Quantity Surveyor Retail

Linsco Limited
£30,000 per annum
06 Sep 2017
19 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Quantity Surveyor

Linsco Recruitment are currently looking to source a Quantity Surveyor based in a commutable distance to Birmingham. The position has become available due to natural growth and expansion. The retail contractor is based in the West Midlands is seeking to recruit a Quantity Surveyor (Permanent) to work on live projects nationally. The business is mainly focused on the retail sector all with a value from £100k - £5m per project.


  • Produce take offs and bill of quantities or verify existing
  • Preparation and agreement of interim applications
  • Identify and prepare additional items, quotations and claims
  • Preparation and negotiation of final accounts
  • Preparation of subcontract documents
  • Measurement and valuation of sub-contract work
  • Preparation and negotiation of sub-contractors' final accounts
  • Preparation of cost and value financial reporting and forecasting
  • Assist in risk management process
  • Provide site management with commercial support and advice
  • The commercial management typically of one project


  • Experience in retail is essential
  • Experience in working on Design and build projects
  • Working knowledge of NEC / JCT contracts, together with some experience of other standard forms
  • Working knowledge of computerised cost capture / value monitoring systems
  • Report writing skills
  • Must be a team player but also able to work on own initiative
  • HNC/HND/Degree in Construction / Quantity Surveying desirable
  • Experience in pre-construction pricing
  • Price for delivery
  • Client facing experience

Why Apply:

This contractor offers continuous training and development for all their staff ensuring that you continue to improve as a QS, gaining new insight, skills and experience.

If you feel that you have the relevant experience to be successful in this position and would like to find out more please call Francesca Lavelle on or email your cv to

All applications will be dealt with in the strictest of confidence.

Linsco is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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