Senior Quantity Surveyor

England, London
£50000 - £60000 per annum + package
17 Feb 2017
17 Mar 2017
Lucy Denham
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you looking to join a leading main contractor? Do you want to work on the biggest infrastructure projects in the country? Do you want to enjoy support and progression throughout your career?

This is your chance to work for the world's leading investor in large infrastructure projects. Offering end-to-end project capability in design, construction, financing, operation and maintenance, your career will be secure, varied and progressive.

This senior quantity surveyor opportunity will see you becoming involved in major, complex, multidisciplinary design and construction projects around in the UK, with opportunities to work across the world in sectors including rail, highways, tunnels, marine, airport and energy.

Flagship projects in the UK include:

  • HS2 Enabling Works
  • Thames Tideway Tunnel
  • Crossrail
  • Heathrow
  • Motorway Improvements
  • London Underground


  • You will provide advice and guidance to Managers on achieving value for money in running a £35 million civil engineering project
  • You will implement rigorous measurement and certification of subcontract works
  • Ensure that the contractor have correctly valued the works to deliver contractual entitlement as well as delivering the necessary controls to provide accurate cost capture and reconciliation.
  • You will prepare comparisons of cost with value across all schemes, activities and value streams as well as developing strategies to enhance performance and deliver best value to the client.


  • Degree qualification desired (MRICS accredited or equivalent)
  • Experience working with NEC type of contracts for main contractors
  • Experienced in civil engineering, airports, rail, energy, superstructure or highway works
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office suite of products especially Excel and Word
  • Good communication and negotiation skills
  • Awareness of industry issues
  • Good health and safety awareness
  • Ability to demonstrate a proven track record in quantity surveying / commercial management with significant experience in a senior role
  • Strong commercial and financial acumen

If this sounds like you, please send your CV to Lucy Denham or call 0203 6800 650.

Note: All applications are kept confidential and contact will be established with you before submission of your CV to any client.

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Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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