A quantity surveying role with a bespoke developer in the Great Glasgow region

An award-winning housebuilder, based in Falkirk is looking to recruit an experienced quantity surveyor in the private housebuilding sector.

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Senior Quantity Surveyor

Location: Edinburgh
Salary: Market related
Benefits: + car allowance +bonus
Reference: J43139
Contract Type: Permanent
Working Hours: Full-time
Created: 13th November 2023
Closing: 11th December 2023

One of the UK’s most respected private housebuilders are looking to appoint a QS/ Senior Quantity Surveyor to join their commercial team in Edinburgh.

Our client are looking for an experienced Senior Quantity Surveyor with strong skills in Private Housing in the UK. As a Senior Quantity Surveyor, you will be responsible for managing all aspects of the cost management and quantity surveying of private housing projects.

Key Requirements of the Role:-

– Manage the cost management and quantity surveying of private housing projects from inception to completion
– Prepare, issue and evaluate tender documentation
– Prepare and negotiate contracts, budgets and cost plans
– Manage project budgets and cash flow forecasts
– Ensure value for money is achieved on all projects
– Provide regular reports on project progress and cost
– Attend site meetings and liaise with clients, contractors and other stakeholders
– Provide support and guidance to junior team members

You will Need:-

– Degree qualified in Quantity Surveying or a related field
– Minimum of 5 years’ experience in private housing quantity surveying
– Strong knowledge of construction contracts and procurement methods
– Excellent communication and negotiation skills
– Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
– Strong attention to detail
– Proficient in relevant software and tools

To apply for the role, attach your up to date CV using the link.  For a confidential discussion on the role, you can call Nicola Monro directly on 01786446651.

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