Chartered Quantity Surveyor

  • £45,000
  • -
  • £70,000

Cost Management

  • Location: Oxford
  • Posted on:
  • Type: Permanent

A chartered quantity surveyor, is required by a well-established practice in Oxford. They are looking for an individual who is technically competent and able to shoulder responsibilities.

About the client:

The company has a friendly yet open culture where they align themselves as a people’s business rather than being an all rounded international association. They are a partnership where you will alongside with the owners of the company rather than being another employee. They are an award-winning property consultancy firm who aim to provide an excellent standard of service to their clients.

Known for providing a full range of services for every market sector through the construction and property industry. They have a strong network of offices through the UK and benefit from having a multi discipline service offering from every location.

About the role:

You will be working on a diverse portfolio of projects through commercial, education, life-science, leisure, residential and retail. You will be responsible for leading projects valued at £150k to about £6 million, you can also be part of a bigger team working on major projects up to £100million.

One of the larger projects the team are currently delivering on is a £80 million mixed used scheme. This project is made up of retail, leisure, 5 residential blocks and over 200 student accommodation apartments.

What your responsibilities will include supporting the team leader and delegating work to junior team members who are working towards their APC. Evaluating costs and be advising on any alternative proposals. You’ll also be managing the costs of projects, preparing tendering documents and provide counsel on contract arrangements.

About you:

You will be a chartered quantity surveyor and have previous experiences working in a consultancy environment. You must be an individual who is both numerically skilful and have a methodical way working and enjoys working within a team environment.

In addition, you’ll have excellent written and oral communication skills in order to produce earnest reports and further recommendations. You must be comfortable within a client facing role, being able to converse and manage stakeholder relationships diplomatically.


In return you will be rewarded not with just a solid salary but the firm will invest in your career including your personal and professional development. There is no limit to your progression, whether you wish to be a technical expert or an owner of the business. Your progression will be dependent on the value you add rather than time served. From day one in your career with you will be attractively compensated with:

•25 days holiday
•Car allowance
•Life assurance
•Private healthcare
•If you get married, you’ll get a congratulations payment!
•A tailored training scheme per individual
•Very generous social budget
•Free car parking
•Highly competitive salary
•Excellent work / life balance
•MANY charitable events!
•Generous pension scheme: 6% contribution from the company
•Free tea and coffee every day!


For more information please:

call Jordy Mankoto on 0203 817 4005 or email jmankoto@

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Carriera Limited (“Carriera”) is acting as a recruitment agency and is committed to a policy of equal opportunities. Each applicant will be assessed only in accordance with their merits, qualifications and ability to perform the duties required by the position. All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. Any personal information provided to Carriera will be held in strict confidence and used solely for the purposes of identifying and notifying applicants of career opportunities. Further information regarding how Carriera will use and store applicant information is available here.


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