Quantity Surveyor

  • by Lamonby Recruitment
  • Location Ormskirk, Lancashire, UK
  • Salary £23,000 - £28,000 / year
  • 86 days ago
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Job Description:


Lamonby Recruitment are currently recruiting for a Quantity Surveyor to join a niche construction contractor specialising within the construction sector.

My client is offering the ideal candidate a package of £23,000 - £28,000 plus 25 days holiday and state pension.  

Based in the North West, the successful Quantity Surveyor will be predominantly office based with an estimated 80/20 split and will report into the company director.

Key attributes include interpersonal skills and client management, professional competence and the ability to work as part of a team. Reporting to the Senior Quantity Surveyor, you will have responsibility for the quantity surveying, contractual and commercial support, within the North West.

Quantity Surveyor Role

Attend pre-contract and pre-start meetings

Check all incoming contracts and warranties and ensure that all orders and letters of intent are properly acknowledged and accepted on the same terms as the offer was made or agree the amendments.

Ensure the checking of any terms and conditions submitted by the estimating staff

Attend internal project and discipline meetings with discipline team, designers and operations teams. Ensure projects are estimated and run cost effectively, writing or assisting with the compilation of contractual correspondence in a proper and timely manner.

Maintain area commercial reporting and measurement systems

Monitor cash flow for department and maintain target average debt days

Manage the process to ensure Invoices/Applications prepared by the department are checked by individual disciplines, and are up to date on a monthly basis.

Manage the process of the reviewing and sign off sub-contractor accounts by individual disciplines

Attend group commercial and liaise with the National Commercial Manager as required.

Ensure compliance with all QA, health & safety and other statutory obligations.

Maintain and improve the professional and progressive image of the company.

Role Requirements and Qualifications

Preferably 1 -3 years’ experience within the construction sector.

You will either have a QS or Commercial Management related degree

The successful candidate will need to be fully conversant with Standard Methods of Measurement and Rules of Valuations.

Quantity Surveyor Package

  • Salary £23,000 to £28,000
  • 25 days holiday
  • Pension
  • Personalised training structure, one-to-one training programme

If you feel you have the skills required and would like to gather further information about this role and other opportunities available across the UK then please contact James direct on 02392 384650. 

  • Job Type Permanent, Full Time
  • Additional Salary Info 25 days holiday, Pension, Personalised training structure, One-to-one training programme
  • Work Authorisation United Kingdom
  • Industry Sector Construction
  • Years Experience 1+ years
  • Career Level Experienced (Non-Manager)
  • Educational level Bachelor's Degree