Project Quantity Surveyor - Consultancy - Guildford

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  • Location Surrey
  • Type Permanent
  • Salary Up to £50,000 + £4k Car + Commission + Share scheme + Pension + 26+ days holiday + Progression
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* Project Quantity Surveyor
* Up to £50,000 + £4k Car + Commission + Share scheme + Pension + 26+ days holiday + Progression
* Large-scale Residential and mixed-use projects
* Guildford, Surrey


New opportunity for a Project Quantity Surveyor to join this multi-disciplinary construction and property consultancy. Working on large residential and mixed-use projects, they offer a long-term opportunity with great scope for progression right to the top.


Our client is a multi-disciplinary construction and property consultancy with over 120 years’ experience predominantly in the Residential and education sector.

They have an inclusive working environment with a diverse workforce made up predominantly of Building Surveyors, Project Managers and Quantity Surveyors. They are open, honest and like to celebrate every success. They are happy to support their staff in their professional and personal lives and are keen to offer training and progression opportunities right to the top of the company.

The office is open plan and from Directors to graduates, everyone sits together. Directors are fee earning and work alongside the team with guidance and support available at all times.

With succession planning and growth in mind, they are now recruiting for a Quantity Surveyor to work within their team in Guildford, Surrey

Person Specification:

  • You will have 5+ years’ practical experience, ideally within a PQS firm although this is not essential
  • You will ideally be chartered but this is not essential
  • You will have experience in the Residential sector
  • You will have proven experience of working at both pre and post contract stages to undertake all necessary quantity surveying tasks

Roles & Responsibilities:

To assist in the management and efficient delivery of all aspects of QS work contracted out to clients, including;

  • Preparation of cost estimates and cost plans and presenting them to Team Leaders and Partners
  • Cost checking and cost control of cost estimates and cost plans prepared by others
  • Giving relevant and timely advise to clients, designers and the Client Partners
  • Monitoring fees if required by client.
  • Preparation of Bills of Quantities, Schedules of Work and Employer’s Requirements documentation
  • Examining tenders received, dealing with errors and qualifications, writing tender reports with recommendations
  • Preparation of Cash flow forecasts
  • Life cycle/whole life costing’s
  • Leading and participating in Risk management
  • Preparation of Elemental cost analyses
  • Valuing the progress of works on site and making contractor payment recommendations
  • Producing financial reports during the works in progress on site and presenting them to team leaders and partners
  • Valuing variations in the works, negotiating with contractors, preparing and settling final accounts

Salary & Package:

Our client is happy to offer a salary of up to £50,000 + £4k Car + Commission + Share scheme + Pension + 26 days starting holiday.


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

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