Quantity Surveyor (Contractor/Developer)

Senior or Quantity Surveyor – Contractor / Developer

Salary – Up to £65,000 + Car Allowance & Package

Location: North West London Outskirts


About the Company:

Established in 1982, our client has pursued a carefully planned strategic growth to arrive at their current position as a widely recognised and highly successful constructor of social housing throughout London and the South East. They are the Strategic Partner of eight Housing Associations and achieved the Investors in People standard at our first attempt in 2005. They have also been successful with ISO 9001 and 14001 accreditation, which they were assessed for in November 2010.


About the Role:

Our client is both a private developer and a specialist HA contractor who has had solid and uncompromised success over the last 4 years and is looking to continue this growth and development by adding to an already thriving team. My client has gone from a £20m turnover operation to a £60m turnover operation, and boasts roughly 100 members of staff with projects covering all quadrants of London and the Home Counties ranging from a collection of large 4 bedroom family homes in Surrey to a block of apartments in North West London. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Sub-contract tendering and procurement to meet required deadlines
  • Provide a detailed prelims cost budget and share with Site Manager at the appropriate time.
  • Payment of subcontractors, variation orders and settlement of final accounts.
  • Monitoring and explaining cost movements.
  • Monitor and explain subcontractor cost movements.
  • Responsible for subcontractor payments, variation orders and day works and settlement of final accounts.
  • Undertake monthly cost reports and estimate future likely cost expenditure.
  • Report on savings and excesses against budget costs to the Director.
  • Forecast final accounts.
  • Monitor, reconcile and recharge any costs, which relate to shared cost items with either other businesses within the Group or external Companies.


Candidate Requirements:

  • At least 3 years of QS based experience in a residential main contractor
  • Ideally strong experience within a H.A. environment


About the Benefits and Reward:

  • The base package is up to £65,000 (depending on experience)
  • Company car or car allowance
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Healthcare


Contact: or 01923 750 095 or 07795 328 096


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