Quantity Surveryor

Quantity Surveryor

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  • Sector:

    Housing Maintenance Trades

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  • Salary:

    £45k - 50k per year + Car Allowance

  • Contact:

    Holly Lewis

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Quantity Surveyor (Decent Homes)

Type: Full Time / Permanent

Location: WFH / South East

Salary: £45,000 - 50,000 per annum + car allowance

I am currently seeking an experienced Quantity Surveyor (QS) to join a large social housing Decent Homes project. This project covers the whole of South East England. This is predominately working from home however you will occasionally be required to visit site.

The candidate will be expected to carry out the following duties:

* Submission & Negotiations of Final Accounts
* Substantial experience in managing and surveying in the construction industry
* To maintain established profit margins
* To price all works in line with current market conditions
* To improve where possible company profits
* To ensure contracts are financially controlled, to budget and to the clients requirements
* Manage procurement of subcontract packages and materials
* Prepare tenders by measuring and calculating cost estimates, both direct labour and subcontract
* Liaise regularly with contractors, suppliers and clients
* Ensure project information, costs, profitability and value meet the requirements of designated projects
* Work to demanding timescales within a successful team
* Build and maintain client relationships
* Preparing scopes and pricing works, SOR coding using NHF or equivalent


* Social Housing experience
* At least 3 years' experience as a Quantity Surveyor
* Financial knowledge of construction costs

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