Quantity Surveyor

About us:

ISD Solutions is the UK’s leading contractor specialising in the development, construction and maintenance of cold stores, firewalls, data centres, clean rooms, single-envelope, external industrial cladding and doors.

By working closely with clients from the earliest design stages through to final installation, ISD are able to provide the most cost-effective and innovative solutions, designed, manufactured and installed to the highest standards in the industry.

Coupled with its financial strength, stability, and wealth of experience in delivering highly complex projects, ISD confidently offer a complete composite solution to a world-wide client base, unparalleled by any other specialist sub-contractor in the industry.


We have an exciting opportunity within our business for an ambitious, driven individual who is already an experienced quantity surveyor to be based at our head office in Gloucester looking to progress your career.

We are looking for talented people who share our passion on delivering great customer service whilst also being able to work within an enjoyable and hardworking team environment.

The candidate will be commercially astute, articulate with good negotiation and communication skills, and ideally have previous commercial experience as well as knowledge of subcontract management.

A legal qualification will not be essential, but an understanding of commercial law would be beneficial.  The company will however give financial assistance to a successful candidate wishing to study for and obtain an approved legal qualification.


About our business:

Delivery of projects currently involves a team comprising directors, estimators, and project managers.  The project managers are currently responsible for procurement and day to day management of the sites, financial performance, payment applications, valuation, and reporting.

The company have over recent years achieved a significant growth in turnover and profitability and now has a turnover in excess of £45m with approaching 150 employees.  This has been achieved through the steady recruitment of additional experienced personnel and resources.

As part of this continued improvement it is proposed to develop an experienced quantity surveying team to take over the financial responsibilities from the project managers allowing them to focus on the management of larger and more complex projects.


Key Responsibilities:

The key responsibilities for this post will be developed as part of the above process but will involve:

  • Advising on risks and negotiating contract terms.
  • Financial performance, including forecasting, profit / loss, cash flow.
  • Assisting the project managers with material procurement.
  • Contract compliance (including but not limited to managing contract changes, valuations, notices and final accounts).
  • Meeting / liaison with client / subcontract / supply chain.
  • Assisting in the company’s personal development and training strategy.
  • Developing existing reporting procedures.

We offer a competitive package including: 

  • Competitive salary,
  • Company bonus scheme,
  • Car allowance (depending on level of experience)
  • 25 days annual leave.


To apply for this role please initially express your interest to Martin Taylor (MTaylor@isd-solutions.co.uk).  All discussion will be treated in complete confidence.