Central London

Quantity Surveyor to Senior Quantity Surveyor.

Real Estate Consultancy – Central London

Quantity Surveyor. London, UK

Up to £50k DOE plus bonus and benefits

Our client:

Our client is one of the UK’s most successful privately owned businesses, with over 620 employees and a turnover in excess of £600 million for 2017. With there continued investment in their Colleagues through there own training academy, and specialist Graduate and Apprentice programmes, and their investment with the communities within we work, they strive to grow a sustainable business meeting the needs of there customers with a clear focus upon the future of the industry.

The role:
Our client is currently recruiting for Quantity Surveyor’s in London for various new project wins.

The ideal candidate will currently be working in the capacity of a Quantity Surveyor or Project Surveyor with a recognised Main Contractor and be able to:

  • Assist Senior Surveyors with the running of projects and attending site meetings.
  • Assist with the preparation of tenders, contract and project related documents.
  • Help with key Commercial Administration Maintain & update records
  • Assist with on-site construction inspections
  •  Manage Sub Contract packages


The successful candidate will have experience in complex and challenging projects in London and the Home Counties. Delivering projects across the South East from £20m up to £80m in the High End Residential, Commercial Office space, Boutique Hotel and Leisure sectors.

  • Candidates are expected to have a good understanding of the below and demonstrate a willingness to develop.
  • 3 – 6 years’ experience with top 10 contractor
  • Good knowledge of forms of contract
  • Experience in commercial management of sub-contractors, including chairing regular meetings, valuations and final account negotiations.
  • Able to manage and effectively monitor sub-contractors
  • Have excellent communication – both oral and written, numeric and computer skills
  • Good problem solving skills
  • Ability to form and develop relationships with a PQS, Design Team and Supply Chain
  • Commercial skills, maximising value recovery, cost control and cash management
  • Good interpersonal skills- ability to work effectively with site management and the rest of the team
  • Ability to use/understand financial reports and final accounts
  • Ability to work as part of a team and to work to own initiative
  • Ability to build strong relationships with all management levels
  • Strong management style
  • Strong Construction technology
  • Highly ambitious and compelled
  • Able to quickly build strong working relationships with people at all levels

For more details, please upload your CV and contact us on 0203 745 7074.

Please note, not all of our opportunities are advertised. Please enquire on the number above, or email Alex at Alex@varnomross.com and I will get back to you.

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