Quantity Surveyor

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Quantity Surveyor

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    £45,000 - £55,000 + car allowance & package

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    Jade Stevenson

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    12 months ago

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We are currently looking to recruit a Quantity Surveyor to join a leading main contractor based in Nottingham

The Role

The function of the Quantity Surveying role will be to provide commercial support from pre-construction to completion. You will be responsible for re-measuring works, take offs and producing bills of quantities when required. Also, preparing accurate monthly cashflow projections, financial reports and financial forecasts. In addition you will procure a wide range of sub-contract packages and materials ensuring best value.

You will be involved In diverse project types including commercial, industrial, education, residential and PRS ranging in value from circa £5m to £30m.


Experience of various forms of construction technology

Understanding of Microsoft Office and MS Excel

Quantity Surveying experience with a main contractor

Experience of multiple or large-scale project delivery

Solid understanding of main contract and sub-contract conditions and documents.

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

Construction related degree

Experience of JCT form of contract

The Person

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

Strong understanding and experience across various sectors

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.


A well-established principal main contractor with exciting plans for growth across the region, which will create opportunity for new team members who are looking to develop a long term, rewarding career.

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