Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
REF: BBBH27731
Contact Name: Tom Herbert
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Quantity Surveyor

ALLEN & YORK are delighted to be supporting the continued growth of an international infrastructure developer. With decades of successful project development in Africa, South America and the Near East they are now establishing an EMENA base in London and are looking to build further on their Civil Engineering team. This role is based in the company's new offices in Mayfair, London.

Our client is a full project lifecycle business from origination through the full finance, design & build phases and onwards to operate. Projects are self-financed often with international lenders and can top €1.5 billion.

This position offers a role within a diverse organisation on meaningful infrastructure projects to international standards. Furthermore, joining during this period of expansion creates an exciting time for personal involvement in the establishment of the EMENA Group.

We are looking for a Quantity Surveyor to input into major international pricing and tendering work. Ideally coming from a contracting or consulting background to aid further development of the London based management office. This role will offer the successful candidate exposure to the full project lifecycle and the chance to work and travel internationally.

Job Description:

This role is part of the engineering design team
Ability to measure and quantify work items
Establishing Bill of Quantities
Sourcing and pricing
Establishing and maintaining a price and supplier database
Plan vs actual comparison and reporting
Close coordination with Zurich Office engineering team


Ideally 5 + years of experience
Actively involved in heavy infrastructure projects, with international experience a bonus Previous international exposure is an asset
Ability to work in flexible matrix structures
Comfortable tendering to firms internationally
A BSc or equivalent in Quantity or Cost Surveying

These positions are sought in the immediate term; applications will be appraised and moved forward as they are received. Whilst we will endeavour to reply to all applications in good time if you have not received a response in 2 weeks we regret your application has been unsuccessful.

This role was posted on the 20th of September 2019 and will run until the 21st October 2019.

For an informal chat about this role please call Tom Herbert on 01202 888986 or email