commercial property

Quantity Surveyor

South Yorkshire
Permanent / Full Time
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Job description.

Quantity Surveyor – Doncaster
£45,000 to £65,000 + Benefits
Are you the quantity Surveyor looking to join the most a new & exciting Developers in the Yorkshire? This forward-thinking company is looking to add to it’s established Commercial team with the addition of a quantity surveyor in Doncaster.
The business is already a well-established brand in Yorkshire and an abundance of projects lined up for the forthcoming year, ranging from retirement homes, bungalows and major residential housing.
You will be an experienced assistant quantity surveyor looking to step up, or already a quantity surveyor who has a background and demonstrable history of completing cost and value analysis, providing financial forecasts, and managing your client’s requirements whilst completing accurate site valuations and contract variations, as necessary.
You will report to the Commercial Manager and will be responsible for assisting with the management and running of a team of very bright, but inexperienced surveyors.
Within this role, you will be expected to complete cost and value analysis, provide financial forecasts, and manage your client’s requirements whilst completing accurate site valuations and contract variations, as necessary.
Critically and firstly, you will be an efficient operator and have a consistent track record of effective cost management of developments.
You will also have a strong eye for detail and be proven to deliver work to a high standard.
Key Responsibilities:

  • Cost Control & Budgeting
  • Negotiation
  • Subcontract Orders
  • Valuations
  • Cost Value Reconciliation
  • Subcontracts Management
  • Variation
  • Final Accounts
  • Benchmarking & analysis of build costs
  • Cost Engineering

Key Requirements:

  • Degree (or HNC) qualified Quantity Surveyor
  • Minimum of 5 years of practical experience
  • Previous experience working as a Quantity Surveyor within a Housebuilder or Retirement Developers (essential)
  • Demonstrable experience of overseeing sizeable schemes for a housebuilder or main contractor.
  • Experience in Contract/Quantity Surveying and construction budgets and able to demonstrate knowledge in all areas of construction techniques and mixed tenure schemes


  • £45,000 – £65,000 (depending on experience) + Car Allowance
  • Discretionary Bonus
  • Progression Opportunities


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Toby Loft

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