Quantity Surveyor

Quantity Surveyor

  • Location

    Solihull Lodge

  • Sector:

    Housing Maintenance Trades

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £25 - 30 per hour

  • Contact:

    Holly Lewis

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    020 3176 4790

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Quantity Surveyor - Social Housing

Location – Solihull

Hourly Rate - £25-30 per hour

I am currently seeking a Quantity Surveyor (QS) to join a large social housing Decent Homes EWI contract covering properties in Solihull.

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


  • Experience with EWI and cyclical works on a schedule of rates
  • At least 3 years’ experience as a Quantity Surveyor
  • Financial knowledge of construction costs

Build Recruitment Limited acts as an Employment Business for the supply of temporary workers and an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies. Build Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer.