Quantity Surveyor


Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester, England

Salary: GBP45,000 - GBP50,000

Contract: Permanent

Apply By: 08/02/2022


The Company

A well established, family run construction contractor with a number of successful developments across Greater Manchester and the North West. Projects are completed to the highest standards of design, construction and service with continuous quality checks being a hallmark of their work. Their success is shown in multiple industry awards and regular bid winning on competitive tenders.

Experience, Knowledge & Qualifications

For this role you must possess the following;

* Valid CSCS
* Strong IT skill
* Qualified to HND Level on a relevant course
* Experience managing multiple small projects at once
* Minimum 3 years industry experience

The Role

As an experienced Quantity Surveyor operating in Greater Manchester, you will be responsible for cost control procedures and for managing the budget and valuations on multiple residential developments as well as always keeping up to date with the estimated final costs. You will liaise with the Project Planner / Scheduler to ensure that orders are placed in a timely manner and liaise with site teams and sub-contractors to maximise productivity and reduce non productive costs.


* Procurement
* Superb negotiation capabilities
* Ability to multitask and prioritise projects
* Must be team-focused and results focused
* Strong communication, sales and presentation skills

* Participate in the settlement of main contract final accounts
* Monitor sub-contractor performance in consultation with senior staff
* Participate in the recording of delays & preparation of any request for extensions of time
* Generate/maintain relevant records, accurate filing and support for all commercial functions
* Provide tender analysis to relevant people for approval of proposed sub-contractor prior to placing of orders.
* Collate pre-qualification questionnaires for sub-contractors and liaise with Quality and Health & Safety to obtain approval
* Participate in the management of the supply chain and project costs of construction projects to ensure the overall financial success of a project
* Attend pre-start meetings and ensure that all relevant sub-contract paperwork and signed trade specifications are uploaded to DMS prior to start on site of the sub-contractor.

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Quantity Surveyor or Assistant Surveyor who is looking to take the next step in their career. The successful candidate will receive competitive salary and benefits package. For more information or to apply please call Jenny Reid - Business Development Manager on 0113 203 1245


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