Quantity Surveyor

  • Job Reference: 211090
  • Date Posted: 25 March 2021
  • Employer: Kier Ltd
  • Location: Lutterworth, Leicestershire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Quantity Surveyor
Location: Lutterworth
Business Area: Kier Utilities- Western Power Distribution
Contract: Permanent


Better Together

Kier Group is one of the Top 3 Utility providers here in the UK- helping to connect, heat and power the country. Our sector expertise stretches across Telecoms, Gas and Water, working with emerging technologies to the most exacting standards of safety and quality. What does it take to join this team that keeps water running for over 15 million homes and businesses, maintaining 65km of gas pipes and installing one million metres of fibre optic cable every year? It takes people like you.

Kier work as part of a framework for Western Power Distribution to ensure its customers have power in their homes, businesses, schools and hospitals. We are an essential member of the team mainly working on reactive and planned maintenance.

We are looking for a Quantity Surveyor to be responsible for ensuring commercially our tenders are assessed correctly and risks identified. You will be liaising with the project teams to carry out reviews of progress against contract margins and ensure subcontractors are in line with Kier procedures. Ensuring cash flow is maximised will be key along with assisting the Managing QS with month end reporting.

What do we need from you?

To be successful in the role, you will hold experience within a similar role and an appropriate qualification as well as experience working with NEC suite of contracts. You will also have sound commercial and business knowledge.

What can you expect from us?

You can expect a competitive salary and an outstanding package that includes a matched pension scheme up to 7.5%, 26 days' annual leave (with the opportunity to buy or sell holiday), two employee Share Scheme options, together with additional valuable benefits such as:

  • Free Life Assurance
  • Access to a range of attractive Flexible benefit options to tailor your package to suit your lifestyles
  • Flexible and Agile working (dependent on your role)
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Access to Kier Rewards, our exclusive Discount Shopping Site with deals available at over 800 retailers
  • Plus, many more benefits geared to your wellbeing.



    Pre-employment checks



    It's worth remembering that we'll undertake the relevant/standard employment checks if you're successful in the selection process. This includes taking up your references, as well as checking your ID, driving licence (if appropriate) and your right to work in the UK. Some roles may also be subject to further pre-employment checks. We encourage flexible working wherever possible in your role - and this may allow you to work from home or from one of our other offices/sites, if appropriate.


    Make the journey. Leave a legacy.



    Being part of Kier means living our values of being Collaborative, Trusted and Focused. We all have the potential to shape our world, and it's through these values that we will leave a lasting legacy. Bring your talent and ambition to Kier and you will be given the scope and opportunity to invest in your own future, to build your expertise and contribute to a rich and diverse culture.



    Kier is an inclusive employer.
Closing Date: 8th April 2021


Please note, interviews make take place before the closing date, and we reserve the right to close applications early.