​Site Quantity Surveyor


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North West - Greater Manchester Permanent July 25th 2022 £55,000 - £60,000 & package BTC/FP/2022/2507SQS Brian Colton

Site Quantity Surveyor

North West – Manchester, Liverpool, Warrington

£55,000 - £60,000 & Package

We are looking for an experienced Quantity Surveyor for a well-established main contractor based in Cheshire.

It is a great opportunity for an experienced Quantity Surveyor to join a main building contractor who deliver Private and Public sector clients, across a diverse range of sectors including education, industrial, healthcare, extra care, and commercial. Projects are new build valuing up to £25m and all projects are North West based.

The company are looking for a Quantity Surveyor to work on a permanent basis and have multiple projects running across the North West in Manchester, Warrington, Liverpool and surrounding areas.

Role & Responsibilities:

  • day to day cost control
  • risk management
  • subcontractor management
  • preparation of valuations
  • financial reporting
  • general site surveying administration
  • recording and valuing of variations

Experience Required:

  • You must have a proven track record in quantity surveying within the residential sector ideally on new build social housing schemes.
  • You must have excellent communication skills as the role will involve liaison with clients and their representatives.
  • You must have a high degree of commercial acumen and good IT skills.
  • A track record in commercial management from within a recognised contracting organization.
  • Experience of new build contracting.
  • Be a competent negotiator who is able to agree rates / prices and sub-contracts without compromising company margins
  • Demonstrate a high level of technical competence combined with commercial awareness and understanding
  • Be an excellent communicator and have demonstrable experience of dealing with both supply chain members and clients.