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Estimating / QS

Job Description

Permanent Role

About the role
Working closely with clients, architects, and engineers to understand project requirements and prepare detailed estimates / tender submissions.
If successful to then manage costs and budgets for construction projects, ensuring that they are completed on time and within budget.

Key Responsibilities

  • Review project specifications, drawings and contract documents to understand project scope and requirements.
  • Conduct site visits to gather data and assess the condition of the site.
  • Identify and quantify materials, equipment, labour and other resources needed for the project.
  • Analyze project data to prepare accurate cost estimates and ensure profitability.
  • Prepare and submit tenders and quotes.
  • Monitor cost estimates and budgets for multiple construction projects.
  • Managing and maintaining records of all project costs, including materials, labour, and equipment.
  • Preparing cost reports internally.
  • Preparing and overseeing submission of Client applications / valuations.
  • Reviewing and negotiating contracts with sub-contractors and suppliers.
  • Measuring and valuing variations to the original project scope.
  • Managing the payment process for sub-contractors and suppliers.
  • Ensuring compliance with all relevant health and safety regulations.


  • Degree in Quantity Surveying or a related field.
  • At least 2+ years of experience in the construction industry.
  • Excellent numerical and analytical skills.
  • Strong communication and negotiation skills.
  • Proficient in the use of computerized cost management systems.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Knowledge of relevant building and construction regulations.

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