Senior Quantity Surveyor


Senior Quantity Surveyor

Business Area: Infrastructure

Place of Work: Waterloo - London

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. 
Infrastructure, be part of our success
Infrastructure is not just about building practical solutions for our customers – it’s about enabling people, businesses and communities to become more connected. Our employees are an integral part of that process, whereby each individual helps to shape the future of Transport Infrastructure across the country. If you’re looking for an exciting opportunity to make a difference, then you have come to the right place, with over £1b of secured pipeline taking us up to pretty much the end of this decade. At a time of increased uncertainty greater security of employment as well as development opportunities are important.


The Opportunity

We have an excellent opportunity for an experienced Senior Quantity Surveyor to join us in supporting the delivery of our One Team Wessex rail framework.  The Senior Quantity Surveyor will carry out financial and contractual administration on assigned contracts in accordance with Osborne procedures, to keep costs, income and cash flow within established targets and to optimise cash flow. The Senior Quantity Surveyor will report into the Framework Commercial Manager on a functional basis and to the Project Manager on an operational basis on all financial and contractual matters to ensure that the Project Manager has available all necessary financial data in order to aid the decision making process on site and to develop and maintain positive relationships internally and externally.

What are we looking for?

We are keen to speak to candidates with previous experience in a similar role within civil engineering, ideally with some rail experience.  You will have previous experience working on contracts with a full understanding of the NEC 3 suite of contracts especially options A, C, E.  You will have a proactive attitude and be an excellent team player.

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.
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