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Quantity Surveyor

  • £55,000 - £80,000 + Benefits
  • Specialist Sub Contract
  • Grays

Quantity Surveyor (6 – 10 years post graduate experience)

Demolition – experience essential

Essex – Projects throughout the UK

£55,000 – £80,000 + package

About the Company:

Our privately owned client who has been established for over 50 years, is a specialist subcontractor operating throughout the UK, who work with a variety of residential, commercial and industrial businesses. Over the years, they have developed into a multi-functional group which successfully covers a number of sectors however the core functions of their business includes demolition, strip out, asbestos, remediation, environmental & recycling. Current turnover for the business stands at £45M and packages range in value up to £10M.

Having worked closely with this business for over 6 years, I would highly recommend them to anyone looking for a polished company that can offer them the opportunity to work on complex schemes and fantastic career development prospects.

About the opportunity:

Due to a healthy order book and company expansion, there is need for a Quantity Surveyor to support the Commercial Director in the successful commercial and financial management of projects and tenders within the demolition and civil engineering sector.

As a Quantity Surveyor, you will assist in 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 of 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 £55,000 – £80,000 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 6 years post graduate experience and have expertise of working on demolition packages in the UK.

How to apply:

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