Graduate Opportunity

Graduate Quantity Surveyor

Water Industry

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Role Overview

As a major UK contractor our Construction Division has a diversified workload in the public, regulated and private sectors. The Division boasts a strong reputation for providing whole-life solutions, high standards of project delivery, and an ability to innovate. Our Infrastructure division has an established presence from highways and rail to renewable energy and water, delivering a specialist capability from concept and design through to project implementation and maintenance.

Key Responsibilities

As a Graduate Quantity Surveyor in one of our Water Divisions, you will offer quality support to the Assistant / Quantity Surveyor in all aspects of a commercial construction project. Typical duties will comprise of contractual responsibilities and financial reporting. These could include;

  • Measurement and valuation of onsite and drawing works.
  • Monthly stock taking for internal and external valuations.
  • Assisting with financial reports and payments.
  • Preparing material reconciliations and submitting material delivery sheets.
  • Analysis or pre-cost estimates and Head Office cost reports.

You will also be enrolled on the Graduate Programme so there will be a requirement to complete all learning modules, pre-work and assessments as required.

Jema Moorcroft - Senior Quantity Surveyor

What is it like to work at Galliford Try?

Person Specification

  • The role would be well suited to a graduate from a Quantity Surveying (or similar) background with a minimum of a Second-Class Honours undergraduate degree.
  • Computer literate and able to use Excel, Word and PowerPoint to a good standard.
  • A confident ambassador of the company.
  • Ability to interpret, simplify and respond to complex documents and legislations and good analytical skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, with the ability to engage and influence stakeholders.


  • Competitive base salary.
  • Car allowance (role depending).
  • Contributory Pension.
  • Healthcare.
  • Discounted retail schemes.


How to Apply

Job ID Number: 180000K8
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Opportunity Overview

  • Ongoing
  • Competitive + benefits
  • 2:2 and above
  • Havant, Hampshire
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Disciplines accepted...

  • Quantity Surveying

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