Quantity Surveyor

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1382365619-2
  • Date Posted: 8 July 2024
  • Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
  • Apprentice Pay: On Application
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Commercial & QS, Project Management
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

About this Apprenticeship

Vacancy Summary

Job Title: Quantity Surveyor

Job Type: Permanent

Job Ref:

Location: Cambridge

Start Date: ASAP

Salary: c 55k- 60k basic plus competitive package inc car or allowance, healthcare, bonus, pension etc.

Company & Project: A Tier 1 Main Contractor with an excellent reputation in the local market and project portfolio across the Mixed-Use, Residential, Education and Science sectors are recruiting for a Quantity Surveyor to join their long standing commercial team, working as part of a team managing packages up to c 15m on a large flagship new build project in Cambridgeshire or running your own projects to c 10m.

The company has an excellent staff retention rate, with numerous examples of surveyors who have joined their team at QS level progressing to SQS, Managing QS and further. With a clear structure and programme in place for their employees personal development, this role is to work closely with a Managing QS that is very well thought of and would act as an excellent mentor.

Duties & Responsibilities: The successful candidate will take responsibility for assisting with and managing daily commercial management functions, including but not limited to; measurement & valuations, applications for payment, reconciling accounts, dealing with sub-contract orders and enquiries, through to practical completion of the project and settling final accounts - for specific packages on the project, working with the commercial team.

Previous experience in managing packages to c 5m+ is essential.

Desirable Experience:

  • Minimum 5 years+ experience as an QS working for a Main Contractor.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Experience working in a team.
  • BSc in Quantity Surveying or Comparable qualification.
  • Previous Roles: Assistant Quantity Surveyor OR Project QS OR Trainee Quantity Surveyor.

Qualifications & Skills: Degree in Quantity Surveying or comparable qualification.

Application Process:If you would like more information on this Quantity Surveyor position or any other vacancy please email your current CV through to Jess Quinn; where it will be reviewed and you will be contacted within 48 hours if your CV is of interest.

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