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Quantity Surveyor

  • £55,000 - £70,000 + Generous Package
  • Main Contractor - Build
  • London

Quantity Surveyor

Reading HQ, Berkshire Projects

£55,000 – £70,000 + Generous Package

About the Company.

Our client is relatively new Construction Company, founded by several highly experienced, top tier main contractor background professionals, who have come together to build a company that services clients appropriately, delivering on promises whilst building projects that they are proud of. So far, they have built a strong reputation by undertaking bespoke building projects at all stages from conception, feasibility, and planning through to construction and handover. They specialise in New Build and Refurbishment projects across various sectors of industry with a niche in the residential sector on projects ranging from £1m to £10m. Based in Berkshire our client combines complete project and cost management with innovated and considered design, quality construction and a high level of construction service.

They are founded on the principle of employing the very best people in the industry, all of whom have been responsible for the successful delivery of many high-profile projects in recent years. They also seek to improve the construction environment as a whole and have carried this out through commitment to contribute to the ‘bigger issues’ affecting our industry. The company has enjoyed a vast amount of success since starting out and have quickly doubled their turnover and are set to do again next year. The Directors for this business have a wealth of experience and bring an excellent reputation and proven background of running exceptionally successful businesses and loyal, dedicated teams.

About the Role:

My client are seeking a well-established Quantity Surveyor to bolster and strengthen the commercial department and support on an influx of new projects including a number of new build residential projects in the Berkshire region. This individual will be asked to lead at least one project, reporting into eh Commercial director with complete autonomy on the commercials of their project. You will be working closely with the Commercial Director which will offering excellent exposure to well experienced members of staff and amazing first-hand experience at working at a senior level. A role at this level within this mid-sized, regional business will allow you to gain experience a wide range of projects, from £1m refurbishments up to huge new builds, from low to high spec and from simple to complex.

This amazing opportunity will be best suited to a degree qualified candidate with several solid years’ experience gained at QS level in a mid-size, regional main contractor, or someone who is looking for a step up into a Senior / Management position. The successful candidate will have a solid understanding of the QS role and should be able to manage small jobs as a number 1.

About the benefits / rewards:

Our client support, develop and understand their employees. They offer employee stability through permanent long-term employment and stable working environment. You will be well rewarded for your hard work with a remuneration package that will correspond to the individuals experience and skills. The guideline basic salary is £55,000 – £70,000 (Negotiable), however this will be dependent upon the specific skills and experience of each individual and is not written in stone.


Experience of working as a QS within a main contractor is essential, ideally having spent over 3 years with a well-established MC in a Quantity Surveying role. The perfect candidate will be degree qualified and will have experience of residential projects, although this is not essential. The successful candidate for this role must be trustworthy, reliable, conscientious and keen to progress their career further. You will also have to be a highly motivated individual and a strong team player. A consistent employment record is essential with at least two years at each employer.

Please send your application including your CV to Alexw , or call 01923 750 095