Pre-Construction Quantity Surveyor

Location: Type: Date Posted: Salary: Job ID: Contact:
North West - All Permanent September 1st 2021 £55,000 - £60,000 BTC/FP/2021/0109PCQS Brian Colton

Pre-Construction Quantity Surveyor

£55,000 - £60,000


Our client, a Top Tier Main Contractor based in Manchester, are looking for a Pre-Construction Quantity Surveyor to join their Commercial team.

This is a great opportunity for the right candidate as our client is offering excellent salaries and future opportunities for progression.

The Pre-Construction Quantity Surveyor will be working on a mixture of new build and refurbishment projects with a value of up to £20m.

Main Responsibilities of the Pre-Construction Quantity Surveyor:

(The following tasks are not in priority order)

Analysing drawings to produce costs and additional costs
Check specification against drawing and current client standards including BSI/ISO, Building Regulations
Produce Bills of Quantities with costing for all requirements including quantity, amount, unit rate, labour & plant resources and constants
Produce net cost tender document for the relevant project
Provide input into possible areas of risk on project to Estimating Director for discussion at tendering process
Attend client meetings to discuss tender
Visit site for relevant tender process
Discuss with clients or employer agent where necessary on tender issues and queries
Discuss with subcontractor's work involved on proposed projects

Provide input on successful tenders to other departments when required
Arrange handover of all relevant documentation for successful tender with other departments
Provide regular update reports to Estimating Director

Provide comparison schedules of subcontractors and supplier costs
Calculation of prices using Estimating software package
Compile estimates including monitoring prices to identify compliant and non-compliant prices and source additional/ alternative prices
Provide tracking correspondence for pricing enquiries
Provide regular updates to Estimating Director and Estimator on work and discuss issues on a regular basis to develop own learning
Liaise, provide support and to develop Estimating Assistant to Estimator role

Liaise, provide support and delegate tasks to Estimating Assistant