Skilled Careers


Quantity Surveyor

Location: Cambridgeshire

Skilled Careers are currently recruiting for a couple of key clients looking for a Quantity Surveyor in Cambridge – this will be an office based role working for a contractor.

Unique opportunity to work for a distinguished contractor in Cambridge with a solid order book, they are looking for an experienced Quantity Surveyor to support team on a variety of commercial projects up to the value of £8million – projects absed in Cambridge, Bedford, Northampton.

This contractor focuses mainly on commercial projects up to the value of £8million as well as some smaller residential schemes. This is great opportunity to be part of business who are built for success. Everyone is hands on in the business and they have great friendly but professional culture in the office.

Overview of Role

To maximise the commercial efficiency of the project or projects whilst reducing the risk profile for the business.
All Quantity Surveying duties including measurement, valuation and agreement of work sections.
Preparation of tender enquires for subcontract works packages and analysis of tender returns followed by package recommendation report.
To establish and maintain relationships with the clients and supply chain partners
Preparation of interim applications for payment and internal valuations.
Administration and settlement of subcontractors
Preparation of loss and expense submissions
Assist the accounts team with matching invoices to orders and delivery notes and the correct allocation of cost to projects.


Quantity Surveying experience from a contractor
Ownership of project budgets and costs
Delivery of budgeted profit margins
Effective main / trade contractor procurement and management
Commercial Management / Quantity Surveying Qualification
Professional Qualification such as MCIOB, MRICS, CIPS or SCM (desirable)

If you are interested in this exceptional opportunity, please call me for a confidential discussion on 02070657273 or email your details to

  • Sector: ,
  • Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum 5k Car allowance
  • Ref: SC005202
  • Consultant: admin
  • Posted: 26 Jun 2020

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