Quantity Surveyor

  • Location
    Durham, Durham
  • Salary
    £ 30000 - £ 35000 / Year
  • Category
    Construction & Property - Quantity Surveyor
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Construction and Property
  • External Reference
    JN-122018-40019

Adecco Sunderland has a fantastic opportunity to join a well-established expanding company based just south of Durham as a Quantity Surveyor to strengthen their existing team on a permanent basis.



My client offers a competitive salary dependant on experience. They also offer excellent training, its an opportunity to learn from the best



Main Duties/Responsibilities:


Contribute to and attend financial and progress meetings with the client engineers and subcontractors as required.


Produce and process formal subcontract documents and certify interim and final payments and final subcontract account.
Produce and send enquiries to subcontractors inviting them to tender and engagement with supply chain.
Receive and analyse quotations, liaising with Contracts Managers and Site Agents regarding price, proven history, availability etc.
Notify in writing both successful and unsuccessful subcontractors in a timely manner.
Manage resources.
Produce bill of quantity/activity schedule for payment purposes.
Client visits.



The ideal candidate will have:


Must have a Quantity Surveying degree


Previous QS experience preferably within the building services industry.


Excellent communication skills are essential


Driven and ambitious with the desire to start and you're your career.


To be able to communicate at all levels.


To have a methodical approach and can resolve issues as and when these arise.


Ability to work well as part of a team and on your own.



Hours of work are 9-5 Monday to Friday and a full UK driving licence is required.



Should you feel you have the skills and are happy with the location then please feel free to apply for this role.

Adecco UK are an equal opportunities employer.


Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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Please apply with your CV to: Kirstie Hudson