Quantity Surveyor

Position: Quantity Surveyor

Location: County Durham

Salary Guide: £40,000 – £50,000 Plus Excellent Package

Quantity Surveyor for water and wastewater projects working for a Tier 1 contractor supporting the delivery of Northumbrian Water projects, ensuring the successful financial completion of challenging construction projects from contract award through to completion, as a key member of a successful project management team.

The responsibilities for this role include:

  • Subcontract procurement from initial inquiry to placement of order.
  • Financial management of subcontractor account from commencement on site to negotiation and agreement of final account.
  • Preparation of monthly application for payment to the client and ensuring timely certification and payment.
  • Preparation of monthly cost value reconciliation report.
  • Preparation of monthly cost and value to complete forecast in conjunction with Site Manager.
  • Undertaking contractual notifications, early warnings, compensation events.
  • Preparation of final accounts.
  • Assisting in cost and risk management.
  • Development of supply chain relationships with suppliers and sub-contractors for the benefit of the project and future contracts.

Skills, Qualifications & Experience:

  • Qualification at HND level as a minimum (or equivalent qualification)
  • Comprehensive experience in a similar position with a medium to major size Civil Engineering Contractor
  • Relevant experience on challenging and diverse projects with major clients e.g. Highways England, Water Companies, Petro/Chem
  • Sound commercial/contractual knowledge
  • Experience using NEC family of contracts
  • Valid CSCS card


  • BSc Degree in Quantity Surveying
  • Possesses experience working on a Framework or in a collaborative environment
  • Experience in dispute documentation – adjudication / legal

Job Information

Job Reference: 886711_1604677596
Salary From: £
Salary To: £
Job Locations: International
Job Types: Permanent
Job Skills: Commercial

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