REF:707

Quantity Surveyor - Highways

A unique opportunity has surfaced for an experienced QS to work on a major highways maintenance framework in Hampshire. The project itself encompasses a range of Heavy Highway Civil works which will include, Reinforced Concrete structures; bridges, retaining walls and culverts etc, drainage and earthworks, highway construction and reconstruction, white lining and communications

The ideal candidate will have a range of project experience within the major/heavy civil and highways sector. The role is long-term and could become your home for 

Role and responsibilities

  • Management of sub contract accounts including procurement, payments, variations and final accounts.
  • Identifying, raising & pricing of early warnings in line with the change control process.
  • Monthly cost value reconciliations reports.
  • Cash flow - monitoring & forecast, forecasting & predictability of final costs and weekly forecasting.
  • Interaction with the client.
  • Manage and advise junior staff accordingly.
  • Advise and assist the site team to manage costs.

The ideal candidate will have a range of project experience within the major/ heavy civil and highway sector and have the following:

  • MSc/BSc or HND in Quantity Surveying or other equivalent construction related subject
    Preferably qualified to ICES or RICS accreditation.
  • A comprehensive level of commercial experience preferably with a contracting organisation.
  • Should be able to demonstrate a good knowledge of monthly reporting and earned value analysis.
  • Must also be experienced in commercial site management including the monthly measurement and control cycle, certificates and accruals calculations.


Should you feel you would be a suitable candidate, please don't hesitate to get in touch or apply for the role with your up-to-date CV.

Alternatively, if you know anyone suitable for the role, please don't hesitate to put them in touch.

Carmichael offers a very lucrative referral scheme.

Have a great day and look forward to speaking with you.