Senior M&E Quantity Surveyor


We are seeking to recruit a Senior M&E Quantity Surveyor, initially for a large Health Care project in London. The candidate should have NEC contract experience (including Option C).

The Role:

The successful candidate will report to the Quantity Surveying Department Manager and be responsible for:

  •  PCSA period commercial reporting to the Main Contractor and the Employer.
  • Cost management and early procurement in the PCSA period as part of Dowds pre-contract commercial team
  • The preparation, submission (and agreement of) Commercial Reports, Interim Applications and Final Accounts with the Main Contractor.
  • Sub-Contractor Interim Payments including site measure, Payment and Pay Less Notices and Final Accounts.
  • Liaise with the Contracts Managers in the procurement of Sub-Contractor packages and the preparation of the Sub-Contract documents.
  • Supporting the monitoring of the progress of the Works.
  • Leading the preparation and submission of contractual notices and/or correspondence to both the Main Contracor and Sub-Contractors.
  • Preparation of cash flows, monthly cost reports (internal) and analysis of budgets.
  • The monitoring of costs, in particular, labour expenditure.

Person Specification:

The successful candidate should:

  •  Have detailed M&E technical knowledge and an understanding of the construction process.
  • Be contractually aware and knowledgeable.
  • Have good problem-solving skills
  • Be computer literate.
  • Have the communication skills necessary for dealing with both clients and sub-contractors.
  • Be able to work independently and manage their time effectively.

We are committed to investing in talent and developing opportunities for our staff. As equal opportunities employers, we welcome applicants from all communities.

To apply please send a copy of your CV and covering letter to:

Closing Date: Friday, 29 October 2021