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Quantity Surveyor ( Industry leading firm )

Job Description


Vanrath are working with a global firm to recruit an industry leading Quantity Surveyor, we need a highly motivated individual who wants to take a huge step forward in their career

Location: Belfast
Salary: Highly competitive ( depending on experience )

This is a Hybrid working role
Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We're one global team - 47,000 strong - driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.
Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.


  • Normally receives little instruction on routine work, general instructions on new assignments.

  • Conducts surveys to ascertain the locations of natural features and human-made structures on the earth's surface, underground, and underwater, using electronic distance-measuring equipment and other surveying instruments.

  • Operates and manages land-information computer systems, performs tasks such as storing data, making inquiries, and producing plots and reports.

  • Reviews information from survey teams regarding measurement of distances, directions, angles between points and elevation of points, lines, and contours on, above, and below the earth's surface.

  • Researches legal records, looks for evidence of previous boundaries, and analyzes the data to determine the location of boundary lines.

  • Records the results of surveys, verifies the accuracy of data, and prepares plots, maps, and reports.

  • An experienced professional with full understanding of area of specialization.

  • Works on problems of diverse scope.


Minimum Requirements


  • Degree Qualified - BSc or MSc - in Quantity Surveying / Cost Management.

  • Passionate about delivering high quality consulting services to our clients.

  • Understanding of JCT and NEC standard forms of contract.

  • Proven ability to advise clients and design teams on cost, value and risk, not just cost in isolation.

  • Excellent IT Skills and the ability to utilise digital measurement, cost planning and tender document tools shall be essential.

  • Excellent numeracy, verbal and written communication skills.

  • Understanding of a variety of project types/sizes/sectors. Residential, Commercial, Education, Data Centre, sector experience would be advantageous.

  • Ability to manage relationships effectively.

  • Able to work under own initiative where appropriate working closely with the Senior Cost Managers and Associates in the delivery of some of our projects.

  • Keen to work as part of a team and to develop and progress career development.


Preferred Qualifications


  • Professionally Qualified - ideally Chartered Quantity Surveying Status with the RICS or other equivalent institution.

  • Ability to manage multiple projects for a variety of public and private sector clients.

  • Active member of local networking groups.

  • Connected to peers within other disciplines.

  • APC supervisor / counsellor experience.


What We Offer
We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you're working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.
You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion - a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.
We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.
We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.
When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts - planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers - leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let's get started.