Senior Quantity Surveyor - Leicester

Full Time

Henry Riley LLP

Henry Riley LLP is a leading cost management, project management and health & safety construction services consultancy.

With international presence and we currently employ 160+ staff across 11 offices throughout the UK, Australia and South Africa. Henry Riley is one of three businesses within Riley Consulting, a multi-disciplinary construction and property consultancy.

Our success for over 125+ years has been down to our ability to lead the way in the construction and property industries by being visionary, innovative and forward thinking. We are Investors in People Gold accredited (awarded to only to the top 2% of employers) and are proud to have been included in Building’s Good Employer Guide for the last five consecutive years.

The Role:

We are currently seeking a talented and ambitious Senior Quantity Surveyor to join our new Leicester office, to support in the growth and expansion in this area!

Our culture and values show our people are our business, priding ourselves on our integrity, flexibility, autonomy and providing support at all stages of your career. We believe in giving you exposure to the 9 different industry sectors we work across, with this role having a particular focus on Residential, Commercial and Bank Monitoring.

We pride ourselves on our internal APC program where you will receive full support from your own supervisor plus quarterly away days and with other colleagues from all levels in the business. We always strive to provide you training and support over all stages of your career. You will also benefit from fantastic benefits package which includes flexibility to work from home and regular social events!

Core tasks and Duties:

  • Preparation of tenders, cost planning, compiling estimates
  • Contract administrative agreement of final accounts,
  • Estimating and cost planning
  • Preparation of tenders, including managing the pre-qualification stage, tender analysis, producing tender report and compiling contractual documents
  • Conduct cost checks, carry out valuations ensuring on projects to a time and cost effective manor
  • Preparation of financial reports
  • Dealing effectively and producing post contract cost reports
  • Inputting into value engineering
  • Client facing at all stages of project
  • Administration of the contract
  • Management of Programmes
  • Key Client Management
  • Manage the delivery of projects, producing the required deliverables including budget, time constraints and quality requirements.
  • Implement the preparation and maintenance of Project Reports including programme, quality and cost
  • Manage all phases of the project and respond to all matters that may affect the client’s objective.
  • Manage on-going project reviews, change control and completion activities.

Desired Skills and Requirements

  • Hold 3+ years of experience in a similar role, ideally in a Consultancy
  • Degree educated in appropriate field of study
  • Hold MRICS or working towards chartered status
  • Strong cross sector experience with a focus on Residential and Commercial
  • Experience in Bank Monitoring
  • Knowledge and experience of using Microsoft Office Suite
  • Innovative and adaptable to change with a professional and dedicated attitude
  • Willingness to develop, learn and progress within career
  • Possess strong communication skills and can consistently offer an excellent standard of customer service
  • Ability to work as part of team and also work remotely
  • Have a team work approach and be willing to support colleagues and the business.

Training and Benefits 

We believe in professional and personal growth and support at all stages of your career, with access to; 

  • RICS approved structured APC training
  • Flexible approach with working from home options
  • Cross sector experience
  • Professional development training
  • Supportive and structured career path
  • Friendly working environment
  • Open communication with Senior Management
  • Competitive Salary and Benefits Packages including Birthday Leave, Study Leave, Life Assurance, Income Protection, Pension, Season Ticket Loan, Perkbox & Social Events.

To apply, please email your CV and Covering Letter to

Henry Riley LLP is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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