Estimator/Quantity Surveyor

Posted 21/05/2024 by Universal Business Team

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B98, Studley, Warwickshire
£65,000 - £80,000/annum

Are you an ambitious Estimator or Quantity Surveyor seeking a new challenge? Do you have experience in residential housebuilding or scaffolding?

If so, we have an exceptional opportunity for you. We are partnering with a leading scaffolding company renowned for its year-on-year growth, excellent customer service, reliability, and quality scaffolding work for both private and top-tier housing and commercial construction contractors. As an Estimator/Quantity Surveyor, you will play a crucial role in the company’s future growth and will be rewarded with continuous career progression.

What will this role provide you?

Unlimited Growth: Our client offers rapid progression with limitless opportunities. With private investment and ambitious expansion plans, you’ll have the chance to advance your career significantly.

Innovative Team: Collaborate with a highly talented team that shares a great sense of humour and a passion for excellence.

Competitive Salary: Between £65,000 - £80,000 depending on experience with the potential to earn substantial bonuses based on performance. Achieve turnover targets and receive a £350 monthly bonus (paid out 11 out of 12 months last year).

Future Growth: As the company scales from £4.8 million to £6 million turnover, your salary can increase significantly

Company Vehicle: Enjoy the convenience of a company vehicle.

Hybrid Working: Flexible working options from home or the office.

Impressive Clientele: Work with renowned construction companies across housing and commercial construction.

About the Role:

Our client specialises in scaffolding packages, working with housing and commercial construction clients. They handle projects ranging from £10k to £1 million, predominantly in the Midlands.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Estimating: Prepare accurate and competitive cost estimates for scaffolding projects, ensuring all components and labour costs are considered.
  • Tendering: Manage the tender process, including reviewing tender documents, preparing tender submissions, and negotiating with clients and suppliers.
  • Cost Management: Monitor project costs, prepare financial reports, and manage budgets to ensure projects remain financially viable.
  • Project Management: Oversee the progress of scaffolding projects from inception to completion, ensuring they are delivered on time and within budget.
  • Client Liaison: Maintain strong relationships with clients, addressing any concerns and providing regular updates on project progress.
  • Subcontractor Management: Coordinate with subcontractors, ensuring their work meets quality standards and project timelines.
  • Risk Assessment: Identify potential risks and implement mitigation strategies to minimise impact on project delivery.
  • Compliance: Ensure all projects comply with health and safety regulations and industry standards.


  • Solid experience in estimating or quantity surveying within the scaffolding or residential construction sector.
  • Strong analytical and negotiation skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a dynamic team.
  • Proven track record of managing scaffolding projects, preferably with a background in residential construction or as a scaffolding subcontractor


  • £65,000 to £80,000 depending on experience
  • Company vehicle
  • Monthly bonus
  • Performance bonus
  • 25 days holiday
  • Excellent working environment
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