Quantity Surveyor

Rob title: Freelance Quantity Surveyor 

Location: London (Euston & Kings College)

Job type: Contract - 12 months

Start: End of May / Early June

Rate: Flexible day rate to attract

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a commercially astute Freelance Quantity Surveyor to join a market leader in the Construction sector based on a £13m project in Euston. This flexible and very-well established employer has completed numerous prestigious projects across the UK in a variety of sectors and is continuing to expand. This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced QS to work on a large and complex project in London for a 12 month period.

There are two positions available, the first is based Euston and will start in approximately 4 weeks time and the 2nd is based at Kings College which will start in approximately 6-8 weeks time. 

The role:

  • To provide surveying capability to the Commercial Team
  • Prepare and issue Account Development Review, applications for payment and final accounts on a timely basis
  • Working closely with Project Managers and Site Managers to understand current issues and progress on site
  • Measure sub-contractor performance with quality of work by regularly visiting sites. Issue sub-contract works orders and variations. Review and approve sub-contractor applications for payment and issue payment certificates on a timely basis. 
  • Prepare re-measure reports for Commercial Manager when required 
  • Prepare and issue project related report when required by the Commercial Manager 

The candidate:

  • Degree in Quantity Surveying
  • Experience in use of MS office particularly MS Word and MS Excel to advanced level
  • Significant Quantity Surveying experience to senior level
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to build relationships with sub-contractors and senior stakeholders 


For further information relating to this role, please contact Rhian Newman of Thorn Baker on 07969 971412 or email rhian@thornbaker.co.uk 


Key skills:  QS, Quantity Surveying, Fit-out, Modular, Offsite, MMC, Refurbishment, Build