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Quantity Surveyor

  • Location: Durham
  • Salary: A competitive package discussed on application with NRL
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 17 days ago

  • Sector: Built Environment
  • Contact: Relyn Winter
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0191 415 3300
  • Start Date: 2021-05-24
  • Expiry Date: 30 May 2021
  • Job Ref: 1035810
Quantity Surveyor/ Assistant Quantity Surveyor – North East 

A leading house builder who prides themselves in building good quality private homes across the North East is looking to appoint a Quantity Surveyor/Assistant Quantity Surveyor to join their team in the North East 

About the role:
  • Responsible for managing all the commercial aspects of a number of house-building developments
  • Manage the costs for each site and ensure that targets are met
  • Produce budgets and quarterly valuations as well as costs to complete
  • Subcontract enquiries and comparisons
  • Produce sub-contract orders and chair pre-start meetings
  • Complete on-site measurements and assess payments to contractors
  • Produce sub-contract payments and final accounts
  • Assist with land appraisals when required
  • Attend meetings with senior managers and directors and have direct input in decision making
What you will need:
  • To have held a similar role as a Quantity Surveyor or Assistant, preferably in newbuild housing
  • Ideally with an HND, Degree or equivalent
  • Alternatively, this role could suit someone who is part of the way through their qualification
  • Excellent communication skills written and verbal
  • Have a keen attention to detail
  • Good planning, organisational and team playing skills
  • Be resourceful and able to manage your own time and work to deadlines
  • Must live in the north east
What is in it for you:
  • A great opportunity to be part of a highly motivated team
  • Be involved in helping to grow the business
  • Excellent career development opportunities
  • A competitive salary and added benefits