Quantity Surveyor

Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brighton, East Sussex
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Company car + others
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH13576_1557242746
Contact Name: Ben Guppy
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 07, 2019 16:25

Job Description

Quantity Surveyor
Salary up to £65,000 + company car, fuel card and pension
Brighton, South East

Astute Technical Recruitment are currently looking for an experienced Quantity Surveyor on behalf of our client, a leading water services contractor. This is an exciting opportunity to join a leading company with a strong presence across the south coast.

Based out of their offices in Brighton, you will be joining their enthusiastic Commercial team and required to work on several planned and reactive maintenance projects on Water Utility Frameworks across the South East. We are looking for an individual who can work independently and has ambition for further career progression.

Ideally you should have a working knowledge of the Water Industry and be familiar with all NEC3 options.

Responsibilities to include (but not limited to):

  • Confirm budgets and review the contents of the Subcontract orders
  • Issue withholding and payment notices within the correct time scales
  • Updating information on progress of projects
  • Cost Control
  • Maximise Value and Minimise Liabilities
  • Preparation of Accounts
  • Integrated Cost Forecasting
  • Claims Disputing
  • Pricing Additional Variations
  • Preparing Bills of Quantity

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Will be Degree qualified (or HND/HNC Qualified with relevant work experience)
  • Have a Civil/Mechanical/Electrical Engineering background within a Utilities environment (Desirable, not essential)
  • A minimum of 5 years as a Quantity Surveyor
  • Full UK Driving License
  • Should have a working knowledge of NEC3 form of Contract

Salary & Package:
What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • Competitive salary in line with experience
  • Company car & fuel card
  • Pension

If this role is of interest, please contact Ben Guppy on 02393 910038 alternatively email your CV along with a cover letter to

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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