Senior Quantity Surveyor


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Job Introduction

At J B Riney, our people are our company. The way in which we treat our people – both our employees and the communities in which we live and work. 

J B Riney is a long- established Civil Engineering company who have operated in the Greater London area for nearly 40 years. Working alongside many Local Authorities and Councils, our well-earned reputation is built on local knowledge, reliability, quality products and services as well as a customer focused delivery. 

We have a fantastic permanent opportunity for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join our team overseeing 2 Highways Term Maintenance Contracts for 2 London Borough Clients.

Your office location will be at our office in Belvedere DA17 6BS. You may be required to travel to sites in Bexley and Bromley, based on the needs of the contract. 

At Riney we embrace a Hybrid working policy giving the flexibility to split time between the office and home. 

We’re working hard to create a dynamic and inclusive environment and it’s important that our people come from a variety of different backgrounds. 

Main Responsibilities

As Senior Quantity Surveyor your main responsibilities will be the following:

  • you will be supporting with the preparation of monthly valuations and financial accounts in preparation for invoicing customers.
  • You will also record, monitor and review the financial performance of contracts as well as being responsible for securing payments from customers within the specified contract terms. It is also expected that you will manage payment of subcontractors.
  • To oversee the measurement and preparation of valuations with a view to maximising returns under the provisions of the Contract Conditions and Company procedures, driving the reduction of debt and costs
  • In addition, you will be tasked with developing and updating monthly forecasts/budgets, conducting physical measurement of works and agreement of same with clients and subcontractors, working to gain agreement of certification and the payment of client and subcontractor accounts as well as assessing, reviewing and mitigating commercial and contractual risks. 


The Ideal Candidate

The ideal candidate will have previous Senior Quantity Surveyor experience and be able to evidence previous experience working in a similar role within a large complex multi-site business.

As well as be enthusiastic, self-motivated, organised individual who has a pragmatic and approachable personality. 

You should possess excellent verbal and written communication skills and be able to develop effective relationships at all levels.

To succeed in this role, it's likely that you will have a relevant degree educated (desirable) or be suitably qualified by experience related to industry standards, in addition you will have experienced self-delivery and be well versed with NEC TSC contracts. It would be beneficial if you are a Member of RICS, or ICES (desirable).

Why Tarmac

In addition to the role of Senior Quantity Surveyor we offer an extensive range of career development opportunities and industry-leading rewards, incentives and benefits: 

  • Car Allowance
  • Hybrid Working
  • Bonus scheme
  • Enhanced holiday entitlement
  • Contributory pension scheme 
  • Access to the Tarmac Reward website with discounts on retailers, holidays, etc. 
  • Access to our Employee Assistance helpline for free and confidential advice 
  • Access to join our Employee Communities inc. BAME; LGBTQ+; Working Parents 
  • Training and development opportunities 

Interested? Why not click here to find out more?  Go on… are you ready to build your future? 

Tarmac is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive work environment for all employees and actively encourage applications from all sectors of the community.