Senior Quantity Surveyor

Full Time - Croydon

Henry Riley LLP is a leading cost management, project management and health & safety construction services consultancy. 

We have an international presence and currently employ 150+ staff across 11 offices throughout the UK, Australia and South Africa. Henry Riley is one of three businesses within Riley Consulting, a multi-disciplinary construction and property consultancy with shared ownership and management across the group.  

The success of Henry Riley for over 128 years has been down to our ability to lead the way in the construction and property industries by being visionary, innovative and forward thinking. We’ve never lost sight of the core values our company was founded on and these are as much a part of our business today as they were in 1890.

The success of our business is down to our people and we strive for excellence at every level and are committed to delivering our vision and values to both our clients and our staff. We believe in professional and personal growth and support this through training, sponsorships and apprenticeships. We are Investors in People Gold accredited (awarded to only to the top 2% of employers) and are proud to have been included in Building’s Good Employer Guide for the last five consecutive years.

The Opportunity

We are currently seeking a dynamic, talented and ambitious Senior Quantity Surveyor to join our Croydon Head Office.

The Role

This a unique position allowing you to join an expanding team working in a role that is flexible across the Project Monitoring and Residential sectors. The role includes all aspects of  cost consultancy pre and post contract duties including preparation of tenders, cost planning, compiling estimates, contract administrative agreement of final accounts, value engineering and procurements / standardisation work.

You should be able to demonstrate excellent planning, problem solving and decision making skills. Having the ability to adapt and being able to consistently offer an excellent standard of customer care.

For this role we would like the Senior Quantity Surveyor to be MRICS qualified, be currently or be willing to work towards this. We are able to offer training and development at all stages of your career including a comprehensive APC training programme.

Here at Henry Riley we work across a range of industry sectors including retail, education, health, industrial and logistics, commercial, leisure, and transport and infrastructure. More information on our experience within these sectors can be found in the ‘Our Work’ section of the website. Our teams are flexible, fluid and ambitious, so if you are a team player who would thrive in a hardworking, autonomous and independently owned business then we would welcome your application.


Applicants for these roles should have as a minimum

  • A professional qualification in MRICS or be currently or be willing to work towards this accreditation
  • Hold a RICS recognised degree or masters in a construction related discipline
  • Have experience and knowledge of the residential and bank monitoring sectors
  • Be IT literate including the use of CostX and the MS Office Suite
  • Hold a full and clean driving licence as this role will involve regular travel

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package and can be flexible on the preferred office location. 

To apply, please email your CV and covering letter to

Henry Riley LLP is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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