Accessibility Links

Project Quantity Surveyor

  • Location: Essex
  • Sector: Residential
  • Position: Quantity Surveyor
  • Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: 903656_1512127538
Job description

This role will be Managing the administration and commercial interest of the business across a number of mixed tenure housing projects (including pre and post contract duties). This includes the procurement and management of subcontractors to achieve best value to a programme whilst at all times protecting the business contractually and providing accurate financial forecasting.

This role will include but is not limited to the following:


  • Attend pre-development meetings to establish early requirements for developments and prepare tender lists


  • Attend pre-start meetings to assess subcontractors ability to complete the work and overcome issues on construction


  • Attend client, project team and site subcontract meetings


  • Client valuations and variations including agreement of final account


  • Dealing with subcontractors costs from PRELIM to final accounting stage


  • Analyse monthly costs on CostCo/MatCo's


  • Review and work to MPS Schedules to ensure subcontract orders are placed to site programmes


  • Review drawings to identify scope of works for each trade, carry out tender analysis & negotiation, revise scope accordingly to site requirements and produce recommendation forms, order and proformas


  • Undertake day to day functions of production sites, issuing requisition, addenda & PVO's and raising subsequent orders including close liaison with site management to ensure smooth running of site


  • Work closely with all departments particularly the construction, technical and sales teams to ensure a strong regional team. Build and maintain strong relationships with subcontractors whilst at all times protecting the commercial controls and procedures.