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Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cambridge
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 12022
Contact Name: Lilian Wilkes
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 12, 2020 09:22

Job Description

Rubicon Consulting is currently recruiting for a Quantity Surveyor based in Cambridge on a Permanent basis


Our client provides the solution of choice for fibre-optic connectivity.


Job specification: -

  • Subcontract management: to monitor and verify subcontract expenditure
    including the administration of subcontract payments, implementation of
    subcontract change control including issuing Subcontractor Instructions and
    evaluation of subcontract compensation events
  • Create accurate forecasts and budgets
  • Produce accurate reports to client and build client relationships
  • Ensure timescales and contract commercial deliverables are met
  • Ensure both processes and compliance are effectively followed and delivered
  • Minimise the costs of a project and enhance value for money, while still
    achieving the required standards and quality
  • Identify and manage commercial risks and opportunities
  • Ensure all commercial and administrative systems and procedures are
  • Budget and cost control procedures to be followed
  • Invoicing of customers, sub-contractors and suppliers
  • Maximise cash flow
  • Assess and review contractual and commercial risks
  • Ensure works are valued and analysed to determine the true value of the



Requirements: -

  • Degree in Quantity Surveying
  • 5-7 previous years of experience in the construction industry
  • CSCS card
  • Full Driving License
  • Ability to travel throughout the UK
  • Pro-active and self-motivated with a solid work ethic, consistently achieving
    goals and meeting deadlines
  • Successful track record in managing all costs from the inception to final
  • Capability to manage projects from feasibility through to completion with
    minimum supervision
  • Excellent communicator with clients, colleagues & public
  • Demonstrated ownership of all aspects of the job
  • Passion for excellence
  • Meticulous attention to detail


Desirable: -

  • MRICS qualified or working towards Chartership
  • Experience as a Quantity Surveyor for a main contractor or specialist
    contractor in telecoms sector

Should this be suitable please send your CV to me, alternatively, if you know someone who may be looking for a job like this, please feel free to pass this on.

Our Company

Rubicon Consulting is a Talent management consultancy which helps you to optimise business performance and competitive advantage by choosing the right people first time!