Quantity Surveyor

  • Location

    Southwark, London

  • Sector:

    Engineering, Finance, Commercial, Contractor

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  • Salary:

    Up to £300 per day

  • Contact:

    Gareth Johnstone

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    6-12 months

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A rapidly growing national M&E business within the construction sector with sites across London currently require a Quantity Surveyor to support their small works team based in Southwark, London. The Quantity Surveyor will work alongside Project Managers and Sales teams delivering on small to medium sized projects up to £2m in value.


-Creation of work schedules, budgets and cash flow forecasts.
-Assisting in the compilation of quotations and proposals, including pre-tender construction site surveys.
-Review of contractual documentation and record and process related documents.
-Procurement of materials & services including subcontractors.
-Manage the project cash flow and any financial variations.
-Preparation of financial information for Directors and Project Managers.
-Ensuring all contract control activities are carried out, updated and amended and ensure all relevant standards and codes of practice are adhered to.
-Build and maintain customer confidence.

Skills and Experience:

-Minimum 3 years' Quantity Surveyor experience ideally within the construction industry.
-Formal relevant qualification or comparative Quantity Surveyor work experience.
-High levels of energy, self-motivation and self-sufficiency.
-Organised and highly methodical and attention to detail.
-Strong commercial/finance experience and business acumen and negotiating skills.
-Possess strong customer and be quality focused.
-Resilience, determination and enthusiasm.
-IT literate with good numerical reasoning.
-Full UK Driving licence required (some UK travel outside London involved).