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    £40,000 - £50,000

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    Jade Stevenson

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    about 1 month ago

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Project Quantity Surveyor

Nottingham based Main Contractor - Operating across the North West

Atkins Search are currently looking to source a Project Quantity Surveyor for a design and build main contractor based in Nottingham, covering projects throughout the North West. This is an excellent opportunity to join a business that truly invest in their employees and become an integral part of a progressive business.

The Role

Our client is looking to recruit an Assistant / Intermediate Quantity Surveyor into the business and is able to offer long-term progression and development.

As the business continues to grow and develop its offering, an opportunity has become available for a Quantity Surveyor with a background within design and build projects to join team. Working closely with the Commercial Director and be offered support throughout the business to develop a long-term progression and development and gain exposure to life cycle schemes. The role with consist of providing commercial support to successfully deliver projects, the appropriate candidate will be based around Macclesfield / Stockport / Sheffield / Stoke on Trent.

The function of the Quantity Surveying role will be to undertake the day to day commercial/surveying activities of the project, provide continuous liaison with the Project Manager to ensure understanding of commercial matters relating to the project and support successful operational delivery, place orders with sub-contractors and suppliers, produce appraisals, conduct package enquires and occasional procure plant and materials.

You will be involved In care projects of up to circa £20m in value. Projects are traditional D&B, so experience in this type of contract is preferred.


 ·         Experience of various forms of construction technology

·         Understanding of Microsoft Office and MS Excel

·         Experience with a main contractor

·         Experience of relevant project delivery

·         Understanding of main contract and sub-contract conditions and documents.

·         An Ability to confidently comment on contract conditions, produce complete sub-contract documents etc.

·         Degree in Quantity Surveying

·         Experience of JCT form of contract


The Person

 ·         Ideally based around Macclesfield / Stockport / Sheffield / Stoke on Trent.

·         Assist the project teams by communicating the finances and budget against project progress

·         Present yourself clearly, concisely and accurately in subcontractors, clients, health & safety and environmental meetings to provide financial and budget information

·         Demonstrate excellent negotiation skills and build strong relationships with clients, consultants, supply chains and team members

·         Assist the project team in production of and meeting or exceeding project targets

·         Make and implement difficult and/or unpopular decisions.



 ·         Based in Nottingham, excellent client relationships and outstanding track record of repeat businesses

·         Organically grown, with a reputation for developing team members

·         Driven to deliver outstanding workspaces and work collaboratively with their clients


Atkins Search act as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. We specialise in Construction, Consultancy, Residential and Infrastructure recruitment and service the East and West Midlands, South Yorkshire, Staffordshire, Lincolnshire, Peterborough and Northern Home Counties regions.