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Quantity Surveyor (Housebuilder)

  • Sector: Surveying & Cost Consultancy
  • Location: Braintree
  • Job type:
  • Salary: £45,000 to £60,000 + Bonus & Package
Job description Quantity Surveyor 
£45,000 to £60,000 

The Opportunity:
TDM Recruitment are supporting a Commercial Director & Commercial Manager of a Large Housebuilder based near Braintree.

They are looking to attract an experienced Quantity Surveyor to join their high performing commercial team consisting of several other Quantity Surveyors and Material Buyers.

Being an established Quantity Surveyor, you will be commercially astute and be a clear communicator with a demonstrable track record in effective cost management of housing sites either large or small. 

Each Quantity Surveyor within the commercial team here is responsible between 3 & 5 sites ranging from circa 100 to 500 units. Sites are typically within a 25 miles radius of the office across Essex & Suffolk.

The Role:
As a Quantity Surveyor you will be responsible for overall cost management of one or more housing sites within the business. You will be tasked with deceiving clear and accurate records of cost manager, procurement, and subcontract management of payments to final accounts. Sub-contractor background will be considered but if you’re working at a Housebuilder current that would be advantageous.

Tendering & Procurement
Cost Control & Budgeting
Subcontract Orders
Cost Value Reconciliation
Subcontracts Management
Final Accounts
Benchmarking and analysis of build costs
Cost Engineering

A Quantity Surveying or Construction related degree or equivalent qualification.
Industry relevant experience in a similar role.
Housebuilding/Residential experience is essential.
Proven track record of delivering successful cost management on housing schemes.

Click ‘apply’ or drop Dan an email with your CV to arrange a chat – 

Please contact Dan Harrington at

TDM Recruitment Group is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer.

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