Quantity Surveyor

Quantity Surveyor

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Housing Maintenance Trades

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £40k - 42k per year

  • Contact:

    Holly Lewis

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    020 3176 4790

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Painting Quantity Surveyor

Type: Full Time / Permanent

Location: Rackheath, Norwich

Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum + Company Car/ Car Allowance

I have an exciting opportunity available for an experienced and skilled Quantity Surveyor to join a painting and decorating contractor based in Norwich.

Job Purpose/Background:

Qualified Quantity Surveyor with a background within painting, decorating or construction contracts

Key Responsibilities:

· Measurement, pricing and evaluation of tenders

· Take responsibility of projects from contract award through to final account agreement

· Cost management

· CVR reporting and forecasting

· Reporting progress to senior management

· Management and administration of sub-contractor accounts

· Producing and submitting applications for payment

· Agreement of final accounts and completion of required client documentation to facilitate client approval

Knowledge / Experience:

· Professional Qualification (e.g. HNC/HND/Degree/Diploma) or equivalent

· Previous experience of painting and decorating projects are preferred however not essential

· Previous experience of working with bill of quants, schedules of rates etc.

· Extensive experience in commercial management and procurement of subcontractors

· Ability to demonstrate a good knowledge of monthly reporting

· Excellent team player whilst also holding the ability to work independently on own initiative

· Excellent time management skills, with ability to work to tight deadlines

· Ability to encourage and support other members of the commercial team

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