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Quantity Surveyor

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Building & Construction

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits

  • Contact:

    Dale Roberts

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    0161 233 0034

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    30 Oct 00:00

  • Startdate:


Quantity Surveyor
Salary: £40,000 – £45,000 Plus Excellent Benefits
An established specialist contractor that specialises in streetlighting are now looking to strengthen there team by recruiting a talented and ambitious Quantity Surveyor, to be based near Burnley. They are seeking an experienced Quantity Surveyor with a civil engineering contractor or specialist subcontractor Experience and is looking to take their next career step with a small to medium-sized business where they can develop their skills, implement their systems, play a key role and make a real positive difference. The primary role will be to assist the Commercial and Operational Management team in providing day to day quantity surveying duties on multiple projects.

Tasks to include:
  • On-Site measurement and valuations
  • Procurement of materials and subcontractors
  • Managing risk
  • Cost Value Reporting
  • Material/subcontract procurement and payment
  • Commercial appraisal of tender/contract documents
  • Preparation of Bills of Quantities
  • Preparation of cost estimates 
Skills required
  • This exciting position requires a person who is:
  • Methodical and meticulous in approach
  • Capable of producing high quality written material by hand and using computers
  • Technically minded and possess a high degree of numerical ability
  • An effective communicator and a good team player
  • Conscientious and has a self-disciplined approach
  • Ability to work on multiple projects
  • Good negotiation skills and commercial acumen
  • A degree in Quantity Surveying (or working towards) will be an advantage.
  • Company Car/Phone
  • Private Health Insurance
  • Pension Scheme
  • Training
  • Discretionary Bonus Scheme
If you’re reading this and want more information, call Dale Roberts at Akton Recruitment  on 0161 233 0034 or send me your CV to