Contract Scotland are working closely with a fit-out, refurbishment and new-build contractor to source a Contracts Manager to join their growing team in Glasgow. Projects you will oversee could range from £500k – £15m in value. This busy contractor has a strong pipeline of work ahead of them in the central belt and plans to expand further; you will play a key role in growing their Scottish operation!

This is a great opportunity for any Assistant Quantity Surveyors looking to develop their career. With first class office facilities, free parking and a secure pipeline of work, the role offers the perfect setting to build for the future.

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Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Location: Glasgow
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Reference: J44251
Contract Type: Permanent
Working Hours: Full-time
Created: 4th July 2024
Closing: 1st August 2024

Job Title: Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Location: Near Glasgow, Scotland

Salary: £30,000 – £40,000 Dependent on Experience

Employment Type: Full-time, Permanent

About the Role:

We are looking for an enthusiastic Assistant Quantity Surveyor to join our client’s growing team based near Glasgow. This is an excellent opportunity for a motivated individual to develop their career in a supportive and fast-paced environment, working on a varied range of exciting construction projects.

You can expect to be involved in an interesting mix of new build and refurbishment projects across Scotland and will have support from their commercial team to help you develop your skills and expertise, ultimately progressing your career as a result.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the preparation of cost estimates and budgets for construction projects.
  • Support the procurement process, including obtaining and analyzing subcontractor and supplier quotes.
  • Help manage project costs, ensuring budgets are adhered to and value for money is achieved.
  • Assist in the preparation and submission of interim valuations and final accounts.
  • Participate in site visits and progress meetings.
  • Maintain accurate records and documentation of project finances.
  • Assist in resolving any financial disputes or issues that may arise during the project lifecycle.
  • Collaborate with the project team to ensure successful project delivery.


  • A degree in Quantity Surveying or a related field.
  • Relevant experience in a Quantity Surveying role, ideally within the construction industry.
  • Strong analytical and numerical skills..
  • A proactive and problem-solving attitude.

What We Offer:

  • A competitive salary package.
  • Opportunities for professional development and career progression.
  • A supportive and collaborative work environment.
  • Exposure to a variety of construction projects and works packages.
  • Comprehensive benefits package, including health insurance and pension scheme.

How to Apply:

If you are a proactive and detail-oriented Assistant Quantity Surveyor looking to advance your career, we want to hear from you. Please submit your CV and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience.

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