Graduate Quantity Surveyor - Chichester, West Sussex

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  • Location West Sussex
  • Type Permanent
  • Salary Up to £30,000 + training + progression + future global travel + pension etc
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  • Graduate Quantity Surveyor
  • Up to £30,000 + training + progression + future global travel + pension etc
  • Unique global workload
  • Chichester, West Sussex

A rare opportunity to join a unique company as a Graduate Quantity Surveyor. Working alongside a friendly team specialising in projects across the defence and security sectors, you will work on international projects and have the potential for future global travel, as well as great progression opportunities within a highly organised team environment.

Person Specification – Graduate Quantity Surveyor

  • Qualified to degree level or equivilent in Quantity Surveying or associated subject
  • Experience with NEC3 contracts would be ideal but is not essential
  • Good communication skills and an eye for detail

Roles & Responsibilities – Graduate Quantity Surveyor

Working directly under the Commercial Manager, assisting and developing your experience within all areas of work.

The commercial department ensures that all commercial aspects of projects are properly managed and controlled, and that commercial strategy is developed and delivered in accordance with the business plan. Areas of responsibility include: –

  • Researching materials, equipment and labour costs in weird and wonderful locations
  • Gathering quotes from sub contractors and suppliers
  • Assessing the levels of risk on a project
  • Analysing company data, exchange rates
  • Preparing and submitting tenders
  • Support the Project Managers with raising variations and valuations
  • Managing sub-contractors
  • Producing CVRs and monitoring the stages of a project to make sure that costs are kept in line with forecasts
  • Ensure financial success of projects especially by improving forecasting systems and ensuring opportunity for disallowed costs is
  • shut down promptly

Salary & Package – Graduate Quantity Surveyor

Our client is offering salary of up to £30,000 per annum dependent on experience. They also offer: –

  • Flexible/Hybrid working from Chichester base
  • Continued training
  • Progression
  • Pension
  • Laptop
  • Phone

Further training will be provided alongside a structured training/development plan


Comprised of a team of 20 professionals across Quantity Surveying, Project Management and associated disciplines, they are a global construction & consultancy services company working across the defence and security sectors – in the UK and overseas. Their projects take them to the Caribbean, Nigeria, Mali, Mozambique, the Middle East and everywhere in between. Their projects range from £250k to £3m.

They are a friendly and relaxed company that operate with a highly professional team, servicing a global client base that includes the Foreign & Commonwealth Office (worldwide).

The work is challenging and diverse, offering a broad and highly unique scope of work. With continued growth they are now recruiting for a Graduate Quantity Surveyor to work directly under the Commercial Manager from their offices in Chichester, West Sussex.

Register your interest –

To discuss your options in confidence, call Roger Dunning – 01243 933 263 / 07769 551846.

To apply please send your CV ASAP to [email protected] or apply on this page.