The Company

Our client is a major main construction and engineering contractor with 100 years’ experience in the industry; they have an impressive private and public portfolio of major build, civil and rail projects with values in excess of £200m+. They are a principal supply chain partner on a number of a high-profile framework agreements and are a trusted organisation who are strongly cash positive with a healthy track-record of profit growth.

The Project

As an experienced Project Quantity Surveyor, you will work alongside a team of industry experts and collaborate with commercial professionals on new build/ refurbishment projects up to £30m across various core sectors such as education, healthcare, commercial and leisure.


For this role it is essential that you carry the following skills as a minimum;

  • IT skills
  • Effective time management
  • Superb negotiation capabilities
  • Analytical and Mathematical skills
  • Excellent sales and presentation skills
  • Ability to multitask and prioritise projects
  • Strong communication and attention to details
  • Understanding of construction laws and regulations
  • The ability to accurately estimate the costs associated with the project
  • A solid understanding of construction materials, methods, and techniques

It is also essential that you hold the experience below;

  • History of delivering commercial packages on new build / refurbishment projects with build values in excess of £10m+

The Role

  • Job Title: Project Quantity Surveyor
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Manchester
  • Project: £30m – Various new build/refurbishment healthcare, education, commercial and leisure projects
  • Reporting to: Commercial Manager


  • Analysis of tender allowances
  • Preparing material reconciliations
  • Cash management and maximization
  • Reporting directly to a Senior Quantity Surveyor
  • Preparing and submitting material delivery sheets
  • Preparation and administration of procurement advice, tenders and tender reviews
  • Participate in the recording of delays & preparation of any request for extensions of time
  • Generate/maintain relevant records, accurate filing and support for all commercial functions
  • Build & maintain sustainable and productive relationships with existing clients and subcontractors
  • Ensure deadlines are actively managed and progress is reported to supervisors as required
  • Measurement and valuation of works (on site and from drawings) for valuations & variations as directed by line manager
  • Assisting in preparation of financial reports by taking relevant site measurements and/or measuring from drawings as directed by line manager

This is a permanent position with an excellent salary on offer for the successful candidate. For more information or to apply please contact James Shorte – Associate Director or Emily O’Grady – Executive Senior Resourcer at Caval on 0113 203 1245

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