Trainee / Graduate Quantity Surveyor

Full Time - Nationwide

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 Trainee or Graduate Quantity Surveyors to join our team across any of our UK based offices.

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 procurement / 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 to gain your RICS Chartership. We also offer a competitive salary, benefits package and regular social events!


  • Have either started or seeking to start your degree in a construction related discipline
  • Possess experience in electronic take-off software, CostX or similar – desirable
  • Have experience of using Microsoft office and Excel  
  • Have strong communication skills and ability to consistently offer an excellent standard of customer care

 To apply, please email your CV and covering letter to

 Henry Riley LLP is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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