Quantity Surveyor – Civils

Quantity Surveyor – Civils Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Quantity Surveyor – Civils to join our team.


  • Performing Risk management, value management, cost control and cost reporting;
  • Valuing Completed Work and preparing payments for approval;
  • Advising on Procurement strategy;
  • Preparing Tender & Contract Documents, including liaison with Consultants and Construction Team;
  • Providing Advice on contractual claims and general contract admin;
  • Ensure the timeous production of interim valuations and the preparation, submission and substantiation of Final Accounts;
  • Ensure the management and control of sub-contract and suppliers accounts in line with agreed terms and conditions;
  • Identifying and analysing commercial risks;
  • Preparing claim documentation;
  • Regularly and diligently report to the Commercial Manager to ensuring accurate and reliable commercial information is provided to management;
  • Prepare and present relevant commercial and financial information;
  • Ensure the implementation and provision of cost related information to measure the financial and physical performance of projects against set targets;
  • Ensure professional presentation and that comprehensive supporting documentation is available;
  • Preparing and analysing tenders;
  • Identify, quantify and notify all Contract variations and prepare and maintain the Contract Change Control Register.


  • Team Player;
  • Full clean driving licence;
  • Numerate;
  • Proven track record of delivering high value construction projects ideally in the Civils sectors;
  • Strong attention to detail;
  • Degree qualified in Quantity Surveying or similar discipline;
  • Excellent analytical skills to make informed, balanced business decision and reporting findings to Clients and Stakeholders;
  • Proficient in Causeway;
  • Good judgement and decision making;
  • Minimum of three year’s Quantity Surveying experience in Residential Developing and Commercial buildings;
  • HND (or degree) in Quantity Surveying/Construction Management/Civil Engineering;
  • Obtaining sub-contractor quotations, negotiating and agreeing final accounts;
  • Organisational and time management skills;
  • Qualified or working towards, MRICS / MCIOB / MICES;
  • Comfortable interfacing with Senior Management and Stakeholders.