Quantity Surveyor – Capital Programmes Team

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Quantity Surveyor - Capital Programmes Team
Interim Position

Redditch (HQ) 19016

Posted: 10th July 2024 11:07
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  • Pay Rate:

    £34.00 per hour PAYE

  • Hours per Week:

    37 Monday – Friday, normal working hours

  • This opening assignment is for 6 months


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What's involved with this role:

Interim Quantity Surveyor - Capital Programmes Team

Reference no: Redditch (HQ) 19016

Pay rate: £34.00 per hour PAYE

Hours per week: 37 Monday – Friday, normal working hours

This opening assignment is for 6 months


Quantity Surveyor to support the Capital Programmes Team in Contract Management of projects for multiple property’s and estates. These works include but not limited to Balcony replacement, Internal Refurbishment (Bathroom & Kitchens), Void Refurbishments, Disrepair, Roofing program, FRA Works, Energy Efficiency. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Prepare contract documents (Tenders, Bills of Quantities, Work schedules, Specifications and Schedule of Rates) and to procure goods, services and works contracts. This will include participating in the evaluation of tenders and reporting on the outcome.
  • Undertake site measurement and the valuation of works undertaken including the preparation of payment notification and all relevant associated documentation.
  • Prepare and agree costs for variations and non-standard items of work.
  • Prepare, analyse and agree claims and final accounts.
  • Produce relevant financial reports for projects and contracts.
  • Maintain knowledge of standard methods of measurement and standard forms of contracts.
  • Assess, collate and present leaseholder contributions together with relevant service charges and conduct a review where required.
  • Assist and prepare any relevant returns associated with Government or Regulator requirements including external funding providers. 

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If you are successful in securing this role, please note that for the entire duration of this contract, regardless of extension you will be working this role at the PAYE rate that has been advertised. For absolute clarity, we only work on a PAYE basis, rather than entertaining umbrella pay terms, we do not offer Ltd/umbrella or outside IR35 rates. If you wish to understand PAYE vs Umbrella more, please let us know and we can send you some additional information for clarity.

Due to the number of CVs being sent to us under current market conditions, we cannot, unfortunately, respond to all applications. If, therefore, you have not heard from us within 3 days please make a working assumption that you have not been shortlisted on this occasion. We will, however, be very happy to receive future applications from you for other roles

Please quote the Job Title & Vacancy Reference No. in your application, or we will be unable to match your CV to the role being applied for.

Other “Essential Requirements” – Please check to ensure that your CV addresses the following items:


  • Degree or equivalent in Quantity Surveying


  • Knowledge of various forms of Building Contracts
  • Knowledge of Health and Safety Legislation


  • At least 2 years’ post qualification experience within the Construction Industry to include pre and post contract Quantity Surveying duties
  • Experience of budget management covering both revenue and capital together with external funding sources
  • Experience of creating and issuing relevant contract administration documents
  • Experience of using IT systems including Microsoft Office and in particular Excel. 

Skills & Abilities:

  • Must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills 
  • Must be able to produce and present information in a well-structured and concise way
  • Must be able to understand detailed verbal instructions and be able to interpret written work instructions, drawings and plans
  • Must be able to work alone or as part of a team to achieve the aims and objectives of the service


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Job Ref: Redditch (HQ) 19016
Quantity Surveyor - Capital Programmes Team
Client Category: Local Authority

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Client Category: Local Authority

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