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Quantity Surveyor

  • Location: Swindon, Wiltshire
  • Sector: Rail
  • Position: Quantity Surveyor
  • Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits package
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: 904428_1532601552
Job description

Key Experience
  • Degree Qualified in Quantity Surveying or relevant qualification and experience
  • Construction, Civil Engineering or Infrastructure experience
  • Previous Main Contracting and or Sub Contractor experience
  • Ensuring robust Cost Control & Budget Management throughout the project
  • An understanding of contractual arrangements and financial reporting;
  • Seeking long-term career prospects and development;


The Role

We are currently recruiting for a Quantity Surveyor to work for a Tier 1 contractor, to manage a regional civil engineering and railway framework. Due to the nature of the project, experience in all areas of construction will be considered.

This is an exciting opportunity to work on a diverse and multi-disciplinary contract, in an industry that will offer you career growth.

As a key member of the project team and reporting into the Senior Quantity Surveyor, you will assist in running a regional portfolio of work, including major and minor civils work ranging from £50,000 to £250,000.

Your responsibilities will include:
  • Procurement and management of suppliers and sub-subcontractors
  • Ensure robust Cost Control & Budget Management
  • Optimising project margins
  • Financial reporting for the project
  • Monthly/periodically application for payment reporting
  • Assisting in the management of change control procedures
  • Understanding of risk and identifying the implications.