Quantity Surveyor

Quantity Surveyor based in Manchester, £30-40ph PAYE – Reference: 0008 CBF4 / 1


We are currently looking for a Quantity Surveyor to work in our Capital Programmes team.

The Capital Programme Division reports to the City Treasurer and is responsible for developing and delivering approximately £200m pa of Major and Minor Capital Programmes across the City whilst continuously striving to improve the effectiveness of its design, project management and programme delivery capability.


The construction projects undertaken by the service are extensive and varied. These typically include works relating to school construction/maintenance programmes, historic buildings, parks and leisure infrastructure, Manchester Art Gallery, Bridgewater Hall, the National Cycling Centre, the Aquatics Centre, new build housing programmes and the Manchester Christmas Markets.

The Quantity Surveyor appointment will contribute to the ongoing growth, delivery and development of the City Strategy. The successful candidate will ideally demonstrate experience of pre-contract, post contract and cost planning within a construction environment, and will also have experience and knowledge of working with various contracts such as PSPC, JCT and NEC3/4 (ECC and TSC).




This is working full time hours on temporary contract.


Due to high volumes of CVs received we are not able to respond to all unsuccessful applications. You will always however hear from us by phone if we are able to take your CV forward to the next stage.


If you are interested in the role please apply on our website with your CV, alternatively you can email your CV to katie@essentialemploy.co.uk quoting the reference number.


Essential Employment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Essential Employment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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