Senior Quantity Surveyor

Senior Quantity Surveyor

At Dalkia UK, we are on a mission to deliver technical solutions for a better society and to contribute to a Net Zero UK. Our 4,000-strong team of experts and advisors collaborates with clients and communities on some of the country’s most exciting and challenging projects. We specialize in providing energy, engineering, facilities management, and specialist services, all guided by our core values that shape our actions and interactions.

As a Senior Quantity Surveyor at Dalkia UK, you will play a pivotal role in leading all commercial aspects of our projects. This includes cost control, change management, risk management, and cost value reconciliations. You will be part of a dedicated team committed to excellence in delivering complex MEP projects, ranging from research laboratories to major hospitals, MOD projects, exhibition centres, and commercial offices.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead commercial aspects of groundbreaking projects. Your expertise will guide procurement, cost control, change management, risk management, and cost-value reconciliations.
  • Collaborate closely with stakeholders and dedicated project leads and report to our regional commercial manager.
  • Empower a talented team, including junior Quantity Surveyors, leveraging your strong negotiation and communication skills.


What You Bring:

  • A minimum of 5 years post-grad experience with a major MEP contractor is preferred. However, we welcome diverse experiences.
  • Proven track record leading major MEP schemes £10m+.
  • Strong negotiation and communication skills.
  • Proficiency in Excel and Microsoft Nav is preferable.


What We Offer:

  • Market Leading Package: We offer competitive salaries along with market leading benefits including company stakeholder pension, car scheme and discount perks.
  • Dynamic Growth: Embark on exciting and unique projects supported by EDF, a global energy leader. Our project pipeline over the next few years offers unparalleled growth opportunities.
  • Professional Development: Benefit from our regular CPD and training opportunities including our in-house RICS Membership program, complete with workshops, one to one mentoring and mock interviews.
  • Visionary Team: Join a team with a stellar track record in delivering complex MEP projects.
  • Make an Impact: With our core values guiding every endeavor, be a part of a legacy that champions a sustainable, prosperous, and resilient society.


Why Choose Us: Backed by EDF, one of the world’s largest energy companies, we are poised to make a lasting impact. Our strong pipeline of exciting and unique projects across various sectors offers excellent opportunities for growth and progression. Join us in building a sustainable, prosperous, resilient society, and contribute to a Net Zero UK.

How to Apply: If you are a dynamic and experienced Senior Quantity Surveyor ready to take on exciting challenges, please apply or email a copy of your cv to chris.court@dalkia.co.uk


Join us in shaping a brighter future!

Job Type: Full-time



  • Additional leave
  • Company pension
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Employee discount
  • Life insurance
  • Private medical insurance
  • Referral programme
  • Sick pay
  • Store discount

Date of issue
July 10, 2024
Business Unit
Dalkia Scotland
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