• Quantity Surveyor

POSITION:           Senior Quantity Surveyor – chartered and looking for your next career move

LOCATION:          London

SALARY:              Up to £55k dependent on experience with car or travelcard allowance

BENEFITS:           25 days holiday, increasing with service, contributory pension scheme, professional subscriptions paid, training and development opportunities, friendly and collaborative office environment

TYPE:                    Permanent Full Time

FOCUS is an award-winning UK market leader consultancy of project managers, chartered surveyors, regeneration, economic development and environmental sustainability professionals with offices in London, Nottingham, Leicester and Lincolnshire.  In London we have high profile culture and heritage clients, including household names such as the Victoria and Albert Museum and the Science Museum, helping these develop and deliver new and exciting projects.  Our reach extends to the south coast where we are leading the £44m redevelopment of Devonshire Park for Eastbourne Borough Council and have recently seen the opening of the new Locker Room for the Lawn Tennis Association.

Senior Quantity Surveyor – London, Waterloo:  Our growing London Office needs a new client-focused Senior Quantity Surveyor, with excellent prospects for progression.  At Focus we believe in our people and have a first-class track record of supporting training and career development.  This is an exciting opportunity for a high calibre individual to join and strengthen our Quantity Surveying team.

Key Responsibilities

You will undertake traditional Quantity Surveying duties, including Feasibility Studies, Cost Plans, Bills of Quantities, Value Engineering, Employer’s Requirements, Valuations and Cost Reports, Final Accounts, and cashflows.  Ideally you may have experience in one or more of the following but we will consider broader skillsets – it’s all about the right person!  There is limited line management responsibility with the initial post but ability to grow a team going forward.

  • Contract Administration
  • Employer’s Agent
  • CDM Regulations
  • Delivering projects in the cultural, heritage and museums sector
  • Delivering projects in the public sector for Local Authorities
  • Knowledge of Life Cycle Costing, Renewable Technologies
  • Knowledge of Mechanical and Electrical Services Surveying
  • Dispute Resolution

You will be proactive, enthusiastic and ambitious, have good interpersonal skills, be keen to learn and to be challenged.   Educated to a good standard, we expect you to have completed relevant professional training/degree, MRICS or membership of other relevant professional body and to be IT literate.  You will be able to demonstrate strong technical delivery experience and have an ability to build long-term relationships.  A track record of working with teams and managing projects by prioritising workloads and delivering deadlines will stand you in good stead.

We offer you a place in a strong growing team, high profile projects, a varied workload, project autonomy and ownership, a stimulating environment, a structured career path and opportunities to learn.

Please forward your CV to administration@focus-consultants.com or write to us at our head office at:

Focus Consultants 2010 LLP

Focus House, Millennium Way West

Phoenix Business Park



Please reference the subject line of your email / letter: Application Senior Quantity Surveyor London

Applications to be received by 12pm Tuesday 22nd May 2018

Interviews to be held on Tuesday 5th June 2018  

Focus Consultants is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sectors of the community.

You can also view this current position here: https://www.ricsrecruit.com/job/143097/senior-quantity-surveyor-london-/