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Quantity Surveyor: Leading Building Envelope Contractor

  • £50,000 - £60,000
  • Specialist Sub Contract
  • Manchester

About the Employer:

Our client is a UK leading specialist building envelope contractor, a single source supplier, providing complete solutions from design and planning to manufacture and installation. With a recent turnover of £130m our client has successfully delivered projects with contracts ranging from £1m to £30m in value, across multiple sectors of industry including; Residential, Commercial, Crossrail, Stadiums and Airports for a portfolio of Tier 1 Main Contract clients including; Laing O’Rourke, Costain and Sir Robert McAlpine & Mace. This company is notably part of a well-established and highly respected construction group, with sister companies specialising in interior and exterior construction solutions.

About the Opportunity:

Due to continuous growth and with a flagship project in Manchester due to start in 2020 our client is looking to strengthen their commercial team by recruiting for both experienced and up and coming Quantity Surveyors.

There are looking for degree educated professionals and are open to candidates with 2 or more years’ experience from either Main or Sub-Contract backgrounds

  • Preparing tender and contract documents inclusive of bespoke written scope of works
  • Performing risk and value management and cost control
  • Work closely with the Procurement team
  • Identifying, analysing and developing responses to commercial risks
  • Be prepared to run multiple jobs at one time
  • Cost Report Valuations
  • Pricing and Submitting Variations
  • Make site visits where necessary
  • Reporting directly to the Commercial Manager
  • Preparing and settling final accounts

Salary/ Benefits

Depending on level of experience and skill salary will be in the region of £50,000 to £60,000 + Company Package. The company offers a fantastic working environment and will provide the opportunity to progress your career through excellent guidance, support and training.



Our client is looking at Quantity Surveyors who have previous experience working in the construction industry in a similar role. You must be able to demonstrate the ability to work under your own initiative as well as within a team and you must have previous envelope experience.