Quantity Surveyor

Date posted: 6th April 2021
Salary: Negotiable – dependent on experience
Location: Bradford
Division: Engineering & Technical
Employment type: Permanent
Reference: 901823
Start date: 6th April 2021
Work hours: 08:30 - 17:00


Compass Resourcing is currently recruiting a Quantity Surveyor for our client in Bradford. The company are a retail, shopfitting subcontractor who work direct with retailers or under a principle contractor. They work with a number of well know clients such as Asda, Morrison’s, M&S etc… The company are extremely busy even in the current market. They would like to recruit a Quantity Surveyor who has at least 3-5 years of experience. The ideal candidate will come from a shopfitting background, but they will also consider QS’s with experience in other subcontracting sectors or main contractor backgrounds.    

Role and responsibilities:            

  • Take offs
  • Liaison with internal teams
  • Attending scoping / survey meetings                                                                     
  • Gaining quotes
  • Cost control
  • Ordering materials
  • Managing a number of projects at any one time
  • Commercial reporting
  • Making valuations
  • Preparing and submitting final accounts
  • Arranging payments to suppliers and contractors
  • Providing advice and forecasts about costs         
  • Client liaison                                                                                                      
  • Final accounting                                                                            

Other Benefits

This is a full time, permanent or temp to perm position, required ASAP.


  • Degree in Quantity Surveying or Construction preferred but not essential
  • Excellent verbal and written English
  • Flexibility working as part of a team or individually
  • Strong numerical and IT skills
  • Commercial awareness
  • Negotiation skill

All Health & Safety risks will be covered in induction. If there is ever an instance in which you do not receive an induction, be sure to call Compass as a matter of urgency.

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