Red Tree are a Northwest based building contractor with a dynamic, quality-focussed and hardworking approach. We are selective about our clients and projects, only targeting those that fit with our business objectives and expertise. Our relationships with our supply chain, clients and industry professionals are honest, committed and strong, enabling us to create a sustainable and resilient business.

We are a diverse, fun bunch with a supportive and collaborative approach to achieving our goals.

The positive environment we have created is a place where you can grow,  a work/life balance is achievable, and people can develop and thrive.

We are a close-knit team who welcome those with a proactive attitude.


Red Tree projects typically range from £10k – £2m and will likely fall into the fit-out or refurbishment category, most commonly within Healthcare or Education and often in a live environment. The majority of projects follow a traditional procurement route (not D&B) under either the JCT or ECC NEC suite of contracts.

As a member of the Red Tree commercial team you will be responsible for assisting the Quantity Surveyors in achieving full compliance with company procedures and supporting the Company in achieving its primary objectives as follows:

  1. To deliver a better construction journey
  2. To create positive experiences and outcomes
  3. To challenge ourselves to keep getting better
  4. To work as one collaborative team

Key Responsibilities:

  • Measurement and scheduling of construction works.
  • Procurement planning.
  • Procurement of materials and Subcontract work packages.
  • Subcontract administration.
  • Change administration including valuing of change.
  • Document control.
  • Payment administration.
  • Commercial reporting.
  • Forecasting.
  • Meeting attendance and minute taking.
  • Providing support to all members of the project team.
  • Maintaining good professional relationships and efficient communication channels.
  • Optimising opportunities and minimising risks.

Key Skills and Knowledge:

  • BSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying
  • Must have a minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar role within the Construction industry.
  • Confident IT skills, proficient in the use of MS Excel, Word and Outlook.
  • Mathematically proficient.
  • Effective communicator with sound decision-making, time management and organisational skills.
  • Experience in the administration of JCT/NEC contracts and subcontracts.
  • Good understanding of Drawings and Specifications.
  • High level of attention to detail.
  • Critical thinker and strong listener with excellent knowledge retention.
  • Excellent record keeper.
  • Eligibility to work in the UK.
  • Full UK driving license required and flexibility regarding working hours and travel (in the Northwest).

Personal Attributes:

A confident, ambitious yet humble team player who shares our common goal and core values (Respect, Trust, Collaboration). An organised and self-driven individual, passionate about delivering the best possible outcomes, with an unnegotiable commitment to continuous improvement. Always eager to exchange skills, knowledge and experience to help develop our fantastic team. Focused on team success and guaranteed to act in our best interests.


Competitive Salary

33 Days holiday (Incl. Bank holidays)

Pension Scheme

You’ll be part of a company described by its employees as ‘Family’ and recognised by its clients ‘for always going the extra mile’.

To Apply for the above positions please fill in the Careers Form below and upload your CV if you have one.