Senior Quantity Surveyor


Senior Quantity Surveyor

Business Area: Infrastructure

Place of Work: Coventry

Contract Type: Permanent 

Osborne is one of the leading construction businesses in the UK. As a family-owned business, we have the freedom and flexibility to take a different approach. We focus on creating structures and spaces that provide an environment for people to thrive in and solutions for our customers that provide a better experience during the creation. From rail to road, housing to healthcare, however large the project or contract, we know that it is always personal to the people who use it and those that are responsible for it. 

We provide an inclusive environment which is aligned to our core values of Quality, Integrity, Openness, Caring and Progressive. We value everyone as an individual and provide the opportunity to influence and change the way that we do things to ensure that we progress and evolve as a business. As a responsible employer we are also committed to promoting and protecting the physical and mental health of all our staff at all times.


The Opportunity


Due to business growth and new project wins we are currently recruiting for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join our Highways business. The role will be accountable for the commercial management and success of a major road scheme based near Coventry. Reporting into the Commercial Manager this role will also be responsible for carrying out financial and contractual administration on the assigned contract in accordance with Osborne procedures, to keep costs, income and cash flow within established targets and to optimise cash flow. The role will also set profitability targets with the team, develop procurement strategy, and regularly produce financial progress reports.

What are we looking for?


You will be an Infrastructure commercial professional who understands how to support the successful delivery of a major project. You will have working knowledge of NEC form of contracts and ideally have worked on road programmes. You will be comfortable liaising with internal and external stakeholders ensuring that lines of communication are consistently clear. You will be able to provide insights which both support the operations teams ability to deliver the project whilst also meeting and where possible exceeding the customers needs. Collaborative in nature, you will support the development of others through an open approach which will strengthen relationships and provide intrinsic value to those working around you.

Our Benefits
  • Competitive Salary and Company Car (dependent on position)
  • Company Pension
  • 25 Days Holiday
  • Gift Day off for your Birthday
  • Private Health Insurance (after qualifying period dependent on level)
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Life Assurance
  • Trade Discount Cards
If this sounds a lot like you, and your approach to your work is the same as ours, we would love to hear from you. If we end up working together, we will give you a great environment to work in with real opportunities for you to shine, deliver great work and develop your career.
Please note that we would also make reasonable adjustments where possible to ensure that our places of work are inclusive and allow us to support the creation of a diverse and engaged business.

Due to the nature of the work that Osborne are involved in, additional criminal record checks maybe required to carry out particular roles. This will be clarified during the interview process.  
Please click on the following link for more information on this role: Job Specification

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