Managing Quantity Surveyor

Location: Isle of Grain, Kent

Major Energy Project

Job Role:

Taylor Woodrow is recruiting for a Managing Quantity Surveyor to join a major energy project based in Kent.

Reporting to the Project Manager, the Managing Quantity Surveyor will be responsible for leading all commercial aspects across the project.


  • Ensure that VINCI commercial position is protected using in-depth understanding and experience of contractual, commercial, insurance and legal processes.
  • Responsible for effective client relationship management to encourage smooth commercial progression of the contract(s).
  • Provide liaison with the client, PQS, and senior staff.
  • Manage and provide development and support to other commercial team members.
  • Understand the impact of commercial and technical changes at a strategic level within the customerís business industry/sector.
  • Anticipate and plan change in commercial resource on the project.
  • Provide commercial support to tendering process when required.
  • Prepare the basis of the project procurement schedule and ensure the team contribute and complete their relevant sections. 
  • Oversee subcontract procurement in accordance with the procurement timetable, in accordance with the Vinci procurement policy.
  • Ensure that materials and off-site services are procured in an efficient manner with capable organisations in accordance with the VINCI procurement policy and procedures and ensure appropriate records are kept.

Person Specification

  • Degree or equivalent in Quantity Surveying.
  • Experience gained in a quantity surveying role on a major infrastructure project.
  • Extensive knowledge of NEC contracts.
  • Professional Membership of RICS or MICES is desirable.

To apply for this role, please send your CV quoting reference IW-MQS to

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