Quantity Surveyor

Quantity Surveyor Job Description Template

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


  • Preparation of internal commercial reporting and any other reports which may be required;
  • Prepare and analyse costings for tenders;
  • Preparation of Financial Information for Internal Reporting, Budgets, Cash Flows;
  • Attendance at post tender subcontract interviews;
  • Knowledge of Reinstatement Cost Assessments;
  • Liaise with conveyance solicitor and ensure lease information is consistent with construction information and clients requirements;
  • Pricing of contract variations;
  • Follow procedures to ensure proper allocation of job cost;
  • Managing the commercial delivery on large scale of new build housing developments;
  • Negotiation and analysis of costs for tenders/contracts;
  • Chair meeting as required;
  • Interrogate designs produced by Architects, Designers, Engineers & Consultants to assist with design development;
  • Writing reports and preparing documents (plans, contracts, budgets etc.);
  • Work collaboratively with other service teams to provide an integrated approach to client delivery;
  • Monitoring of contract costs and variations.


  • Healthcare;
  • HND (or degree) in Quantity Surveying/Construction Management/Civil Engineering;
  • Highly Organised;
  • Bonus;
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills;
  • International Cat A and Cat B fit out experience;
  • Strong knowledge of UK H&S and Building Regulations;
  • Ensure subcontract accounts are managed within budgets and subcontracts/final accounts are signed and agreed in a timely manner;
  • Must have supplementary experience in retail and residential developments to support other parts of the team;
  • Experience within the construction industry;
  • Strong verbal communication skills;
  • CEMAR knowledge and user experience;
  • An industry applicable qualification;
  • Quantity Surveying (QS) Degree. Commenced or looking to commence professional development;
  • Experience of contract administration.