Humres Technical Recruitment Limited

Quantity Surveyor Groundworks

Location: Bristol

Type: Permanent

Salary: £50,000 Per Year

Posted on: 01/02/2024

We are searching for a Quantity Surveyor for a market-leading Groundwork contractor to carry out surveying duties on a range of projects, including high-end residential apartments, hotels, and commercial and mixed-use developments. 

The role will include developing close inter-relations with Clients and Subcontractors and maintaining profitable contracts. It is a key appointment for the business and underpins the continued growth aspirations of the Business Unit. Reports directly to the Commercial Director.

The role boasts future progression, a competitive salary & all expenses paid travel opportunities.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Attending tender handover meetings on secured projects and taking responsibility for all relevant cost information.
  • Form contract budgets from tender information calculating total profit/loss forecasts.
  • Carry out monthly budget monitoring.
  • Providing interim cost and value reconciliation, and monitoring cash flows for projects on Oracle.
  • Preparation and agreement of interim Applications for Payment and Final Accounts, all aspects of measurement
  • Preparation and compilation of subcontract documentation with appropriate orders.
  • Implement subcontract payment controls, variations, materials, contra charges, and claims.
  • Record keeping of site progress, ensuring compliance with company procedures.
  • Liaise and coordinate with all business unit departments to improve all levels of communication to benefit and develop the companies’ objectives.

Experience and Qualifications:

  • Quantity Surveyor experience within the Groundwork sector. 
  • Experience in managing commercial procedures i.e. cost reporting.
  • Able to demonstrate alignment and work in line with the company values 


  • Staff pension scheme and employer contributions.
  • Death in service benefit.
  • Staff training & development program.
  • Long-term career prospects within a growing and financially stable business.
  • Private health care options.
  • First class working environment, newly refurbished and enhanced headquarters building including; 150 seater staff restaurant on site, breakout areas and refreshments points, onsite staff gym.
  • Excellent workplace culture and team approach enhanced by team building activities and staff away days.