Quantity Surveyor in the East Midlands

ZAC Recruitment is looking for a first class Quantity Surveyor in the East Midlands. Could this be you?

Our client who are a specialist Glazing sub-contractor who manufacture and supply only are looking to recruit a Quantity Surveyor.

ZAC Recruitment is a leading recruiter of professionals working within the Building Envelope of Construction, with over 16 years experience in supplying highly skilled construction professionals across both the public and private sectors. We work with some of the biggest contractors in the country and are delighted to provide them with some of the best professionals in the business.

As an experienced Quantity Surveyor in the East Midlands, you will bring a passion for excellence to this role. Our client is a specialist sub-glazing contractor who is based in the East Midlands but with offices throughout the UK so you must be prepared to travel in order to secure this role.

Your expertise and experience will be well rewarded as you take responsibility for all commercial and contractual positions on both new and active contracts. You will be responsible for the resolution of disputes and claims, and your consulting skills will see you negotiate the best outcomes and timely payment of invoices for all projects.

You will also be responsible for supporting other companies within the group to secure suitable outcomes across all programs of work. If you are an experienced and highly sought after Quantity Surveyor based in the East Midlands, this is an excellent opportunity to join a specialist subcontractor who are a market leader within the glazing industry.

“Zoe has always been a very attentive and helpful consultant, who likes to understand both the position you are recruiting for and the type of candidate that fits with you and your business, rather than bombard you with CVs for people that don’t meet your criteria. I will be happy to use her services in the future.”


To be considered for this role, you will need to have experience of the following:

  • Selecting, preparing and agreeing contracts
  • Preparation of valuations / applications for payment
  • Effective dispute resolution, through negotiation and/or adjudication
  • Previous QS Experience in Sales Environment

If your skills extend to experience of training staff on contractual matters and a good working knowledge of Quantity Surveying in the façade / fenestration / curtain walling industry, our clients would consider you to be a very attractive proposition.

Here at ZAC Recruitment we work with some the best Quantity Surveyors in the business. We don’t just tick boxes or match buzzwords, we want every candidate we place to secure the perfect position to suit both their professional needs and their personality.

In this particular role, the following personal skills would be desirable:

  • The ability to take your own initiative and works under your own directions
  • The ability to handles pressure and keeps emotions under control during difficult situations
  • Great listening, consulting and communication skills
  • Calm and confident conflict and disagreement management
  • The ability to secure clear agreement and commitment from others using your song persuading, convincing and negotiating skills
  • The willingness to share your expertise and knowledge with others

To apply for this role as a Quantity Surveyor in the East Midlands you will need to hold a relevant QS Qualification (RICS / IOB / other). This is an essential requirement for the position.

Quantity Surveyor In East Midlands – Willing To Travel

This role is effectively based from home, and will require regular UK travel as and when required. You will need to be centrally based and able to commute to offices in Cambridge, Manchester, Kettering, High Wycombe and Bicester. You must also be willing to travel to Denmark to visit the parent company for training purposes and business collaborations.

Your solid experience and professional expertise will be well rewarded as the company is offering an attractive renumeration package in the region of between £45,000 – £50,000 pa as a basic salary. They also offer a comprehensive benefits package including performance related bonus on personal targets of £5,000 pa, a car allowance or a company car, a pension package, private medical insurance and 25 days holiday a year.

If you think you have the drive and the experience to take on this Quantity Surveyor role in the East Midlands, speak to our team today on 07833 500918.