water infrastructure, highways infrastructure & bridge infrastructure.

About the opportunity

Due to the company continuing to win work, there is a need for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to work on a £30M recycling centre project. You will be responsible for managing costs to make as much profit as possible for the company on the projects you will be working on and ensuring delivery of payment whilst developing client relationships. You will be overseeing and managing sub-contractors as well as managing a team of Quantity Surveyors. The successful individual will be involved in viewing and evaluating payments including site measurements as necessary) and will undertake general surveying of projects as required including reviewing and pricing variations and preparing valuations with Project Managers. The types of packages you will be managing will be groundworks.

Benefits and rewards

You will be given a competitive day rate which can range between £350 a day – £450 a day.


  • You must have experience working for a UK-based Civil Engineering contractor.
  • Need experience in change Management under the NEC
  • Proficient with measurement and pricing of CE’s