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Sector: Construction | Job Type: Permanent | Salary: £55k - £60k

Quantity Surveyor – Reading – Permanent

Our Client is a commercial interior specialist, undertaking office Cat A and B fit-outs and refurbishments.

Our client has completed projects ranging from £150,000 up to £2.5m.

The need now exists for a Quantity Surveyor.

You will be responsible for overseeing a proportion of commercial work in order to minimise the costs of projects and enhance value for money, while still achieving the required standards and quality.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Reviewing contract documents, including bills of quantities and preliminaries.
  • Assisting in establishing a client's requirements and undertaking feasibility studies.
  • Advising on procurement strategy.
  • Financial controlling accountability.
  • Identifying, analysing and developing responses to commercial risks.
  • Preparing and analysing tender returns.
  • Providing advice on contractual claims.
  • Analysing outcomes and writing detailed progress reports.
  • Re-measuring projects insuring they match with the Estimators bill of quantities.
  • Overview of sub-contractor accounts.
  • Managing valuation and sub-contractor invoicing.
  • Needs to be aware of the different building contracts in current use.
  • Performing risk and value management and cost control.
  • Liaising with professional teams, especially quantity/building surveyors.
  • Understanding and making sure health and safety regulations are adhered to.


Suitable candidate must have a minimum 5 years’ commercial office interiors contract management experience on project values from £50k to £2.5m on both refurbishment and fitting out projects and be able to demonstrate a solid track record of overseeing and delivering profitable commercial projects.

 In return our client offers a competitive salary plus package.


0207 609 7769


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