Contract Surveyor

Contract Surveyor Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Contract Surveyor to join our team.


  • Quality Control Inspections on-site;
  • Project programming;
  • Increase GP on projects;
  • Producing valuations;
  • Factory liaison on design coordinating with client up to sign off at pre- construction stage;
  • Cost Control and CVR Reporting;
  • Cashflow Forecasting for projects;
  • Detection of variation opportunities and evaluating for client instruction;
  • Client liaison;
  • Procurement of all contractors throughout the duration of project;
  • Prepare accurate technical advice in all matters instructed by the relevant manager;
  • Assess component life cycles & “green” credentials in all surveys;
  • Carry out diagnostic inspections & surveys under the instruction of the relevant manager in accordance with Group practice;
  • To manage insurance claims from inception to completion as instructed by the relevant manager;
  • To manage cases of legal disrepair from claim to settlement as instructed by the relevant manager.


  • Ability to learn new skills;
  • Management ability;
  • Construction Management / Quantity Surveying degree or HND level qualification;
  • Groundworks experience;
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet fast track deadlines;
  • Enthusiastic and positive;
  • Previous experience in the construction industry;
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Packages;
  • Health & Safety Trained / Nebosh (Ideally);
  • Strong communication skills both written and verbal;
  • Experience in surveying high-end and listed properties;
  • Surveying qualification or similar i.e. Building Management;
  • Ability to represent the company to the client;
  • CSCS Card;
  • Understanding of historic/listed buildings.