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Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • Job reference: 925326
  • Location: Surrey
  • Salary: GBP50000 - GBP60000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Building, Construction & Infrastructure
  • Date posted: 14/05/2019

Our client is seeking to recruit a Senior Quantity Surveyor & Managing Quantity Surveyor to join a highly successful team in Surrey. Some of the projects you will be working on are high profile and in excess of £100m capital value - this is a fantastic opportunity for an individual with experience of providing quantity surveying and estimating services to clients and an opportunity to build your career in this field, joining a global consultancy; in return we will provide the necessary support to develop your career to the next level.


Managing commercial aspects of commissions and/or projects including governance, fee management activities, together with internal job costings and resource requirements.

Act as the lead for commercial services multi-disciplinary teams and reviewing and reporting on all aspects of projects within our portfolio.

Preparing fee proposals and bid submissions.

Manage the client relationship and service delivery on a project basis in conjunction with other colleagues.

You will be responsible for writing, editing and preparing client reports as well as reviewing the commercial situation and advising the client accordingly.

Take the lead, setting the pace, and monitoring all work executed, at all stages to ensure that an accurate, professional and quality service is delivered to clients,

Play a key role in generating repeat business and new business opportunities/market opportunities


Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors membership or equivalent recognised institutional body.

Thorough understanding of construction forms and techniques including construction costs, and ability to knowledgeably advise the client.

Strong customer management skills, including managing expectations.

Ability to represent the company during bid interviews and strong interpersonal and communication skills.

Competent knowledge of a range of procurement options available in the industry.

Good understanding of the principles of quality assurance

Our role in supporting diversity and inclusion
As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.