Quantity Surveyor
Industrial Roofing

Quantity Surveyor - Roofing

Ref: 10574| Posted: 24th Sep 2021

Brief Overview

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Quantity Surveyor to join a fantastic Roofing and cladding specialist sub-contractor to work on large projects in London.


£65k to £75k

About our Client

My client is a great roofing & cladding specialist sub-contractor. They work on projects up to £10million which consist of roofing, cladding & rainscreen systems. Now they are looking to add a Quantity Surveyor to their commercial team.

About the Role

  • Preparing and agreeing valuations with clients and ensuring payments are received in accordance with subcontract agreements.
  • Preparing accurate take off of material quantities from drawings building up Bills of Quants, measures & re-measures.
  • Follow procedures to ensure proper allocation of job cost.
  • Pricing of contract variations.
  • Preparing subcontractor payment certificates, calculation and allocation of subcontractor payments and updating spreadsheets accordingly.
  • Assist in the control of supply chain ensuring full visibility of liabilities.
  • Issue of subcontract enquiries, comparison of quotes, undertake negotiations and placing of comprehensive orders.
  • Contribute to the formulation of monthly financial reports.
  • Negotiation and agreement of final accounts with main contractor QS.
  • Cash flow forecasting across all contracts to project company turnover.
  • Liaising with estimating, design, purchasing and contracts teams to ensure any changes and potential cost overspends are identified as soon as practicable, ensuring costs are recovered and future overspends avoided wherever possible.
  • Working with the Commercial manager to provide cost control and reporting on individual contracts, as well as overview and cost management of all contracts
  • General administration duties as required.

About the Candidate           

Minimum 5 years experience in Quantity Surveyors role for a specialist roofing & cladding sub-contractor

Good IT skills - experienced in the use of Microsoft Office and Microsoft Project

Highly detailed focussed with a ‘right first-time’ attitude

Resilient & Tenacious

Excellent communication skills – verbal and written

Points of Appeal 

Great company to work for
Progression within the company
Interesting projects