Service Care Solutions Ltd

Quantity Surveyor

A housing provider based in Nottinghamshire is looking for a Quantity Surveyor to join their team.

This is a full time, temporary ongoing agency role and the successful candidate will have a full relevant QS degree qualification, extensive experience with repairs and maintenance projects, have experience with domestic properties and ideally experience in a similar local authority or housing role.

The main purpose of the role is to provide the management function of the estimating, quantity surveying, prework surveying and project management functions on the Development works.

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate the following;

Degree in quantity surveying or HNC in Building Studies -Professional Qualification i.e.


Minimum of 3 years for a construction / Housing related organisation

Experience of workload demand planning and developing resourcing strategies to deliver the work plan

Have good techniques and processes for tracking progress with tasks assigned to others and for dealing with delivery issues

Substantial experience of preparing, monitoring and controlling budgets within a value for money framework

The main responsibilities associated with the role are as follows;

Full ownership of tenders from inception to project launch including control of all commercial and financial aspects of projects

Liaise with management to ensure commercial risks regarding insurances and terms and conditions of contract are fully understood

Ability to change specification if there is scope to do so and manage the approval of variations to contracts to ensure the continuance of work on projects

Understanding the clients requirements

Handover of tender to post contract team to ensure that the tender submission is clear and understood

Deliver the project financially and to a high level of client satisfaction

Certify monthly interim valuations, including verifying previous payments to nominated sub-contractors and where appropriate checking materials off site

Certify and monitor variations including, managing provisional sums, contingencies etc.

The client is looking to move quickly with appointing to this position and as such is offering an hourly rate of £27.92 - £34.13 p/hr Umbrella Ltd (Approx.

£685 - £800 p/week NET after deductions).

If this position sounds of interest, please email a copy of your up to date CV to or call Jamal at Service Care Construction on 01772 208967.

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