Senior Quantity Surveyor

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Job Title: Senior Quantity Surveyor – Rail Projects

Company: We are recruiting on behalf of a Tier One contractor with a strong track record of success in the CP7 rail framework. Our client is seeking a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join their team and lead the successful delivery of key rail projects.

Position Overview: As a Senior Quantity Surveyor specialising in rail projects, you will take a leadership role in managing costs and contracts throughout the project lifecycle. You’ll provide expert guidance to project teams on procurement, cost control, and contractual matters, ensuring projects are delivered to the highest standards of quality and efficiency.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead quantity surveying activities, including measurement, valuation, and cost forecasting.
  • Develop and implement procurement strategies and tender documentation in collaboration with project teams.
  • Provide expert advice on contractual matters and ensure compliance with contract terms and industry standards.
  • Monitor project costs and budgets, identifying opportunities for cost savings and risk mitigation.
  • Prepare comprehensive reports for internal and external stakeholders, highlighting key insights and recommendations.
  • Negotiate with clients, subcontractors, and suppliers to secure favourable terms and resolve disputes effectively.


  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in quantity surveying, with a strong background in the rail sector.
  • In-depth understanding of rail industry standards, regulations, and procurement processes.
  • Exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills, with meticulous attention to detail.
  • Outstanding communication and negotiation abilities, with a proven track record of building strong relationships.
  • Degree or equivalent qualification in Quantity Surveying or a related field.


  • Competitive salary and benefits package, reflective of your seniority and expertise.
  • Opportunities for career advancement within a leading Tier One contractor.
  • Exposure to challenging and high-profile rail projects, shaping the future of transportation.
  • Supportive and collaborative working environment, fostering professional growth and development.

How to Apply: If you are a seasoned Senior Quantity Surveyor ready to make a significant impact in the rail sector, we want to hear from you!

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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