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Quantity Surveyor

  • Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
  • Sector: Residential
  • Position: Quantity Surveyor
  • Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: MC05_1580143977
This vacancy has now expired.
Job description

My client has been in business for nearly 20 years and they are one of the leading contractors in PRS, refurbishment and Build to Rent providers across the North of England. My client designs and builds homes, they have a strong order book and are rapidly growing into a hugely successful company who are very ambitious, currently targeting a £110m turnover.

Reporting to the Senior Quantity Surveyor, the main purpose of this role is to assist the Senior Quantity Surveyor and undertake your own minor contracts and specific tasks to other contracts.

Your duties will include;

  • To undertake responsibility for projects under the supervision of a Senior Surveyor
  • Provide effective financial and contractual control on the project
  • Support the team in the Letting of all sub-contract and supplier packages
  • Subcontract account management and final account settlement
  • Management of measurement, valuations, applications for payment and final accounts
  • Responsibility for sub-contractor procurement, orders, valuations and final accounts
  • Preparation of correspondence to client's representatives and sub-contractors
  • Preparation of monthly cost value reconciliations
  • Preparation and agreement to subcontractors of contra-charge claims
  • Project administration from inception to making good defects
  • To attend site and pre-contract meetings
  • To provide administrative, clerical and technical support as required


As you develop further in the role you will gain responsibilities in financial reporting along with the costing and control of preliminaries.