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Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Orpington, London
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + 6000 car allowance
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: Permanent
REF: QS1_1628180392
Contact Name: Isabelle Cowleard
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 month ago

Job Description

I am currently looking to speak to Surveyors within the Kent area who have experience within the internal stage of fit out and refurbishment projects. The role is to survey and manage the financial aspects of contracts.

The company are an established contractor specialising in painting and decorating working with several public and private sector companies they have now built long lasting relationships with.

Role: Quantity Surveyor

Location: Based out of Orpington working mobile across London and home counties

Contract: Permanent

Package: £50,000 + £6000 car allowance


  • Managing financial and technical aspects of contracts including procurement, invoicing, and payment to minimise cost and maximise value
  • Ensuring tenders are measured and calculated by rates and estimations with the team
  • Ensure all work issued has labour targets
  • Develop and maintain relationships with the workforce, customers, subcontractors, and suppliers
  • Developing specific method statements
  • Understand cost base and production levels to secure work for the branch
  • Maintain several specialist subcontract and supplier contracts, sufficient to avoid reliance on any one company
  • Ensure quality of subcontract orders are sufficient
  • Ensure all contracts have a measurable track to record financial progress
  • Monitor all ongoing costs against original tender
  • Attend ad hoc meetings
  • Ensure submitted invoices are paid on time


  • Experience surveying within the construction industry
  • Completion of mandatory IHASCO training
  • CSCS
  • Financial awareness
  • Operational awareness
  • Excellent communication skills and teamwork
  • Full UK driving license

If you are interested in the role please call or email Isabelle on 02039170690 or