Quantity Surveyor

The Company:
We are working with a National Building contractor who have successfully delivered diverse and technically challenging projects for a varied client base across the UK. They have made significant progress in their plans to grow their regional business in the North West of England. They work with blue chip clients within both the public and private sectors, are family owned and don't have the restrictions associated with working many of the major Plcs.

The Role:
Having recently secured a £40 Million new build residential project based in Manchester they require a Project QS capable of managing subcontract packages alongside the rest of the commercial team on the project.
On-going support will be provided by the Senior QS, Commercial Manager and Directors and you will work closely with the operations and technical teams to help reach a successful commercial outcome on the project.

General responsibilities will include the following;

• Undertake all commercial and contractual requirements on the designated projects in accordance with the company procedures and processes
• Ensuring sound financial performance including profitability, cash flow, and managing risks and opportunities
• Preparation of accurate and detailed monthly cost reports for review with the Commercial Manager
• Good working knowledge and application of Main Contract and Sub-Contract Forms and Standard Method of Measurement
• Preparing and agreeing Monthly Valuations, including valuing variations and forecast final account
• Appointment of Subcontractors in accordance with Company Procedures, including procurement and account management including valuations, payment notices and agreement of final accounts
• To work closely with Contracts Management to ensure all required site records and correspondence are completed in accordance with the specific Contract requirements and Company Procedures
• Maintain close working relationship with the client and design team to assist in the success of the project
• Liaise with Contracts Management to review and monitor project costs whilst achieving high standards of quality and health and safety

Ideally, they would like to recruit an experienced Project Quantity Surveyor who has previously been the lead QS on building projects or someone who has worked on larger schemes managing subcontract accounts as a part of a commercial team.
They would also be interested in hearing from people at Assistant/Intermediate Quantity Surveyor level with ambition to progress with support over time.
You will be based in or be able to commute to the North West of England daily.
You will be IT literate and contractually aware.

The successful person will benefit from a salary and benefits package that rewards endeavour.
You will be working with a growing, successful, cash rich contractor who can provide a challenging and supportive working environment in which to work.


  • Car/Allowance+Pension+Health+Benefits

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