Quantity Surveyor

Posted 18 August 2023
Salary£60000 - £70000 per annum
LocationCity of London
Job type Permanent
Contact NameVerity Hampson-Smith

Job description

Are you a Quantity Surveyor with a background in residential projects? Do you want to take the next step in your career and join a company where you can contribute to the full cycle of the build process?

Our client are looking for a Quantity Surveyor to join their small and growing team to take ownership of the commercial function and drive their cutting-edge developments from procurement through to completion.

Working developer side you will manage external consultants to ensure that projects stage within budget.

As Quantity Surveyor you will be responsible for;

  • Collaborate closely with the contractors, the technical team, and external consultants to ensure cost-effective planning and execution of residential developments.
  • Utilise your expertise in cost estimation, budgeting, and financial management to drive project success.
  • Conduct thorough analysis of project specifications, materials, and labour costs to provide accurate forecasts and reports.
  • Negotiate with suppliers and subcontractors to secure competitive pricing and maintain strong relationships.
  • Monitor project progress, identifying potential cost overruns and implementing proactive solutions.


  • Bachelor's degree in Quantity Surveying, Construction Economics, or a related field.
  • Proven experience as a Quantity Surveyor, ideally in the development of airspace or high-rise projects.
  • Strong knowledge of quantity surveying practices, cost estimating, and tendering processes.

In return you will join a business with exciting growth plans over the coming years providing plenty of opportunity to progress and flourish in your career.

Offering a salary of up to £70,000 and a flexible working culture where your time will be split between home working, site visits and their Farringdon based office.

Further benefits include company share scheme and unlimited holidays!