Quantity Surveyor
County Durham
£40k - £55k + benefits

Quantity Surveyor

Ref: 633| Posted: 8th Jul 2024

Quantity Surveyor - Building / Construction – Stockton on Tees


What Makes it Great?

-Opportunity to join one of the UK's leading Tier 1 main contractors

-Long term local North East regional projects.

-Diverse range of building sector projects to keep things interesting (including Education, Healthcare, Commercial, Student Accommodation, PRS and Hotels).



Opportunity for a Quantity Surveyor to join one of the UK's leading building contractors, working on long term local North East projects. 


 As a Quantity Surveyor, your role will include: 

Measurement and valuation of works in progress.  Participation in the management of the supply chain and project costs of construction projects to ensure the overall financial success of a project.  Responsible for the commercial management of all or part of a project and/or a number of trade packages within the project.


  • To ensure the full and proper implementation of the Company’s Procedures;
  • To generate/maintain relevant records, accurate filing and support for all commercial functions;
  • To ensure the prompt and regular submission of main contract payment applications and subsequent cash collection together with the preparation of sub-contractor payments;
  • To prepare draft sub-contracts to the level of responsibility delegated by the individual’s supervisor;
  • To monitor sub-contractor performance in consultation with senior staff;
  • To participate in pricing variations/design cost control/value engineering;
  • To participate in the recording of delays & preparation of any request for extensions of time;
  • To participate in the settlement of main contract final accounts;
  • To attend meetings with other stakeholders (if so delegated to do);
  • To assist senior staff in the compilation of data to monitor individual contract performance on a monthly and quarterly basis;
  • Supervision of work allocated to Trainee QS or Graduate QS staff;
  • To apply a neat and accurate approach in all day to day activities and to strive to enhance one’s own professional capability;
  • To be aware of business continuity processes via Line Manager;
  • Any other duties relevant to the role.


To be considered for this Quantity Surveyor role you must meet the following criteria:

-Previous employment as a QS / Quantity Surveyor / Project Surveyor.

-Previous Main contractor employment.

-Previous building sector project experience is essential.

-Previous public sector projects (Education, Health, MOD , MOJ)

Permanent job only. 



The successful Quantity Surveyor will receive:

-Competitive basic  (dependent on experience)  

-Car Allowance

-Competitive Pension

To be considered for this vacancy or to find out more information please apply now.
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