Quantity Surveyor - Northampton


We’re looking for a Quantity Surveyor to join our Transportation team based in Brixworth to strengthen our current commercial team working across two term service contracts for West & North Northamptonshire delivering highways maintenance and capital schemes. The value of the contract is circa £60m per annum. Within this role, you can enjoy competitive annual holiday entitlement with opportunities to buy/sell leave, a fantastic, matched pension scheme, a share in the success you help to create by investing in Kier through our Sharesave and Share Incentive Plans and even more

Can you envision a world without transportation links by land, sea, or air? Neither can we! Your journey is our journey. Join us at Kier Transportation, where we are working brilliantly together to make a difference, supporting the movement of people, goods, and equipment.


Location: Brixworth, Northamptonshire

Contract: Permanent, Full time

Salary: £38k – £50k + car + benefits


What will you be responsible for?

As a Quantity Surveyor, you’ll be managing all financial aspects of provider and managed works contracts, including value engineering, estimating target prices, negotiating prices with subcontractors and clients, identifying and agreeing on the value of additional works, interim valuations, final accounts, and the production and management of contractual documentation.

Your day to day will include:

  • Supporting and leading the ongoing management of subcontractor accounts in partnership with our client
  • Working closely with Operational teams, ensuring accurate and sufficient detail is provided in all task orders to subcontractors
  • Aiding the commercial management of additional scheme works during the construction phase through to application, invoice and payment
  • Dealing with subcontractor account reconciliation


What are we looking for?

This role of Quantity Surveyor is great for you if:

  • You have relevant qualifications and or experience in a similar role
  • Can show an ability to work on multiple fast paced workflows concurrently with experience of the NEC suite of contracts with an emphasis on Option C
  • Familiar with subcontractor account management


Rewards and benefits
We’re proud to be able to offer our brilliant people a wide variety of benefits that you can tailor to your needs. You can see more information of benefits here.


Diversity and inclusion
Making Kier a diverse and inclusive place to work is a huge priority for us. We’re proud of the steps we’ve taken so far, but we know we must always do more. Our employees are key in shaping Kier’s diversity and inclusion initiatives and our people have made a huge impact on how we work, by using their experiences to shape our policies. You can see our D&I action plan here.


We look forward to seeing your application to join the #constructionrevolution #joinkier

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