Graduate Quantity Surveyor

Full Time - Leicester

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 Graduate Quantity Surveyor to join us in our Leicester Office.

The Role:

Reporting in to an Associate or Senior Associate, the role includes all aspects of quantity surveying and 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 will have the opportunity to work across a range of industry sectors including retail, residential, education, health, bank monitoring, industrial & 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.

We offer training and development at all stages of your career including a comprehensive APC training programme allowing you to become RICS recognised as well as a competitive salary, benefits package and regular social events!


To apply it is essential that you:

  • Have a minimum of 3 years’ post degree experience
  • Are recently qualified or be willing to work towards your APC for RICS
  • Possess experience in electronic take-off software, CostX or similar
  • Have working knowledge of Microsoft office, Excel & Project
  • Have Health and Safety awareness
  • Have strong relationship management and client facing skills and can consistently offer an excellent standard of customer care
  • Ability to demonstrate excellent planning, problem solving and decision making skills

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package. We have open office policy allowing you to communicate with staff at all levels.

To apply, please email your CV and covering letter to

Henry Riley LLP is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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