Senior/Managing Quantity Surveyor

Position: Senior/Managing Quantity Surveyors

Location: Rickmansworh with agile working

Salary: £55-75k (negotiable DOE), car/allowance, bonus and excellent benefits package

The Role: Our Client is looking to strengthen their Commercial team with a number of Senior and Managing Quantity Surveyors for their Thames Water framework. Based at one of their offices within Thames Water’s London Area, you will provide commercial support and leadership to projects/contracts and ensure that commercial discipline is maintained throughout the framework duration.

Responsibilities: You will report directly to the Commercial Manager and the responsibilities will include:

Manage a team of Quantity Surveyors of various levels

Ensure contract financial transactions are completed on time and in accordance with contract terms and legislation.

Report to the Commercial Manager & Framework Director on commercial performance & process, procurement issues and report any areas of concern or opportunity

Ensure all claims and disputes are resolved in an amicable and timely fashion making sure that subcontractor and supplier payments are expedited.

Provide accurate and up to date commercial information to the Senior Leadership Team on a monthly basis

Identifying contractual risks for management throughout the contract

Financial Reporting – weekly and monthly reviews and cost control / forecasting.

Monitor and maintain positive cash position for the projects.

Ensure project teams are administering subcontracts and client contracts in accordance with the terms and conditions within

Final account, preparation, audit & agreement

Skills/Experience: A comprehensive level of commercial experience preferably with a contracting organisation.

BSc or HND in Quantity Surveying or other equivalent construction related subject

Preferably chartered

IChemE or NEC Contract experience

Major high value projects experience

Preferably previous water/construction experience

Key Words:

Quantity Surveyor

Quantity Surveying





Contract Terms




Joint Ventures


Water Treatment

Water Industry

Water Sector


Waste Water


Thames Water

Southern Water

Affinity Water

Severn Trent Water

Anglian Water


Financial Reporting

Cost Control