Quantity Surveyor - Civil Engineering

Orwell Consulting Ltd
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
£40000 - £55000/annum Plus Package
Closing date
Sep 30, 2022

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Quantity Surveyor - Civil Engineering

Coventry (Covering Midlands area)

£40,000 to £55,000 plus package


Our client is a well established Civil Engineering Contractor with a proven track record of successful project delivery. The company are looking for an experienced Quantity Surveyor to manage 2-3 projects at any time. You will be working alongside a Senior Quantity Surveyor to deliver projects within the Midlands region.

This role will form a crucial part of the newly formed commercial team, working alongside Project delivery teams to manage all commercial aspects of projects up to £5m value. Being at the forefront of a reputable, exciting and growing business, you will adopt the Group core values to maintain exemplary Customer relationships, whilst protecting the business from commercial risk.

The company offer hybrid working for the successful candidate.


Provide Quantity Surveying / commercial activities across a portfolio of client whilst integrating with Project Managers and the wider team to support all commercial aspects. You will also:

* Manage the Cost Value Reconciliation (CVR) process

* Capture, compile, submit and agree variations

* Ability to manage sub-contractor processes and payments, valuations, variations, interim payment applications and final accounts

* Forecasting revenue profile and margin expectations

* Identify commercial risk and mitigate to protect the business


We are looking for someone with a strong, proven background within Quantity Surveying at an intermediate level with previous experience of managing multiple projects and the ability to work using their own initiative.

* Quantity Surveying techniques including take offs and contract administration

* Civil Engineering knowledge

* Various Forms of Contract

* Financial and commercial management

* Degree in Quantity Surveying or equivalent HND/HNC

* Desirable to be a member of a Professional Body

* Excellent IT Skills including MS Excel, with the ability to learn new systems quickly

* Excellent communication, interpersonal and negotiation skills

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