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QUANTITY SURVEYOR – Coventry – H.W. Martin (Traffic Management) Limited

QUANTITY SURVEYOR – Coventry – H.W. Martin (Traffic Management) Limited

Job Title:  Quantity Surveyor

Location:  Coventry

Salary:  Competitive and dependent on experience

Additional benefits: 25 days annual leave rising to 28 days after 10 years’ service + Public Holidays, Fully Paid Company Pension, Life assurance, Employee Assistance Programme

H. W. Martin (Traffic Management) Limited are looking for a passionate, experienced, degree-qualified Quantity Surveyor to join our National Commercial Team. This position is based at our depot in Coventry with potential for some hybrid working.

This new opportunity is key to us ensuring the commercial and financial success of our Central region, and growing and maintaining business in a sustainable and efficient manner that is aligned with the goals of the organisation and achieves our vision.


You will play a crucial role in our business, identifying and managing risks to ensure the best possible outcome for our clients. You will make sure we are fully compliant with company commercial procedures and corporate governance requirements.

You’ll be accountable for the commercial and cost management of our  contracts, negotiating and agreeing contracts and costs, limiting variations, and ensuring monthly valuation and invoicing is on point.

Reporting to the Commercial Manager, you will support the implementation of our commercial business strategy in your patch and be responsible for individual contract performance ensuring we meet our goals.

You’ll also have the chance to explore new revenue channels and evaluate opportunities to help the company develop its offering sustainably and within the parameters of our procurement procedures, securing our future for the hundreds of people we employ across the country.

You will also work collaboratively with the rest of the 18-strong Commercial Team, and with our Operational Team to find the most sustainable and efficient data-led solutions possible. You will need to call upon all of your communication and persuasive negotiation skills to maintain optimal relationships with our clients and supply chain partners.


  • Degree qualified or working towards
  • Strong reporting and contract administration skills
  • You must hold a valid UK Driving License
  • Strong NEC experience (UK-based)
  • Proficient in managing multiple, large, complex packages
  • Excellent cost control abilities
  • Excellent communication and customer relationship management skills
  • Experience in CEMAR (ideal but not essential)
  • Subcontractor management
  • Commercial risk management
  • Excellent working knowledge of financial and word processing tools


If you like the sound of a career with us, send us a copy of your CV and a short letter detailing why you think you’d be a great catch.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from any suitably qualified persons.


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