Senior Quantity Surveyor – Infrastructure

South East

Hybrid / South East

Circa £75,000 + up to 20% Bonus + Benefits

Construction / Airports

(Must have eligibility to work in the UK)

Ref: SC#763

Is it time to take a leap into a new challenging role and work within an exciting live airport environment?

A rare opportunity has arisen for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join a supportive team and deliver complex Construction Projects whilst being responsible for developing and managing cost plans to ensure financial efficiency.

Reporting to the Programme Commercial Manager, you will play a key role in the Construction team, responsible for developing and maintaining cost plans and cost estimates for larger projects (typically greater than £100 million), working on full life cycle projects from inception through to completion.

Duties will include:

  • Preparing detailed budgets and cost estimates at various project stages, from initial concept to final construction, including internal costs.
  • Controlling project costs and preventing overruns by tracking expenses and identifying cost-saving opportunities.
  • Conducting accurate measurement, rate analysis, and risk assessments.
  • Regularly updating cost plans to reflect design changes and market conditions.
  • Collaborating with project stakeholders to ensure projects are completed within budget and provide optimal value.
  • Supporting the development of appropriate procurement strategies, and running procurement exercises.
  • Administering contracts for design and construction contracts as they are awarded including change management.
  • Accurately reporting on spend, anticipated final cost and forecasting future months expenditures through to completion

As Senior Quantity Surveyor you will be working within a live environment, have a flexible and adaptable approach with problem solving skills and an innovative outlook. 


  • Previous experience in a cost engineering, contract management or commercial role within the construction or infrastructure sectors working on projects typically over £5 million.
  • Educated to Degree level or equivalent in a relevant engineering, construction, or business-related field.
  • Full working knowledge and understanding of using web-based contract management tools (e.g. CEMAR).
  • Thorough understanding of NEC suite of contracts, and associated contract administration and negotiations.

To discuss further please call 07884136217 OR email your CV to quoting Ref: SC#763