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Quantity Surveyor






£45,000 to £50,000 Per Annum


Car Allowance+Bonus+Pension+Package


Greater Manchester

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The Company:

We are working with a leading refurbishment and fit-out contractor who are long established and really well respected.

They have excellent relationships with their clients that means they enjoy a good proportion of repeat, negotiated business.

They are cash rich, typically make double digit margins on their projects, have an excellent supply chain who they pay promptly and treat with respect (we know this from our own experience of working with them!), staff turnover is also incredibly low.

The Role:

As part of their planned growth they are now in a position to add to their Commercial team. 

Specifically, they have recently secured a number of new schemes and have a really healthy pipeline of work for 2021 and beyond. They would like to recruit an experienced Quantity Surveyor who has experience of working on fit-out contracts previously. You will typically be responsible for overseeing 2-3 schemes at any time with project values up to £3 Million.

The role is largely site based and the vast majority of schemes you will work on are based in the North West of England and West Yorkshire. As they work with clients with a national presence you may well be asked to work on projects based across the country. You will be responsible for managing your own diary and it’s very unusual for their surveyors to stay away overnight. 

You will also be supported in your role by a very experienced Commercial Manager and the Company Directors.

You will work closely with the operations and technical teams to reach a successful commercial outcomes on your projects.

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.


They would like to recruit a Quantity Surveyor who has previously been responsible for leading the commercial elements of fit out and refurbishment projects previously.

They would also be interested in speaking with Assistant Quantity Surveyors or Intermediate Quantity Surveyors who are ready to progress to QS level.

You will be based in or be able to commute to North West of England

You will be very familiar with JCT Construction Contracts.


You will receive a generous salary and a benefits package including a bonus scheme that rewards endeavour and family friendly benefits. 

You will be working with a company who can provide a challenging and supportive working environment who have a really healthy pipeline of work, a very healthy balance sheet who value and support their staff.

Excellent opportunities for progression in a highly successful and multi award winning business.

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