Quantity Surveyor

Job Details

Location: Exeter, Devon
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: £50000 - £55000
Sector: Civil Engineering, Groundworks, Construction, Housing, New Build, Quantity Surveyor,
Contact: Kalina Quelch
Contact Email: [email protected]
Contact Phone: 01752 421888
Start Date: ASAP
Expiry Date: 07/01/2024
Job Ref: 10623-ExtQS


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Quantity Surveyor



Sphere is currently recruiting an experienced Quantity Surveyor on behalf of a reputable Groundworks/Civils contractor based in Exeter, with a strong client base, they specialise in delivering high-quality projects within the construction industry. As they continue to expand their operations, they are seeking a skilled and experienced Quantity Surveyor to join their team.


Job Description:

As a Quantity Surveyor, you will play a crucial role in the company, ensuring the successful financial management of projects. Your primary responsibility will be to accurately estimate and control costs throughout the project lifecycle while maintaining strong relationships with clients and suppliers.



  • Sub-contractor procurement
  • Monitor project costs, budgets, and cash flow.
  • Conduct regular site visits, cost variations, and take-offs.
  • Prepare and negotiate contracts, variations, and claims with clients, subcontractors, and suppliers.
  • Conduct thorough cost analysis and value engineering.
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date records of all financial transactions and project documentation.
  • Carry out valuations, payments and final accounts.


  • A degree in Quantity Surveying, Civil Engineering, or a related field.
  • Proven experience as a Quantity Surveyor within the Groundworks/Civils sector.
  • Strong knowledge of construction contracts and cost control
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, with a keen eye for detail.
  • Effective communication and negotiation abilities, with the capability to build and maintain relationships with clients and stakeholders.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team, managing multiple projects simultaneously.

On Offer

  • A competitive salary package circa £55,000 & Package, along with opportunities for professional growth and development.

If you are a dedicated and results-driven Quantity Surveyor looking to join a dynamic team, please submit your application with a detailed CV and cover letter.


To Apply:

For an informal discussion please call Kalina on 01752 421888 or click the inviting red button in the upper right-hand corner to apply and embark on this journey with us!


Sphere Solutions are a market leader in the Southwest & Wales construction recruitment sector. With offices in St. Austell, Plymouth, Bristol, Cardiff, Swansea and Southampton.


We pride ourselves on building long-term relationships with local, regional and national contractors, developers and consultancies and offer a bespoke, discreet and professional service delivered by highly experienced consultants.


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