Are you an experienced Quantity Surveyor ready to take the next step? Contract Scotland are delighted to be sourcing a Senior QS for an innovative and forward-thinking company based in Scotland. In recent years, they have experienced successful growth and have secured a strong pipeline of work in Glasgow.

A well respected main contractor with a rich heritage in Scotland’s construction industry is looking to add a Quantity Surveyor to their established commercial team in Edinburgh. Our client has worked on some of Britain’s most iconic buildings and will provide the opportunity to work on diverse and exciting developments

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Senior Quantity Surveyor

Location: Edinburgh
Salary: DoE
Reference: J23483
Contract Type: Permanent
Working Hours: Full-time
Created: 5th August 2022
Closing: 2nd September 2022

Are you an experienced Quantity Surveyor ready to take the next step?

Owing to a successful increase in work, our client is looking to source a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join their Commercial Team in Edinburgh. As a leader in the Scottish Construction Industry, they will allow you to gain valuable experience working on large and diverse projects and offer continued training and development opportunities.

Our client is a forward-thinking and innovative company operating at the forefront of the industry; driving standards in quality, technology and build practice. They are successfully securing work and have a strong pipeline of interesting and complex developments in the East of Scotland.

As Senior Quantity Surveyor, you will be responsible for (but not limited to):

  • Advising and liaising with operational management on contract and commercial matters.
  • Advising on all commercial reports; assuring valuations are maximised and paid on time.
  • Reporting on monthly costs, maintaining accurate financial records, and preparing cost forecasts.
  • Ensuring quotations are evaluated carefully and comply with project specifications.
  • Successfully managing sub-contractor accounts.
  • Supporting junior members of the commercial team.

To be considered for this role, you will:

  • Be degree qualified in Quantity Surveying or alternative relevant disciple.
  • Have demonstrable commercial experience in the construction industry.

In return, our client can offer you genuine career development, a competitive salary, company car or car allowance, private healthcare, and generous holiday entitlement and pension contribution.

If you are interested in this role, please apply with a copy of your up-to-date CV or for more information, contact Rachel Anderson at rachel.anderson@contractscotland.co.uk quoting J23483.

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