Quantity Surveyor | UK - London

08 Apr 2018
24 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Description
Do Different

At Multiplex, we've got the boldness to take on projects others say can't be done. We have the entrepreneurial spirit to challenge preconceived ideas. And we've got the determination to unlock and deliver value where others cannot see it.

We are a leading international contractor with a reputation for taking on, and overcoming the impossible.

We are changing skylines across the globe. As a pioneering construction business, we design and build complex, iconic and sustainable structures that add to the economic, cultural and community life in the areas we operate.

Quantity Surveyor

Constructing complex, high value projects requires robust commercial strategies to be fully implemented in line with project governance, procedures and guidelines. You will be responsible for major work packages, working closely with design, planning and construction teams. We'll look to you to ensure forecasted project margins are met, documentation is prepared and quality assurance processes and systems are respected.

Key responsibilities and experience will include:

  • To ensure site supervisory staff are aware of the project's scope of works and inclusions in tender packages
  • Prepare documents required for the procurement of sub- contractors
  • Collate quotations and letting of tenders for contracts, within budget.
  • Prepare contracts and documents for inclusion in tender packages
  • Ensure that the month on month cash position is positive and the forecasted project margin is met or exceeded.
  • Prepare forecasts and report on financial status and cash flow.
  • Administer subcontracts to include payments and claims and submitting progress claims to the client.
  • Maintain strong relationships with Clients, subcontractors, suppliers and consultants.
  • Administer the head contract to include assessment of works completed and where time extensions are needed.


Committed to the highest standards, you will bring a degree in quantity surveying and a quantity surveying background in construction.

Highly motivated with strong communication and negotiation skills, you'll have knowledge of tender processes and have experience in handling contracts and legal issues.

This role will be managing the following packages Roofing, asphalting, decking, Atrium Glazing, ETFE roof, drylining / fire stopping and steel windows

You will ideally hold professional membership of RICS, CIOB, or an equivalent professional body.

A more diverse portfolio

With a diverse portfolio of work covering sectors from commercial, health and retail to infrastructure, residential, tourism and education, we can offer a career that never stops moving. As an organisation proud of our collaborative approach, you will find approachable colleagues and leaders enthusiastic about sharing their expertise and listening to yours.

Think like an entrepreneur

We want you to think and act like this is your business, forming close relationships with your clients, colleagues and subcontractors. In return, you'll discover excellent scope to develop and progress. You'll build a career you are proud of and help us to keep doing things differently.

Multiplex is an equal opportunities employer