Quantity Surveyor

19 September 20222022-09-19
Negotiable DOE
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Quantity Surveyor

St Albans

Negotiable DOE

Recruit12 Construction has a fantastic opportunity for a Quantity Surveyor to join a well-established family-run construction company, that specialise in the creation of high-quality turnkey facilities in partnership with some of the UK’s leading developers, occupiers, retailers, and logistics businesses.

The role is to support the day-to-day running of projects, ensuring that best commercial practices are maintained and that the financial and profitability of the job are maximized.   

As a Quantity Surveyor your responsibilities will include the following:

  • Collating information for monthly reporting (CVR) 
  • Dealing with any pricing variations 
  • Responsible for project changes and variations 
  • Keeping accurate records of work on site 
  • Effective commercial management of onsite activities and change management process 
  • Support of Supply chain partners' assessment and payment 
  • Prepare subcontractor's appointment and proposal documents 
  • Producing subcontractor instruction/variation reports 
  • Preparing final account with subcontractors 
  • Assisting project team with financial implications of site progress decisions 


To be successful in the position of Quantity Surveyor, you will need the following:

  • Experience working on Industrial/Logistics projects would be advantageous  
  • A degree in Quantity Surveying (or currently undertaking qualification for trainee positions) Ambition and drive  
  • Self-motivation and pro-activity   
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written  
  • Good organizational skills  
  • The ability to meet strict deadlines  
  • Good negotiation skills  
  • The ability to work on your own initiative  
  • The ability to drive would be beneficial as the role is site-based 
  • To work to the Company’s quality standards and performance criteria 
  • Co-operate on matters of health and safety and follow the training provided. Take reasonable care of personal and other people’s health and safety at all times 
  • Ensure that department operations are conducted in accordance with the Company’s Health & Safety policy.  Ensure suitable and sufficient risk assessments are conducted considering both staff and non-staff and introduce measures to reduce the risks to as low a level as reasonably practical 
  • Encourage and support your team in enhancing their performance by providing direction, regular feedback, and development opportunities 


Recruit12 is a recruitment specialist working within the Construction, Automotive, Aerospace, and World Class manufacturing sectors.

Important: Please note Recruit12 is only able to place into employment candidates that have a valid EU passport, a European Economic Area (EEA) passport or a valid UK visa.