Quantity Surveyor – Amesbury

Boden Group has established itself as a trusted partner working within the Ministry of Defence (MOD), health, education, local Government and leisure sectors. With four core divisions – Boden Facilities Management, Boden Mechanical & Electrical, Boden Fire & Security and Boden Construction, the Boden Group can provide a diverse range of services and solutions to its customers.

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Quantity Surveyor who will work as an independent member of the commercial department. They will be capable of controlling all phases of project cost management, from inception through to completion. They will also maintain and contribute to the company’s robust commercial procedures, identifying and minimising risk whilst taking advantage of opportunities as they arise. Liaison with other parties, both internally and externally and developing positive relationship is essential for this role.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Analysis of enquiry requirements and production of cost plan
  • Conduct take offs and produce schedule of rates
  • Produce comprehensive quotations
  • Control all aspects of project or contract cost management
  • Engage with supply chain and conduct procurement
  • Understand the implications of H&S regulations
  • Authorisation of supply chain invoices and settling final accounts
  • Carry out invoicing and applications as appropriate and settle final accounts
  • Pricing and agreeing variations
  • Production of cost value reconciliations as appropriate
  • Produce cash flow forecasts as necessary
  • Maintain and contribute to robust commercial procedures
  • Identify, analyse and develop responses to commercial risks
  • Maintain and develop a knowledge of industry developments and practices
  • Build and maintain effective working relations with other departments

Technical Experience and Qualifications:


  • Construction HNC or similar (e.g. Accounts or Business related)
  • Commercial experience in a construction or maintenance environment
  • Management of project costs
  • Knowledge of construction processes and phases
  • Working relationships with clients and supply chain
  • Microsoft Office software


  • Estimating and schedule of rates
  • Production of cost value reconciliations production
  • Formal Quantity Surveying qualification
  • Mechanical and Electrical experience
  • Forms of construction contract and risk management

Skills Profile:

  • Confidential and trustworthy with strong integrity
  • Confident and dynamic self-starter able to work on their own whilst following established working practices
  • Well organised with meticulous attention to detail
  • Highly numerate
  • Strong written and verbal communication with good negotiation skills
  • Effective time management skills and able to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Adaptable, flexible and able to multitask
  • Computer literate and able to use a wide selection of software tools
  • Tenacious and determined
  • Approachable team player with good interpersonal skills

Other Information

The role is office-based, with some travel to client sites and head offices around the region 

To apply for these positions, please send your CV and Covering Letter to: hr@bodengroup.co.uk

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