Quantity Surveyor - Residential

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  • Location

    Sheffield, South Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Quantity Surveyor

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  • Salary:

    £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits, Car allowance, Pension

  • Contact:

    Charlie Lever

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Opportunity for a Quantity Surveyor to join a leading Construction Developer and Main Contractor working on a new build residential project in the Sheffield area.

My client is looking for candidates who have quantity surveying experience with a main contractor working on new build residential or housing construction projects. This role offers the opportunity to join a leading developer and main contractor with a generous salary and great opportunities for career progression.

The development consists of 113 3 and 4 new build properties in a mixture of traditional and timber frame construction with associated roads, sewers and external works with a contract sum of £13.8m.

Required Skills & Qualifications: -

  • A BSc or MSc in Quantity Surveying
  • New build residential working experience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work well within a team
  • Deadline and target focused


  • Demonstrable record of delivering high volume housing schemes.
  • Supply chain procurement and order placement in line with programme deadlines.
  • Commercial management of supply chain on site including valuation and payment notices, managing variations, dispute resolution.
  • Input of payment information into accounts system in line with company deadlines to ensure supply chain paid in a timely manner.
  • Ensure all cost information is checked and validated, and all accruals are submitted to ensure accurate costs are presented to client for draw down of funding.
  • Cost value reconciliation and forecasting final out-turn of scheme to ensure budgets are fully managed and financial risk identified.
  • Present CVR information at monthly meeting with Senior Management and Directors and resolve any actions instructed.
  • Administration of bonus scheme for direct labour on site.
  • Provide support to Company Estimator through cost information, support with tender send outs to assist in budgeting for new schemes.

On offer:

  • Salary - Negotiable based on qualifications and experience.
  • Car Allowance
  • Pension
  • Healthcare - for individual
  • Bonus scheme
  • Mobile phone
  • Laptop
  • Holidays 25 days per year plus statutory bank holidays
  • Payment of annual membership fees for professionally qualified staff e.g. MCIOB, FCIOB, RICS
  • Professional and Personal Development Training

Apply today for a chance to secure this fantastic opportunity.