Client Side Quantity Surveyor - Retail New Build/Refurbishment

Michael Page Property and Construction
England, London
£50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Closing date
6 Oct 2021
JN -092021-3568710

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Contract Type
Quantity Surveyor
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Job Details

Full accountability for preparing, managing and reporting all financial costs connected to new site development and/or existing site refurbishment across the London and South East area.

Client Details

A dynamic retail clients with growth plan to triple the number of sites in the next 2-3 years


  • Provide input into all budget and capex investment approval processes as well as analysing and responding to potential commercial risks and advising on legal and contractual issues as they arise.
  • Provide key input on the procurement strategy into the selection and agreement of pricing and sourcing of construction materials.
  • Preparing tender documents, contracts, bills of quantities and other documentation
  • Taking each project forward, keep responsibility for costing and monitoring all landlord works and conduct regular reviews across the portfolio.
  • Track and report on all project expenditure, and adjust budget projections should there be any onsite variations required.
  • At project completion, provide analysis on agreed budget vs forecast vs final position as well as valuing completed works and arranging payment.


  • A degree or post-grad qualification in Quantity Surveying and 2-5 years PQS experience (experience could come directly from client side, consultancy or via contracting)
  • Highly numerate, commercially-minded with excellent cost-management skills, preferably gained from experience delivering multi-site property developments consistently and at scale, managing an investment portfolio of £10m+.
  • Experience appointing and managing third party contractors and advisers. Sound legal knowledge to navigate procurement and negotiate contracts.
  • Relevant industries include leisure, hospitality, retail, or retail banking - large scale organisations with customer experience at the heart.

Job Offer

This is an excellent opportunity especially for candidates from Consultancy/Contractor PQS background looking to make a move client side with a dynamic and growing organisation


Since launching in 2006, Michael Page’s specialist Property consultants have supported a wide range of clients in appointing talented specialist professionals at middle management to board level across the UK.

As we continue to grow, our Consultants become increasingly specialist, enabling them to be ‘subject matter experts’ in their niche within the market and enabling them to provide an unrivalled level of technical and geographical knowledge to our Clients and Candidates.

Based from a network of locations across the UK, our Property consultants work with Landlords, Developers, Occupiers and Consultancies to source interim and permanent professionals across a variety of sectors.

  • Retail & Licensed Leisure
  • Commercial
  • Industrial
  • Education
  • Healthcare
  • Residential
  • Local & Central Government

Job Types

  • General Practice Chartered Surveyors
  • Building Surveying
  • Project Management
  • Quantity Surveying / Cost Management
  • Property / Estates Management
  • Property Director / Head of Property
  • Acquisitions/Disposals
  • Land & Development

For more information, career advice or to speak to us about your hiring needs, please get in touch with our Michael Page Property team.

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0121 230 9377
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