• Quantity Surveyor

    Job Locations UK-North East England
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Commercial & Quantity Surveying
  • Overview

    At Robertson, we build much more than just ground-breaking infrastructure. We build brilliant communities, we build forward-thinking businesses, and we build the kind of amazing, career-transforming futures that our people look forward to every day.


    We’re one of the UK’s largest, independently owned construction, infrastructure and support services companies – and we’re still growing fast. The way we work is innovative and transformative, our people are passionate and knowledgeable, our culture is warm, friendly and family-driven, and with over 50 years’ experience of our industry, our clients trust us to deliver everything we promise.


    This role will be working for ROBERTSON ENGINEERING SERVICES based at our offices in Gateshead.

    Your new role

    When it comes to your career, we deliver everything we promise to.


    As an M&E Quantity Surveyor, youll be responsible for:


    • Preparation of sub-contract documentation.
    • Valuing sub-contract accounts and issuing the appropriate notices.
    • Managing and accounting for Sub-Contract change.
    • Agreeing sub-contract Final Accounts.
    • Preparing Interim Applications and agreeing Valuations with the Client’s Surveyor, including work executed and materials on site.
    • Ensuring payments due are made on time and approporiate notices are being received.
    • Change management - including the identification, valuation, tracking and agreement of variations/dayworks.
    • Attending and contributing to Client meetings.
    • Agreeing the Final Account.
    • Reporting to the Commercial Manager on job performance via cost/value comparisons.
    • Regular review of labour and material cost forecasts with the project teams for incoporation into monthly cost/value comparisons.
    • Preparing Cash Flow Forecasts for the Commercial Manager.
    • Attending, contributing and minuting Project Team Meetings.
    • Preparation of design appointments for consultants.
    • Providing full range of commercial and contractual support to the project teams.
    • Contract and sub-contract administration.
    • Ensuring adequate and accurate project records are kept and maintained.


    To join us, we’re looking for:



    • Degree qualified in Quantity Surveying or equivalent
    • 5 years + Quantity Surveying experience within a relevant sector in the Construction industry.


    • A member of the RICS
    • CSCS card holder
    • IT literacy including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Email
    • Verbal and written communication skills
    • Health & Safety knowledge 
    • Analytical & problem solving skills
    • Sales and negotiating skills
    • Track record of running several projects at the same time
    • Excellent cost reporting skills



    What's in it for me

    We also look after our people just as much as we look after our clients, and you’ll discover dedicated training teams to help keep you up to speed, together with a huge range of personal development programmes.


    And on top of a competitive salary and pension, you’ll be able to make the most of a great benefits package, and local team based rewards depending on your role and where you’re based.


    Ready to #TransformYourCareer? Apply now!


    Company: Robertson Group

    Location: Gateshead


    The working hours for this role are 38.75 hours per week


    Robertson is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.


    A full job description can be provided up on request


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