Managing Quantity Surveyor - London

About The Role

Delivering what we promise


Morrison Water Services is recruiting for a Managing Quantity Surveyor to work on our Developer Services Major Projects contract in and around London.

As the Managing Quantity Surveyor you will be part of our Commercial Team who are responsible for the end to end commercial processes and requirements of the contract.

You must be able to collate, analysis & challenge Cost/Value Reports and forecasts as required and implement required actions. You will design and implement a commercial strategy for their portfolio and tenders with the assistance of their
functional manager and also ensure that the Commercial Practitioners administer the contracts correctly in a timely and professional manner?
You will be able to identify, mitigate and manage risk & opportunities for the portfolio of work and encourage and develop a culture of contractual & commercial awareness on all projects
You will be responsible, where required, to ensure that a review of all of the contractual obligations and
commercial risks is carried out prior to the submission of tenders. you will also assist in maximising of cash position, including WIP control, cash flow production & improvement plans for all projects
You must be able to identify and advise upon of insurance related issues, including PI and also ensure a margin improvement plan exists on each project? You will Assist in work winning duties as required, including proactive release of team members and attendance at Client Presentations for Tender Interviews
You must have previous experience in ensuring optimum performance of commercial team for the portfolio of work, undertaking constant reviewing for margin gains in efficiency and timely resource forecasting
Do you have the ability to handle Client disputes, with assistance?

Can you ensure that the outturn costs on the projects are monitored on a monthly basis through a detailed bottom
up resourced and costed forecast maintained?

Will you undertake any other work as required of you by the Commercial Manager?

Morrison Water Services part of the M Group Services Water Division are the leading service provider in the water and wastewater infrastructure sectors in the UK. As a division, we employ circa 3000 people across the UK and we are looking for aspiring people like you, who are keen to continue their career within the Commercial Sector.


Our people provide essential infrastructure services through long-term framework agreements to the water and wastewater sectors in the UK and Ireland. The Water Division provides a broad range of technical capabilities to our clients ranging from asset condition assessment to design, build, commissioning and completion. With a 2.1billion order book and turnover at 450 million, we are market leaders in our field. Joining us gives you the scope and ability to work for an organisation who are not only invested in your career, but your future too. Sound interesting?


What’s in it for you?

  • Matched Pension Scheme
  • Company Car or Car allowance
  • Fuel Card
  • Private Health Care and Health care Cash plan
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Programme
  • Life Assurance
  • Enhanced Maternity and Paternity leave
  • 25 days’ annual leave plus 8 days’ bank holiday
  • Cycle to work Scheme

Our Vision

At Morrison Water Services, we’re proud of our positive culture and commitment to safety. We believe in delivering a high performing, sustainable workforce that supports our clients effectively. People stay with our business because of the opportunities for growth and development, our inclusive culture, and our dedication to providing a safe and supportive work environment.

This is an opportunity for individuals who are looking to join an organisation that values integrity, safety, and diversity. For this role, we are seeking individuals who are committed to supporting our long-term goals and who embrace change and promote diversity. We believe that listening to our people, providing feedback, and keeping them informed about the direction of the business is essential to our continued success.

The Next Step…

So you know, all our applications are reviewed by humans, so if you don’t hear back straight away don’t panic, we receive a high volume of applications and you will receive an email letting you know where you are in the recruitment process



About The Company

M Group Services delivers a range of essential infrastructure services within the water, energy, transport and telecommunications sectors in the UK & Ireland. We have built and maintained relationships with our clients over a number of years and have a strong culture that continuously focuses on safety, operational delivery, efficiency and customer service. We are committed to profitable growth both organically and through acquisitions. M Group Services, a trusted employer to over 10,000 skilled specialists working from 240 locations, operates a divisional structure aligned with its end markets.

At M Group Services we recognise and value the benefits from our workforce diversity. We work hard to build and maintain inclusive environments and develop a culture where our people feel included and valued.

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