Quantity Surveyor

We are looking for a Quantity Surveyor to join our growing team.


We are a forward-thinking Building Consultancy business with ambitious plans for growth. Our progressive and innovative nature allows our team members to work flexibly and from home (if desired) effectively with cloud-based systems. You will be joining an experienced and professional but relaxed working environment.

Sillence Hurn provides a turnkey building surveying and consultancy solution for commercial, retail, industrial, and residential property stakeholders. Our services include building surveys, project monitoring, and project and cost management. In addition, we also provide expert consultancy for dilapidations, party wall matters, and contract administration.

We know sometimes life can be unpredictable. That's why we have an Employee Assistance Programme in place which is a 24/7 confidential support service for both you and your immediate family. We want to help you give your best in life, and the team are always here for you whenever you need.

Our Ideal Candidate will BE/have

• MRICS qualified Quantity Surveyor
• PQS experience minimum 3+ years
• Main Contractor or Construction Management QS experience minimum 3+years
• Experience in providing funder monitoring services would be beneficial but not essential
• Detailed commercial and contractual knowledge
• Comfortable preparing reports with excellent client presentation skills
• Excellent risk management and analytical skills.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

We are committed to the recruitment and hiring of individuals from diverse backgrounds and experiences, as we believe this strengthens our growing team and better serve our valued clients.

We do not discriminate against individuals on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, disability status or any characteristic. Employment decisions are made solely on the basis of experience, qualifications (if required) and if our values and culture work for the individual.

Values , what are ours?

  • Be Candid and Be Yourself
  • Be Tenacious and Ride The Wave
  • Be Curious and Collaborative
  • Be a Drive for a Sustainable Future
  • Be Autonomous and Trusting


  • responsible for managing all aspects of the contractual and financial side of our construction project
  • working alongside our Project Management
  • review architectural plans and prepare quantity needs
  • estimate the quantity and costs of materials
  • prepare contracts and documents
  • set budgets for payments, inventory needs, and materials
  • analyse costs for maintenance and additional building needs

Important Details

The role is open to part-time and full-time candidates:

  • Performance-related bonus
  • Excellent scope for progression with the opportunity to grow and lead a team
  • 25 days holiday (pro-rata), plus Christmas and Bank Holidays
  • Flexible and home-working available
  • Professional subscriptions paid for
  • Company laptop and mobile phone
  • Access to an EV scheme - tax savings!

Salary: £50,000-£60,000 base salary (DOE)

To apply or find out more details please send your CV to recruitment@sillencehurn.co.uk

Are we a good fit?

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