Intermediate Quantity Surveyor – Manchester

Job description

We are an established Main Contractor, based in Glasgow and Manchester, undertaking new build, refurbishment, facades, and insurance reinstatement work within the industrial, commercial, residential, and retail sectors throughout the United Kingdom. We celebrated our 40th year anniversary of trading last year and have a proven record of accomplishment in high-performance project delivery.

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an Intermediate Quantity Surveyor to join our commercial team. The role will be full time on a permanent contract, within a fast-paced environment and based at our Manchester Office. Intermittent site visits will be required, the cost of which will be reimbursable. Reporting to the Commercial Director and/or Commercial Manager your duties will include for the following:

Duties include:

  • Review of sub-contractor quotations and placement of any orders
  • Preparation of pre-commencement contribution plan
  • Submission of monthly interim valuations
  • Site measurement
  • Review of sub-contractor applications for payment with issue of any appropriate payment, pay less notices and certificates
  • Preparation of monthly cost report including forecasting
  • Review and action of any contractual correspondence
  • Submission of final accounts
  • Understanding of standard forms of construction contracts
  • Attendance of site meetings and internal team meetings
  • Client and design team interaction

Requirements and skills:

  • Educated to degree qualification in quantity surveying
  • Conversant in software packages such as Microsoft excel, word and outlook
  • Main contracting experience
  • Positive, ‘can-do’ attitude
  • Team player
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • High professional standards aligned with honesty and integrity

We offer a competitive remuneration package, dependent upon experience, and an opportunity for career progression. We are only able to consider applications from candidates eligible to work in the UK and are current UK residents.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Company events
  • Company pension
  • Life insurance
  • On-site parking
  • Sick pay


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus scheme


  • UK Main Contracting construction industry: 3 years (required)
  • UK quantity surveying: 3 years (required)

Ability to Relocate:

  • Manchester, M15: Relocate before starting work (required)

Work Location: In person

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