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Quantity Surveyor / Senior Quantity Surveyor

Venatu Recruitment Group are delighted to be working with our client, a leading supplier of modular buildings throughout the UK. A growing company, with a national presence they are looking to add to their ever growing team.

  • Location: Newmarket
  • Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 per annum
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing: 5 December 2020
  • Ref: 906140


  • Quantity Surveyor / Senior Quantity Surveyor
  • Reporting in to Education Director
  • Cambridgeshire / Suffolk
  • (There will be an element of travel within the role)


  • Provide cost support and advice during the Pre-construction stage of a project.
  • Provide support and commercial guidance in the procurement of key Sub-contractors and consultants.
  • Market testing at Tender stage to assist the Estimators
  • Prepare Cashflows & Milestone schedules as required for each project during the tender stage and update accordingly during the delivery of the project
  • Prepare, submit and agree client valuations which are to be submitted on time.
  • Dealing with contractual and legal matters.
  • Managing costs to make sure that the initial budget isn’t exceeded.
  • Agreeing sub-contract payments both during and at the end of a job, settling the final accounts.
  • Acting as financial advisors and monitoring progress for the client.
  • Ensure all project change is identified and all Programme and cost implications are identified and submitted to the client where relevant.
  • Prepare and submit internal monthly Cost, Value Reconciliations for each project that they are responsible for. These are to be submitted in a timely manner to coincide with the Monthly board reports.


  • A good knowledge of construction methods and materials
  • Budget handling skills
  • Excellent IT and maths skills
  • A methodical approach to work
  • Good organisational skills
  • A good understanding of building contracts terms and conditions, and their legal and operational mechanisms
  • Excellent communication and negotiating skills
  • The ability to work as part of a team
  • Excellent understanding a good experience of turnkey construction projects

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