Contract Scotland have a Senior Quantity Surveyor vacancy with a large housing contractor, based in Inverness.

One of Scotland’s larger housebuilders is looking to appoint a Logistics planner to work with the operational team to ensure a successful delivery from acquisition to handover stage.

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Senior Quantity Surveyor

Location: Aberdeen
Benefits: + car, bonus, flexible benefits package
Reference: J23327
Contract Type: Permanent
Working Hours: Full-time
Created: 28th July 2022
Closing: 25th August 2022

Contract Scotland have a brilliant opportunity for a quantity surveyor, within the volume housebuilding market. Based in Aberdeen, this role will be joining a team of surveyors and working on a number of housebuilding projects within the east central belt. Our client has a hybrid working policy, so candidates form the Tayside or Inverness region could be site based if preferable and require 1 day/week in the Aberdeen Office.

This is a fast-paced environment and requires ,to a large degree, on working with established internal systems and processes. Applicants should have at least a HNC/ BSc qualification within quantity surveying and be able to display proven prior experience of working in the housebuilding sector.

Duties and Responsibilities Include:-

  • Maintain budget control throughout developments
  • Manage procurement of trade packages and oversee sub-contract ordering
  • Production of monthly CVR Reports for each site
  • Preparing tenders and procure sub-contractors
  • Evaluating and agreeing variations and instructions
  • Liaising with site personnel and sub-contractors in order to maximise productivity
  • Using a payments system for the payment of sub-contractors and goods and materials
  • Regular coordination and reporting to Commercial Director / Commercial Manager with all commercial aspects of the business

Our client rewards their surveyors with a generous salary and bonus scheme in return. They have also adopted a flexible approach to working and have rolled this out across the business successfully, since the pandemic.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please apply with a copy of your most recent CV or for more information, contact Nicola, quoting J23327.

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