Quantity Surveyor

Employer Information

Lagan Specialist Contracting Group

E: recruitment@laganscg.com

T: 028 9045 5531

W: https://laganscg.com/

H&J Martin Fit Out (part of the Lagan Specialist Contracting Group) is now recruiting for a Quantity Surveyor   

Job Type:                    Full Time, Permanent
Location:                     Belfast

Role Overview

Due to the continued success and growth of H&J Martin Fit Out, we currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Quantity Surveyor  to  join  our  team. The successful candidate will be working with market leading clients in retail, office, leisure and hospitality, you will be responsible for ensuring projects are procured and delivered within budgets and contractual restraints across UK and Ireland. This is an opportunity for a Quantity surveyor wanting to further develop their career and progress with a forward-thinking company that prides itself in investing in people.

What you'll do

  • Optimize project / contract profitability.
  • Preparation of original cost estimates, bills of quantity and cost reviews at various stages of project design and construction
  • Provide cost and value engineering advice through the development of the project.
  • Review of contract documentation submitted by main contractor, and identify issues, risks, and opportunities.
  • Negotiate construction prices with suppliers and subcontractors for competitive bidding.
  • Manage the appointment of any sub-contractors, ensuring procurement is in line with business procedures and sub-contract covers the scope of works.
  • Preparation of valuations
  • Pricing of contract variations
  • Prepare monthly project cost value reconciliation and value chain analysis reports for management review.
  • Assist with the resolution of any contract disputes.
  • Participating in project meetings, and preparing reports
  • Build and maintain healthy and long-term relationships with clients, suppliers, and sub-contractors.
  • Visit sites as necessary to compile estimates and review costs as projects progress
  • Compliance with all company procedures, particularly health and safety policies and procedures at the workplace and on site

What you’ll bring

Essential Criteria:

  • Have significant relevant Quantity Surveying experience approx. 3 years
  • Possess either a Third Level Qualification in Quantity Surveying or demonstrate significant and high level of experience obtained working in a comparable role
  • Strong track record in managing and dealing with contractual issues on standard forms of contract such as JCT and NEC 
  • Be able to demonstrate the knowledge and experience required to complete projects under budget taking into consideration difficult time constraints
  • Have an extensive knowledge of construction practices that can be used on site to analyse the design and propose potential cost saving measures 

Your application

At Lagan Specialist Contracting Group, we want everyone to feel welcome. That’s why we want you to know that we'll work with you to make the application process as smooth as possible. So please just let us know if you need any adjustments or support – we'll do whatever we can to help. Please be advised that H&J Martin will seek an Access NI Disclosure for this position, which will be used in the decision-making process

We wish you every success in your application.

The closing date for completed applications is Thursday 25th April 2024 at 12noon.



  • Permanent
  • H&J Martin
  • Closing date: Thursday 25 Apr 2024
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