Quantity Surveyor role on £20m Rail Station upgrade with leading contractor

London (Central), London (Greater)
Negotiable dependent on experience
12 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018

Main Purpose of the role

Delivery of Commercial Management Services for individual projects.


  • To provide assistance, support and advice on all commercial issues within the Project(s).

Team Working

  • Encourage and develop a culture of commercial awareness within the team
  • Ensure the site team adheres to group procedures and governance
  • Development, motivation & performance management of junior staff
  • Delegation of appropriate work to junior staff, whilst maintaining accountability

Commercial Services Delivery

  • Preparation of internal commercial reporting and any other reports which may be required.
  • Preparation of Valuations/Applications for Payment with full supporting documentation in accordance with the contract.
  • Preparation of Cost Reports to the Client with contractually compliant supporting documentation.
  • Preparation and management of subcontract and material procurement schedules.
  • Administration of subcontractor/supplier accounts from the preparation of detailed requisitions, monitoring and authorisation of subcontract payments through to agreement of final accounts.
  • Undertake the contract administration, including change management and maintain associated registers.
  • Identifying commercial risks, opportunities, value engineering and change.
  • Utilise the costing system.
  • Assist in cost control / cost mitigation.
  • Use the cost allocation/coding which satisfies both internal and external requirements.
  • Measurement of quantities in accordance with the standard methods of measurement as required.
  • Maintain site records.
  • Adhere to group procedures.
  • Positive engagement with Client equivalent position.
  • Assist in the preparation of project final accounts
  • Drafting of subcontracts including professional services.
  • Identification of insurance claims and understanding policy coverage.
  • Cash Management including WIP control and cash flow production
  • Undertake any other work as required of you by your line manager

Skills and experience

  • Minimum 3 years' experience
  • Familiar with the Rail sector
  • Experience with client focused roles

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