Project Quantity Surveyor

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Our client has built a reputation ovber the last 60 years of strong delivery within the construction sector throughout the North West. With a turnover in the region of £35m p/a, their reputation is built on a collaborative partnering approach and a continuous focus on the best outcome possible for our partners, clients and communities, delivering predominantly residential newbuild social housing and Extra Care schemes.

What we are looking for:

We are seeking an experienced and motivated Quantity Surveyor & Senior Quantity Surveyor to join our commercial team, working on sites across the North West covering a wide range of construction projects. The positions will be full-time, and mainly site based.

Job description

We are seeking personable, creative and commercially minded candidates, to take responsibility, ownership and accountability for managing and controlling all aspects of the commercial / financial and contractual elements of a project to maximise the company’s profitability, protect the company’s obligations under the contract and to manage commercial issues proactively. Reporting directly to the Chief Quantity Surveyor, the role will entail:

  • Managing main and subcontracts
  • Preparing and agreeing monthly interim valuations and final accounts
  • Recording, costing and agreeing contract variations
  • Internal monthly cost/value reconciliation cost reports
  • Subcontract procurement including preparing tender enquiries, reconciling quotations and placing subcontract orders
  • Management notification and payment of subcontract interim and final accounts.
  • Managing payment of consultants’ interim and final accounts
  • Day to day cost control and cashflow forecasting
  • Assisting the development and training of trainee and assistant surveyors Maintaining and developing professional relationships

The candidate will require

  • Relevant post graduate experience within a Quantity Surveying position, and detailed knowledge of JCT & NEC forms of contract
  • Qualification to at least BSc level in Quantity Surveying
  • Flexible and adaptable approach with the ability to work on more than one scheme, operating to tight deadlines
  • To be confident, personable, creative, self-motivated, and enthusiastic and to able work collaboratively as part of a team
  • Good IT skills including excel and various digital information management systems
  • Full UK driving license.
  • Available to work within a 10 mile radius of Manchester


An attractive remuneration package will be offered for the right candidate. Contact Adam at Consortio for a confidential chat about the role. 

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