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Quantity Surveyor – High End Residential

  • £55,000 - £75,000
  • Main Contractor - Build
  • Hertfordshire

Quantity Surveyors! My client is a growing mid-sized main contractor looking to secure a new Quantity Surveyor. They deliver high end build and refurbishment contracts from their office based just inside the m25 in Hertfordshire, an ideal location for those looking for an office outside of London.

The Company

Our client is a main building contractor who undertakes high end residential works, on singular dwellings, and small multi-unit projects. They have an excellent reputation, in part, through the innovative hands-on approach of the company’s owner.  Recent projects include a residential extension and basement in North London (£2.5m), 3 x new build townhouses in Hertfordshire, and a singular dwelling in St Albans.

The office is based just inside the m25 in Hertfordshire, an ideal location for candidates looking for an office base outside of London.

About the Role:

Our client has released an opportunity for a Quantity Surveyor. You will work alongside another Quantity Surveyor and Managing Director. Duties may include:

  • Sub-contract tendering and procurement
  • Payment of subcontractors, variation orders and assisting in the settlement of final accounts.
  • Monitoring and explaining cost movements.
  • Analyse returned tender and recommend the most commercially viable contractor.
  • Monitor subcontractor cost movements.
  • Undertake monthly cost reports
  • Report on savings and excesses against budget
  • Assist in the forecasting of final accounts
  • Business development, awareness of bringing new work to the business.


  • Experience in working as Quantity Surveyor for a Main Contractor
  • BSc degree or HNC in construction preferred