Cost Consultant Vacancies – England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland 

Quantity Surveyor Recruitment in the UK. Stafford Lawrence- Construction Recruitment Consultants are always looking to recruit Cost Consultants and Quantity Surveyors for our clients, for positions across the United Kingdom. We have job vacancies and careers for a wide variety of Construction Consultancy organisations from small to mid-sized and some of the larger Cost Consultancy clients. A lot of the vacancies we advertise are exclusive to Stafford Lawrence Ltd, due to our long-term client relationships. All our job vacancies are for full-time permanent positions.

Stafford Lawrence Ltd has been recruiting Cost Consultants, Quantity Surveyors and Commercial Managers in the United Kingdom for over 20 years.

Our clients like to see some Cost Consultancy or PQS experience, but some are open to candidates who have worked for Main Contractors or subcontractors who would like to move to a consultancy.

If you are a Quantity Surveyor and would like more information on the UK Quantity Surveying job vacancies we have, please contact us for an in-depth conversation. If you do not see a vacancy in your area, please contact us using the email below and state the location you require, we will then email you our roles in that area.

N.B UK nationals or those with a current right to live and work in the UK. Our clients cannot currently provide visas or sponsorship for Non-UK Nationals.

Requirements for the Quantity Surveyor Jobs United Kingdom, England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland

  • Chartered Status or candidates working towards APC. Our clients are open to candidates who are 12-18 months from attaining chartered status.
  • In addition, A Degree qualification in Quantity Surveying or commercial management is ideal, but candidates with other degree qualifications will be considered if you can show experience with a Cost Consultancy organisation in the UK.
  • Experience with a Cost Consultancy a PQS or an Engineering Consultancy, a few examples of this would be, Arcadis, AECOM, Gleeds, but there are many smaller PQS consultancies that our clients would consider in the United Kingdom.
  • In addition, Dependent upon the level of the vacancy, our clients like to see a minimum of 2 years post-degree qualification experience, up to 6 years experience for Quantity Surveyor / Cost Consultant roles and more experience for the Senior and Associate roles.
  • We also have vacancies for Director and Partner level candidates. Due to the confidential nature of some of these roles, we cannot advertise them. So please get in contact for information on potential job vacancies in your area
  • If you are a candidate with less experience, we have Assistant Level Quantity Surveying roles for you to consider listed on our UK Jobs page.

Salary & Benefits for the UK Quantity Surveying Jobs – Quantity Surveyor Recruitment

  • Basic salary – discussed on a case-by-case basis, dependent upon location experience, and the level of the role. Candidates in London and other major cities will likely have a London or city rating. Certainly, no one wants to move these days without an increase in salary. We are happy to have an open and frank conversation in regards to your requirements. ALL our roles detail the salary bandings provided by our clients. Please look at the roles on our UK Jobs pages for detailed salary and package information.
  • Most of our clients now offer a mix of office and home working for all candidates.
  • In addition, Pension provision is dependent upon the client or company. This can range from 4-10%
  • Mobile and Laptop are provided
  • There are a number of other benefits such as discretionary bonuses and cost-of-living allowances. Some clients offer gym membership and healthcare provisions as well as a range of other great benefits.

To Apply for any of our Quantity Surveyor Jobs in the United Kingdom

To apply for UK quantity surveying vacancies email your CV to Please quote Ref: UKQS please also state your preferred location in the UK e.g UKQSLondon or UKQSPlymouth or UKQSEdinburgh

Tips for your CV- UK Quantity Surveyor Careers – Cost Consultant Recruitment

  • Please ensure that you provide your contact detail, telephone number and email address.
  • A professional picture. Ideally a picture of you in a professional setting. Please do not provide photos of yourself in a local bar or dancing at a party, or in fancy dress!
  • Please ensure that you provide dates on ALL of your qualifications. The place where you studied your BSc Quantity Surveying or commercial management and detail if it was full or part-time.
  • Please make sure that you provide your MRICS Membership number and the date you attained MRICS.
  • Where possible provide information on the projects you have worked on and thevalue as well as your particular involvement and who you reported to, and anyone you were responsible for.
  • Above all, please do not use coloured text or logo pictures on your CV, keep it simple.

About Us- Stafford Lawrence Ltd- UK Quantity Surveyor Recruitment Agency

  • Stafford Lawrence Ltd- UK Construction & Engineering Recruitment Consultancy has 20 years of experience recruiting Quantity Surveying professionals for Consultancy organisations across the UK.
  • For any questions on the job vacancies on our website, please get in touch via email
  • Stafford Lawrence Ltd adheres strictly to GDPR Guidelines. Your CV will go to specifically named clients only with your permission.
  • We are always seeking Cost Consultants/ Quantity Surveyors for Careers in Construction in the United Kingdom. Visit our blog to learn how to get a referral fee for introducing a Quantity Surveying candidate.
  • If you are not yet a Chartered Quantity Surveyor and would like more information on how to become chartered the official RICS website provides extensive detail on how to become a Chartered Surveyor
  • The RICS also has its own job vacancy website dedicated to members of the RICS, So if you are a UK MRICS Chartered quantity surveyor or working towards APC they also have a number of vacancies across the UK and overseas.

Below are just a few of our UK job vacancies and Careers for Quantity Surveyors and Cost Consultants

Quantity Surveyor jobs in Cambridge

Exeter Vacancy Quantity Surveyor jobs- Cost Consultant Recruitment

Job Vacancies in Kent for Quantity Surveyors

Somerset Job Vacancies for Quantity Surveyors /Cost Consultants 

Jobs for Senior Quantity Surveyors Scotland- Construction Recruitment Scotland