Senior Quantity Surveyor


Competitive Plus Car/Car Allowance

Closes 05/06/2023

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Senior Quantity Surveyor  

Do you want to be part of a successful, dynamic, forward-thinking business? Do you have a proactive approach and enjoy an engaging fast-paced role? 

We have two exciting opportunities for a Senior Quantity Surveyor’s to join our Major Project Team within our Rail Division, based from our Birmingham office - and there has never been a better time to join! 

The Role 

As a Senior Quantity Surveyor at Story Contracting you will report to the Managing Quantity Surveyor, you will manage project costs from concept to completion and through to the end of defects liability, overseeing contractual commitments, challenging and supporting to identify best value solutions. 

With excellent communication skills, you will be client focused with the ability to build and manage effective relationships with multiple stakeholders, internal colleagues and supply chain partners. 


At Story Contracting, we invest in our people. We provide award-winning training and development opportunities for all employees to help you get to where you want to be in your career. 

In addition to a competitive salary, pension and company car/allowance, we show we care about our people by offering a health cash plan and wellbeing support to keep you fit and well - inside and outside of work.  

Our agile working policy follows for a mixture of office and home working, and flexible working arrangements are available so that our people are engaged to give their best.  

We care about our communities too and offer our employees two paid for volunteering days each year to spend as a team or individually. 

The Ideal Candidate: 

A commercial qualification and have CVR and Target Cost experience in addition to ICC & NEC3 Forms of Contract knowledge 

Experience of working within the rail industry, infrastructure, civils and frameworks. 

Excellent communication skills, both verbally and written 

Ability to develop close relationships, particularly with the key influencers for the Project 

A well organised and disciplined approach, demonstrating the ability to accurately analyse and report on information gained 

Confidence to work on own initiative with good planning and preparation skills 

Why Story Contracting? 

Story Contracting is a privately-owned, award-winning infrastructure company who is financially secure and agile with a wide range of public, private and third sector clients who enjoy working with our talented and committed team. Our track record for delivery on time and to budget, safely and reliably, has meant repeat business from our clients, which is reflected in our motto of ‘Do It Right!’ 

Our values are at the heart of everything we do - the way we work and the behaviours we display. We believe that this is what makes Story Contracting and our people exceptional. 

GROUNDED - Everyone is equal at Story. We are down to earth and treat each other with respect. 

HARDWORKING - We all pull our weight and work hard for each other. 

PROUD - We are proud of our safety, our projects, our people, our clients and the success we create together.  

FAMILY - We nurture, train, develop and keep our people safe, just like a family. We are inclusive and do the right thing for the business and its people. 

TRUSTED - What we say is what we do. Our clients, our people and our communities trust us to do it right. 

WINNERS - We are hungry for success and want to be the best performing contractor for our clients, our people and our communities. 

Every Story Matters 

We are proud to be a place where everyone can be part of the Story!  

As part of our pledge to eliminate discrimination and encourage diversity among our Story Team, our ‘Every Story’ policy  ensures all employees are a part of a diverse environment and always feel included. 

All applicants will receive careful consideration for employment regardless of who you are, where you come from or what you believe in. 

Think you’d be a good fit? 

Successful applicants will be contacted shortly after the closing date.  

Apply today and start your story 

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