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Quantity Surveyor

  • Sector: Surveying & Cost Consultancy
  • Location: Brentwood, Essex
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Salary: £50,000 + package

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Job description

We are working with a house builder in Brentwood, who are looking to recruit an ambitious Quantity Surveyor to help deliver large scale housing projects across Essex. Based in Brentwood they have a strong pipeline of work to deliver with most of their projects being within the area. The role is ideally suited for a Quantity Surveyor looking to make the next step up and join a large and sought after main contractor with a real variety in the projects they undertake. 

This opportunity will allow you to help manage a range of fantastic projects whilst leading and undertaking a substantial wealth of responsibilities. You will be responsible for site development and all commercial cost appraisals for your projects and viability/feasibility analysis, managing sub-contractors, materials and goods, preparing and monitoring site costs and budgets and ensuring site set-up health and safety.

With a more than competitive basic salary on offer of up to £50,000, alongside a fantastic bonus scheme and package, this is a great opportunity to better yourself whilst having the clear progression path that other main contractors will struggle to offer.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Able to demonstrate, previous experience of working for a main contractor or relevant organisation
  • The negotiation & letting of subcontracts within required timescales.
  • Providing the cost-data feedback to Divisional Estimating Department.
  • Administration & management of the financial aspects of the development.
  • Reviewing and forecasting the latest cost estimates and reporting
  • The relationships with external employers undertaking valuations, cash flow forecasts, obtaining warranties, etc.
  • Assist in maintaining a safe working environment within Company workplaces and applying the Company’s Health & Safety Policy for their own, their colleagues, third parties and the public’s benefit.

    Experience and Qualifications:

  • You will have at least 7/8 years experience of working within the Construction industry for a main contractor.
  • You will have sound experience of working within the same, or similar role previous. 
  • You will be degree qualified and member of the RICS or IOB (or moving towards professional membership)



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

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