Quantity Surveyor

  • Location:

    Glasgow, Scotland

  • Sector:

    Construction & Property

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  • Contact:

    Scott Mitchell

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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  • Start date:

    23/08/2021 11:14:23

  • Consultant:

    Scott Mitchell

Our client is a leading contractor, specialising in the commercial Roofing and Cladding sector, delivering projects from £100K - £10M in all major industrial and commercial sectors.

Being a long established business with strong ties both with blue chip main contractors and direct clients they have consistently grown to a T/O in excess of £25m P/A and with a long pipeline of projects ahead this path will continue into the future.

An opportunity exists for an experienced Quantity Surveyor to join the commercial team in a role based out of the Glasgow office.

Reporting to the Commercial Manager the Quantity Surveyor will be responsible for:

* Managing projects allocated to you by the Commercial Manager
* Attending handover meetings
* Compliance with Contract Conditions and liaison with Operational Team
* Preparation of budgets for job based tender figures
* Liaising with Procurement, Contracts & Subcontractors throughout the project
* Prepare and manage all budget in line with the specification and conditions
* Prepare monthly valuations and ensure payments are made on time
* Monitor payments to Supply Chain
* Preparing cost reports for discussion with the Project Team and presentation to Senior Management Team
* Sign off Invoices in accordance with agreed budgets
* Prepare and agree final accounts.

To be considered you will be a qualified Q.S who can demonstrate commercial control of projects from tender to completion . You may have experience gained within a specialist sub contractor, main contractor or both, but you will need to demonstrate commercial management of high value projects and show a steady employment history. You will also need:

* Detailed knowledge of Excel & Word
* High attention to detail
* Excellent Commercial Acumen - able to spot risk and opportunity in contracts
* Strong written & verbal communication
* Sound general knowledge of contracts
* The ability to manage your own workload

The successful individual will be joining a great employer with a real focus on people, you will also benefit from a generous remuneration and excellent career development opportunities.

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