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Mark Hazelton

Date Posted: 2-Jul-18


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Quantity Surveyor

Cardiff, UK

Quantity Surveyor

£50,000 - £55,000 per annum


We are seeking a Quantity Surveyor with broad commercial skills and a strong background in Residential Construction whilst understanding the commercial drivers, risk profiles and key success factors for construction works.

Looking after 2-3 projects at a time, ranging in value from £4M to £30M, mainly residential, you will be based on site for a proportion of your week. We are looking for a strong, able, financially aware qunatity surveyor, looking to progress towards Senior Surveyor in the near future.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Pursue opportunities to obtain tender documents
  • Completion and submission of PQQs Pre-Contract
  • Assess tender documents to ensure sufficient information available to prepare tender
  • Take off quantities
  • Prepare and issue sub-contract enquiries and assessment of quotations upon receipt
  • Prepare and issue material supply enquiries and assessment of quotations upon receipt
  • Complete tender documents for submission
  • Prepare specifications and / or Contractors proposals
  • Submit tenders and follow up
  • Post tender negotiations
  • Maintain contract documentation and advise on pre tender and post contract matters
  • Preparation and issue of contractual letters to clients and / or sub-contractors
  • Post contract liaison with clients
  • Carry out take offs for material procurement
  • Sub-contract negotiation and letting
  • Preparation and submission of interim valuations
  • Site measurement
  • Manage and value variations
  • Agreement and certification of sub-contractors’ interim valuations and final accounts
  • Preparation and submission of several works final account
  • Agreement of final accounts

Qualifications and Skills

  • Degree calibre
  • Driving licence
  • Good IT skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • High degree of personal motivation
  • Ability to work as part of a close-knit team and manage numerous activities/projects simultaneously
  • Ability to work on own initiative and with the minimum of supervision
  • Flexibility with regard to working across all areas of the business, and hours to meet the requirements of this challenging position.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: Negotiable, circa £50,000 plus package (car or allowance, pension, 28 days holiday, etc)

Please call Mark Hazelton at O’Neill and Brennan on 0117 2033457 / 07780 433098 for full details or email your CV to m.hazelton@oandb.co.uk

If this role isn't quite right for you, please feel free to call us for a confidential discussion regarding your next move. 


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