Senior Quantity Surveyor (Associate Director Designate)

Our Opportunity

We are seeking a Senior Quantity Surveyor (Associate Director Designate) with good health care experience to head up our health care team on a national basis.

The successful Senior QS will join our team of Quantity Surveyors and Project Managers and can be based in any office but with a requirement to have a national presence. Reporting to our Director of Health and main board Director level, the successful candidate will be a motivated person who can work in a collaborative environment with the client, contractor, and other Summers-Inman staff.

About you

Ideally you will have:

  • Minimum 7 years’ post-graduate experience of cost management of building projects from feasibility/option studies through to detailed cost planning and post contract cost management
  • Experience in consultancy environment and working on public sector projects
  • Good knowledge of Value Engineering and Risk Management techniques
  • Understanding of the principal standard forms of building contracts including JCT and NEC3/4
  • Understanding of DH P22 contract templates
  • Experience of the P22 process, working as Trust Cost Advisor and working with PSCP’s
  • Experience in supporting the PM through the development of the GMP process
  • SOC, OBC, FBC knowledge
  • Manage Change Control Reporting Procedures
  • Life Cycle knowledge
  • Able to advise on VAT
  • Chartered professional status (MRICS or MCIOB) – desirable but not essential
  • Excellent communicator, with strong teamwork skills

Remuneration / Benefits

We value and promote a positive work-life balance and encourage every member of our team to get involved with charity, sports, community, and company events. Providing a balanced, enjoyable career is important to us, and we work hard to make sure everyone feels a valued part of our organization. We are also a responsible employer and Investors in People accredited business.

You will receive an attractive salary that will match your skills and experience, as well as the following benefits:

  • Pension
  • Car Allowance
  • 25 days’ annual leave + Bank Holidays
  • Professional subscriptions

For further details: Please contact Ian Griffiths ( and David Cronje (

Please note we are not accepting agency CVs or speculative approaches for this vacancy.

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