Graduate Quantity Surveyor

Location: Chigwell

The Graduate Quantity Surveyor will support our Senior Quantity Surveyors in our Highways Division. The role will be working on interesting civil engineering schemes and projects can include highways, infrastructure, bridges and general heavy civils.

Key Responsibilities

Provide general assistance to Senior Quantity Surveyors
Assist with preparing plans, contracts, budgets, bills of quantities and other documentation
On-site measurement and measurement of drawings as required
Assist with identifying potential risks and evaluate options for control
On-going cost analysis of maintenance and repair work
Feasibility studies of client’s requests
Assist with preparation of estimates and analysing sub-contractors’ quotations
Assist with preparation and agreeing variation accounts
Prepare and issue certification for contract payments to sub-contractors
Assist with providing evidence for resolution of disputes

Equal Opportunities

We are committed to equality of opportunity for all staff and applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships.

We also place high importance on our inclusive recruitment policy and will do our very best to support those applicants who may need adjustments in order to take part in the recruitment process.

Please do let us know if you require any additional assistance on 01473 238300.

Skills Required

We are seeking a proactive problem solver, a confident communicator, with the ability to liaise effectively with a range of other professionals.
Graduates holding an undergraduate or Masters degree in Quantity Surveying, Commercial Management (or similar) with 1 year experience either in an industrial placement year or post graduate.
•Excellent verbal and written English and be able to demonstrate innovative approaches to problem solving as well as the ability to handle the financial and mathematical demands of the role by possessing impressive numeracy skills.
Due to the nature of the role a full UK driving license is essential and the successful candidate will be happy to travel throughout our Southern region
Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK without restriction.

Benefits Package

Life assurance cover (4x annual salary)
Company car
Company pension scheme (we match up to 6%)
25 days holiday plus bank holidays (with an option of buying more holiday)
Extensive training programmes
Cycle-to-work scheme
Employee Benefits Platform & Employee Assistance Programme
Company social calendar including regular fun days and a broad range of charity events
A supportive business that genuinely wants to help you progress in your career
The Great Escape - leaving work early every Friday.


Please send us your CV and a covering letter

Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within two weeks please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful.