Welcome to Golden Egg Recruitment Group |  Call us on 0161 974 7080


Welcome to Golden Egg Recruitment Group |  Call us on 0161 974 7080


Quantity Surveyor - Manchester

Quantity Surveyor - Manchester


Location: Manchester

Our client is a local organisation of trusted professionals offering multi-disciplined building services.
We are currently looking to fill the role of Quantity Surveyor based out of our clients Manchester Office. This post is a permanent full-time post and is subject to a 6 month probationary review and is an excellent opportunity to develop a career within their progressive and successful business.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Quantity Surveyor. You will play a key role in construction projects. Managing the costs from the early design plans, through to the Practical Completion and beyond. You will be responsible for securing the successful financial delivery of projects by controlling costs, progressing monthly valuations and managing variations and changes.


Person Specification

Interpersonal Skills – Clear and Concise communicator with a positive demeanour. Awareness of other people and environment and own impact on these. Skilled with Team members and external Clients etc.

Tenacity – ability to stay with a problem or line of thought until the matter is settled or the objective is no longer reasonably obtainable; perseverance.

Ownership – Takes responsibility for delivery of work tasks / projects. Takes pride in achievement.

Decisiveness – readiness to evaluate alternatives, make decisions and judgements, and to take action accordingly.

Planned and organised – Establish and efficient course of action for self and for others that will allow attainment of deadlines and goals. Establish sense of urgency.

Critical Thinking – Ability to draw sound inferences from facts, recognise assumptions, discriminate between strong and weak arguments, reason logically, become aware of advantages and disadvantages of proposed action.

Proven record of delivering on-time quality work within budget and with minimal supervision

Detail Handling – Tolerance for and ability to handle the details for the paperwork associated with the job.

Initiative – Actively influencing events rather than passively accepting; sees opportunities and acts on them. Originates action or ideas.


Key Experience and Qualification

  • Experience working within the bespoke housing sector.
  • Third Level qualification in Quantity Surveying
  • 5 years post qualification experience in a surveying role, preferably within a building construction environment.
  • Exceptional IT literacy including strong knowledge of Microsoft Office products, as well as cost value reporting procedures
  • Experience in the JCT form of contract administration from a client and Sub-Contractor perspective
  • Commercial awareness and astute sense of commercial risks posed



£50,000 - £60,000

Job type: Permanent

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07581 201197

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