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Quantity Surveyor

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    Quantity Surveying & Commercial, Residential

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

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    Jade Stevenson

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    about 1 month ago

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Quantity Surveyor – Residential

​Atkins Search are working in partnership with one of the UK’s leading 5 star residential contractors to recruit a Quantity Surveyor into the business.

The Client

My client are a UK Leading new build residential main contractor based in Nottingham who specialise in delivering new homes throughout the East Midlands. Due to recent success, my client are offering opportunities to develop your career as the business grows with successful progression plans in place to develop your skill set and build a long-term, rewarding career.

The Role

You will be required to provide commercial support to the project team, maintaining commercial information and ensuring compliance with contractual requirements and ensure that the Company’s objectives are achieved. The function of the Quantity Surveyor will be to manage all the commercial aspects of your project and ensure the scheme runs on time and to budget. Working very closely with the operational team, you will be responsible for all project reporting, CVR reconciliation, management of sub-contractors and payments. The ideal candidate will be based within commutable distance to Nottingham.

Key Responsibilities:

 ·         Produce monthly CVR reports

·         Risk Assess on regular basis.

·         Provide monthly forecasts

·         Prepare monthly Valuations for Employee Agents

·         Conflict management/resolution in all areas that impact the business performance or quality.

·         Attend Design Review meetings to provide a Commercial perspective and advise on any potential savings

·         Attend pre-start and subcontract package review meetings.

·         Ensure that any contracts entered into have terms and conditions that are appropriate with commercial risks identified

·         Procure all subcontract trades involving other key members of the team ensuring best value is obtained

·         Develop strong subcontractor relationships


The Person

 ·         You will need to be able demonstrate a proven track record of working as a Quantity Surveyor within the new build / residential sector

·         Strong civils and ground works knowledge

·         Self-motivated and able to work autonomously to thrive in a fast faced environment

·         Experience of delivering new build housing schemes

·         Excellent understanding of NEC & JCT forms of contract

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

·         Capable of delivering projects on time and to budget


Competitive salary, car allowance, bonus schemes and agile working on offer and the opportunity for a clear career development plan and advancement will be significant.


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.