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Quantity Surveyor

Location: Glasgow
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + + car allowance + Bonus
Benefits: + car allowance + Bonus
Reference: J43383
Contract Type: Permanent
Working Hours: Full-time
Created: 10th April 2024
Closing: 8th May 2024

We are seeking a Quantity Surveyor to join our clients team, based in Glasgow. The successful candidate will ideally have experience in either housing/ affordable housing, or a  sub-contractor from the housing sector.

Key responsibilities:

– Assisting the Senior Quantity Surveyor in the management of the project budget, ensuring that all financial targets are met

– Preparing and submitting accurate tender documents and bills of quantities

– Managing sub-contractors and ensuring their work is completed to a high standard and within budget

– Assisting with cost value reconciliations and producing reports on project progress

– Assisting with the measurement and valuation of variations and payments

– Maintaining accurate records and ensuring all documentation is up to date and stored correctly

– Liaising with clients, contractors, and other stakeholders throughout the project


– A degree in Quantity Surveying or related field

– At least 2 years’ experience in a similar role, ideally, with a focus on housing / affordable housing projects

– Experience in managing sub-contractors and working with them to achieve project goals

– Excellent communication and negotiation skills

– Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

– Ability to work well under pressure and to tight deadlines

– Strong attention to detail and ability to produce accurate work

– Proficiency in Microsoft Office and relevant software packages

To apply for the role, attach your updated CV using the link.  For a confidential chat on the role, contact Nicola Monro directly on 01786446651 /

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We value diversity and promote equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all areas of society and can discuss any reasonable adjustments to support your application.