Quantity Surveyor

Salary: £30,000

Roles and Responsibilities


Due to continued growth within Apex Construction and Developments Ltd, we currently have a vacancy for an experienced Project Quantity Surveyor to join our growing team based in Cheshire.


We're looking for a 'can-do' person to support the business in a commercial capacity.

Our ideal candidate will embrace the responsibility of making sure orders are fulfilled within agreed timescales and to the correct specifications, and most importantly ensure all work undertaken is completed to our customer’s complete satisfaction.

Necessary Skills & Attributes


  • Proven experience of working in a construction and fit out environment.

  • Adapts willingly, can work to tight timelines and maintain a high level of attention to detail

  • Understanding of day-to-day matters arising within a Construction/Contracting environment and how to

  • Effectively resolve problems that arise.

  • Excellent communication skills at all levels & IT literate

  • Proven ability to work effectively across teams, and communicate effectively at all levels.

  • Strong influencing, negotiation & relationship management skills



  1. To increase team efficiency

  2. Contribute to the growth of the business.

  3. Protecting and enhancing the reputation of the company.

About Apex


Apex Construction and Developments was formed in 2009. It is a family run business with a passion for high quality and great building. The company is completely self funded and enjoys double digit growth every year.
Our growth projections for the next 3 years is in the region of 3000% with exciting projects coming from across the private sector and family estates. We our proud of our reputation and the work we get is primarily driven through recommendation and word of mouth.
We have some exciting plans for growth and at the heart of it all is a great team. We are working hard to develop our process’ and recruit strong and dedicated candidates to work with us for the long term.

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Key Tasks


  • Sending out subcontractor enquires

  • Negotiating subcontract orders

  • Procurement of subcontractors and producing order documents.

  • Producing cash flow forecasts

  • Producing cost reports

  • Price/forecast the cost of the different materials needed for the project

  • Prepare tender documents, contracts, budgets, bills of quantities and other documentation

  • Track changes to the design and/or construction work and adjusting budget projections accordingly

  • Select and/or source construction materials

  • Measure and value the work done on site

  • Pay subcontractors

  • Liaise with the client and other construction professionals, such as site managers, project managers and site engineers.