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Quantity Surveyor

  • £45,000 - £60,000 + Benefits
  • Specialist Sub Contract
  • Kent

Quantity Surveyor

Demolition and general civil engineering

Bromley, South East London

£45,000 – £60,000 + package 

About the company:

Our privately owned client who is based in South East London is a leading name within the demolition and civil engineering industry who undertake projects throughout the South East of England with values ranging from £400k through to £2.5M. Their services include asbestos removal, temporary works, demolition, remediation, earthworks and concrete works and their strong reputation for successfully finishing challenging projects has been built on delivery and trust.

With a low staff turnover, this specialist subcontractor, who also operates as principle contractor on the majority of their projects, rarely recruit and this opportunity has arisen purely due to company expansion. Having worked with this business for several years, I’d would highly recommend them to professionals looking for a polished company that can offer them fantastic career progression opportunities.

About the opportunity:

Due to a healthy order book, my client is recruiting permanently for a Quantity Surveyor to support the Manager in the successful commercial and financial management of projects and tenders within the demolition sector.

As a Quantity Surveyor, you will be responsible for managing costs with an end goal of maximising the project margin and ensure delivery of payment whilst developing future client relationships. Key responsibilities will include assisting in the day to day tasks to provide further commercial support to both project delivery and estimating teams within the company which can be broken down into the following; Assisting in the prompt presentation for all applications for payment and Final Accounts, including all contractual entitlements / assisting in ensuring that all payments are received in accordance with the contract terms, as well as assisting in the preparation and presentation of monthly Cost Value Reconciliations (CVR) and final cost/value forecasts. This opportunity will also encompass procurement, negotiation and the placing of sub-contract orders; which inevitably leads to assisting in the financial and commercial management of sub-contracts through settlement of Final Accounts.

All tasks need a high level detail and pride in presentation, especially when drafting contractual letters/notices to ensure they are presented in accordance with the contract requirements.

About the benefits and rewards:

For this opportunity, we are targeting professionals looking to earn anywhere between £45,000 – £60,000 per annum, however specific remuneration will depend on experience and suitability. Furthermore, there will be a generous package offered in addition to other benefits associated with a large successful company.

Outside of the remuneration, this opportunity is offering fantastic career progression opportunities for the right professional due to the structure of the team.

About the requirements:

In order to be considered for this opportunity, you will need to be degree qualified in Quantity Surveying, Commercial Management or similar. Additionally, you must have a minimum of 5 years post graduate experience and this must have been gained whilst working for a construction or civil engineering contractor / subcontractor in the South East. Experience in demolition is preferable however not essential.

How to apply:

If interested in this opportunity, please send a copy of your CV to laura@cityscapeltd.com or call 01923 750 095 to discuss further on a confidential basis.