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Date Added: Wed 17/07/2024

Quantity Surveyor

Reading, RG1, UK
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Job Type: Permanent, Full Time

Salary: £45000 - £63000/annum package

Role: Quantity Surveyor
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Offer: Excellent work life balance, hybrid working, great career prospects, £40,000 to £63,000 starting salary, £5,000 car allowance or car, pension, healthcare 25 days leave + bank holidays & bonus

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Quantity Surveyor with a background in civil engineering or building to join a leading main contractor on a long term, secured programme of work in Berkshire. The Quantity Surveyor will be joining an established, well regarded name within the UK's main contracting sector and working for a business that promises an excellent work life balance, hybrid working, great career prospects and a generous salary & package.

The Quantity Surveyor will play a key role in the successful delivery of various projects across the site as well as building on the relationship with their client. Working closely with the Senior QS and Project Managers, they will be responsible for the overall commercial success on the project with involvement at each stage of the process - from procurement through to negotiation of final accounts.


Measure, record and value work undertaken by subcontractors
Prepare bill of quantities and Schedules of Rates from drawings and specifications
Plan the commercial activities to meet requirements
Manage the procurement process
Collate information relating to cost and value information
Take responsibility for the preparation and agreement of final accounts
Agree and resolve final accounts with all sub-contractors
Ensure compliance with commercial processes and systems
Provide commercial support and guidance to the wider project teamsCandidate

Proven experience as a Quantity Surveyor in the UK for a main contractor
In-depth knowledge of the NEC3 contract
Excellent communication skills
Lives within a reasonable commute of ReadingOn offer is a competitive package that includes:

Salary of £45,000 to £63,000
Company car or car allowance
25 days annual leave + bank holidays
Contributory pension
Private healthcare
Life assurance
Yearly pay reviews
Hybrid workingThe successful Quantity Surveyor can also expect an employer with no glass ceilings to career progression, ongoing personal and professional development, the security of working for a top tier main contractor and the support of an experienced and friendly team.

If you're looking for a new career in Quantity Surveying and would like to be considered for this opportunity the please apply through the portal or get in touch with Matt Clegg at Gold Group today on (phone number removed).

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