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Senior Quantity Surveyor – Fit Out / New Build

  • Fixed Term Contract - £300 - £350 per day
  • Main Contractor - Build
  • Cambridgeshire

Senior Quantity Surveyor – Fit Out / New Build

Fixed Term Contract – £300 – £350 per day



About the Company:


This privately owned mid-size, high spec main contractor are part of an up and coming wave of companies that have found excellent success in niche areas of the industry, offering clients industry expertise, professional solutions, and most importantly – results. They mainly work across residential and commercial projects up to £40m, ranging across build, major structural alterations and fit out projects, from brand new, massive super prime residencies, to high spec Cat A & B office fit outs. This business pride themselves on the quality of their work, and this is show by the list of blue chip and wealthy private clients with whom they do repeat business. The founder and board of directors are all industry experts, having come together to start this business from director level roles across top tier main contractors. They stay hands on within the business, having a strong input into all live projects giving this company a very tight knit, family feel.


The recruitment process for this business is one of meticulous detail, as they only look to take on the very best the industry has to offer. If you’re interested in making a move to fast moving, growing, new age main contractor, this business could be the right move.


About the Role:


My client are currently looking for time served Lead Quantity Surveyor for their fit out and refurbishment division for immediate placement on a £2m fast track commercial fit out project featuring new Build elements in Cambridge, with following projects in and around the London and Cambs area covering various industry sectors, with focus on high end commercial fit out.  This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a well-established, up and coming main contractor on high spec projects industry leaders providing fantastic career opportunities. This role would suit somebody with the desire to achieve results by hard work and who wish to participate in the future of one of the most progressive organizations. The working environment is very friendly and enjoyable to be a part of which is reflected in the remarkably low staff turnover.   Your role will include but not be limited to:


  • price/forecast the cost of the different materials needed for the project
  • prepare tender documents, contracts, budgets, bills of quantities and other documentation
  • track changes to the design and/or construction work and adjusting budget projections accordingly
  • procure or agree the services of contractors and/or subcontractors who work on the construction of the project
  • measure and value the work done on site
  • pay subcontractors
  • liaise with the client and other construction professionals, such as site managers, project managers and site engineers
  • select and/or source construction materials
  • write reports


About the benefits / rewards:

This fixed term contract will serve as a trial period for the business. You will be well rewarded for your hard work with healthy day rate that will correspond to the individuals experience and skills.  The guideline is £300 – £350pd.



Experience of working on similar projects for a solid period is essential. Candidates will already have Surveying experience with a leading main contractor on fit out & refurbishment projects.  Most importantly the 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.


To apply please contact Alex  or call 01923750095