Quantity SurveyorHigh End Retail, Hotels & Restaurant Fit Out

Quantity Surveyor - High End Retail, Hotels & Restaurant Fit Out - £40k to £45k - Hampshire. A fantastic opportunity for an experienced Quantity Surveyor from a Main Contracting background who has proven commercial delivery of High End Retail, Leisure and Restaurant contracts to join a dynamic Main Contractor based in Andover, Hampshire.

About the Client:

A well-established Principle Contractor who have been established for over 30 years and turnover close to £35m work on a repeat basis for the likes of Hilton Hotels, Louis Vitton and H&M. They work on contracts upwards of £10m and cover the South of England. My client is looking for an experienced Quantity Surveyor in and around Hampshire.

About the Role:

  • Preparation of project budgets, checking projects contracts, administering projects Contracts
  • Measurement of project to check quantities against tender allowances
  • Preparation of tender documents for any sub contract works and specialist suppliers
  • Set budgets for, and raise payments, for direct/subcontract labour; manage variations as they occur; producing fortnight cost reports to their clients
  • Ensure an awareness of their key responsibilities under the contract; ensure regular agreement of site instructions with the client.
  • Ensure payments are received on time in accordance with the contractual payment terms; ensure retention monies are released when due
  • Prepare and discuss the final account for projects.
  • Negotiate and agree final accounts within the set parameters
  • Prepare monthly Cost Value Reports

About the Candidate:

  • Proven experience within a Quantity Surveying position within a Principle Contractor ideally covering High End Retail, Leisure and Restaurant sectors
  • Commercially astute, numerate, risk averse & able to accurately forecast cost & sales
  • Multi-tasking, self-motivated, energetic team player with a flexible and adaptable approach to work
  • Have good practical organisation skills, planning of resources and programme scheduling
  • Be able to provide both summarised and detailed reports, on current activities. Priorities and organise, taking a methodical approach
  • Self-motivated, enthusiastic with a high standard of personal performance
  • Flexible and reliable
  • Ability to use own initiative
  • Present information clearly, concisely and professionally
  • Attention to detail
  • Customer focused
  • Communicator & motivator with ability to communicate across all levels of seniority from the workface through to Senior Management level
  • ‘Can do’ attitude to work
  • Team player
  • Ideally live within a commutable distance of their office in Andover, Hampshire (PLEASE DO NOT APPLY IF YOU ARE NOT LIVING IN THE UK)

Points of Appeal:

  • Competitive salary/package reflective of industry level if not more
  • An opportunity to join an established contractor who have a good reputation for delivering quality projects across Southern England
  • Autonomous environment
  • Working on a diverse range of prestigious contracts for notable clients across the South of England


If you are interested in the above vacancy or wish to discuss any other opportunities please contact Grace Murphy on 0203 640 8989 or email g.murphy@humres.co.uk