Position: Quantity Surveyor – NB Retail Projects

Location: Manchester

Duration: Permanent

Salary: Extremely Competitive + Car or Allowance, Pension Contribution up to 8%, Health Care, Project Related Bonus.

The Role:

KMC are interested to hear from Quantity Surveyors with New Build Construction experience, ideally in the Retail Construction Sector for a position initially Site based on a project in Wigan for an International Main Contractors Manchester Office.

Typically project would tend to cover Supermarkets, Distribution Centres, Retail Parks etc.

In this position you would be reporting to a Senior Quantity Surveyor or Senior Commercial Manager  and you would be responsible for carrying out the commercial role on the project in line with the companies processes and procedures to ensure the companies contractual and commercial position is protected and financial performance is enhanced.

  • Identifying, managing, reducing and driving out unnecessary costs and inefficient activities.
  • Identifying, managing and continually demonstrating the value of the companies service to clients through the effective use of Management Information.

  • Maximising cash flow through timely preparation of valuations, submission of invoices and receipt of payment.

  • Developing high level of understanding of planning, programming and works order tracking to ensure accurate progress reporting.

  • Fully understanding the project measures and performance criteria and influencing the performance of our suppliers and teams against these metrics.
  • You will also be tasked with developing and supporting Graduate / Assistant QS’s on projects.


Candidates will ideally be Degree Qualified, if this is in Quantity Surveying it would be preferable.

Experience of UK New Build Construction projects – ideally in the Commercial/ Retail Sector but this is not essential.

UK Driving Licence.

On Offer:

A very competitive Salary is on offer for these roles, negotiable dependant upon each candidates level of experience. Benefits Package includes Car or Allowance, Pension Contribution up to 8%, Health Care, Project Related Bonus.

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Your details will not be sent until a preliminary discussion with KMC has taken place and you have agreed your details can be discussed with our client

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