Quantity Surveyor – Groundwork Subcontractor

Quantity Surveyor – Groundwork Subcontractor

North London Office / Plus Site Visits

£50,000 – £80,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits


About the Company:


Our client is a specialist groundwork, foundations and basements subcontractor. They currently turnover around £60 million per annum but this is growing year on year. They have a strong team and a well know commercial director who promotes loyalty and team development not only at this business but in his previous roles also.


Current workload is a mixture of groundwork and substructure packages ranging in value from £1 million up to £15 million each. These packages are geographically based in London and around the Northern Home Counties (i.e. Essex, Herts, Beds, Bucks). Clients include a well-balanced mixture of residential, commercial and civil engineering main contractors.


About the Role:


Reporting to the company’s commercial director or managing surveyor, the successful applicant will be expected to commercially oversee either one large package or several small to medium sized packages, working from our client’s head office in North London while going out to site regularly.


Usual commercial duties will apply, so it imperative candidates have the basic abilities or being able to measure groundworks and similar to make sure they are able to take packages from start through to final account, making sure costs are controlled, margins are maintained and profit is ultimately made.


To Qualify:


Suitable candidates will be degree qualified in quantity surveying or commercial management and will have worked for a rival groundwork subcontractor in the UK.


Our client also likes to see stable employment history as they are recruiting people for the long term, so although self-employed candidates will be considered, it is important that people have not moved around too often in the past.


Finally, due to the location of our client, it is important that candidates are able / willing to cover the area around North London and the surrounding Northern Home Counties. You will need to be able to drive to do this.


To Apply:


Initially, please forward a copy of your application and CV to Andrew Jackson:


Or call Andrew Jackson at Cityscape Recruitment on 01923 750095 to discuss further.


I will be in touch to discuss the role once I have your details.


This role has been advertised by Andrew Jackson from Cityscape Recruitment Ltd. If you are unable to make your application via this website, please go to our website for my contact details or find me on LinkedIn.



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