Project Manager / Quantity Surveyor

  • Location:

    Dalkeith, Midlothian

  • Sector:

    Construction & Property

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Richard Thorpe

  • Contact email:

    richard.thorpe@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/552996

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Duration:

    2 Years

  • Expiry date:

    2020-04-04

  • Start date:

    ASAP

A Project Manager / Quantity Surveyor is sought for a long-term temporary appointment, expected to be at least 2 years, based in Dalkeith.

They are looking for someone who has a crossover of Project Management and PQS skills as the role involves taking on projects in a PM capacity in addition to a QS role. On design & build contracts the role may also include fulfilling the role of Employer's Agent.

Skills / Requirements:-

  • Ability with draft contracts/ manage/ administer; including instructions/ valuations/ payments/ final accounts; high commercial awareness and ability to drive out value
  • Programme production/ management including procurement; high level to detailed/ daily management; ability to review forthcoming/ long lead issues and manage accordingly.
  • Risk management
  • Contract management, on site
  • Design management; managing design teams, interrogating information from design teams/ prior to instructions - driving out value
  • Ability to competently manage projects from inception to completion - this will include both PM and/or QS duties
  • Experience in commercial, education and housing desirable with public procurement knowledge/experience beneficial.
  • Able to work within a small team and keep a good audit trail
  • MRICS qualified preferred

This is a full time appointment expected to last at least 2 years.

Please apply online or call Richard Thorpe on 01383 745 309.

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