Position: Quantity Surveyor / Estimator.

Hours: Permanent Full Time

Due to favourable market conditions, we have a requirement for a Quantity Surveyor / Estimator, preferably with experience within the Construction sector.

The position consists of but not limited to, the following responsibilities;

  • Produce quantities from drawings
  • Preparation of cost plans and feasibility studies
  • Produce pre tender estimates when required
  • Assist in the Business Development process in producing information for PQQs and Tenders in relation to the project deliverable to the client and the project deliverable requirement to the business
  • Tender document production: bills of quantities, scope of works and specifications
  • Review tender returns and produce tender reports
  • Attend site visits and Progress Meetings to review valuations
  • Preparation of financial reports
  • Understanding of period cost reporting and comparison with budget/forecast
  • Review and agree variations with contractors and clients
  • Produce final accounts
  • Ensure prompt submission of invoices and applications for payment
  • Produce contract documentation
  • Ensure all duties are carried out in accordance with standard company HSE procedures
  • Produce Instructions for contractors as necessary
  • Take responsibility to manage jobs at any value

The successful candidate needs to meet the following criteria:

  • A membership to a relevant professional body and/or working towards a relevant professional qualification such as RICS/CIOB/RIBA/ICE/CIBSE
  • Has at least 5 years Quantity Surveyor / Estimator experience
  • Holds a valid CSCS card
  • Holds a full drivers licence
  • Is proficient in administration, writing, numeracy, IT and MS Office
  • Has proven ability to work as part of a team and on own initiative
  • Has enthusiasm and results focus, together with an ability to work well under pressure and to tight deadlines
  • Is prepared to travel and work out of hours if and when required

To apply for this role, please submit your CV and a Covering Letter to:

The appointment is also dependant on suitable references.

Stamford Contracts Ltd is an equal opportunities employer.