Job Description

Traditional General Builder seeks experienced Construction Project Quantity Surveyor to join their business

Your new company
Our client are an Edinburgh institution who have delivered successful construction projects for over a hundred years. With a broad portfolio of projects encompassing educational, commercial and residential, they are true experts in their space and are the builders of choice for multiple premium clients in the Edinburgh construction market.
Your new role
As Project Quantity Surveyor you will be fully commercially responsible for the delivery of projects in the range of 500K to £5million across multiple sectors. Our client is a client focused business who rely on repeat business, so their QS’s are expected to develop and maintain positive relationships with their clients, ensuring that they are left with a positive outcome on their projects. You will be involved from pricing a project all the way through to final accounts. You will be supported by an experienced senior leadership team and be part of a small but busy commercial team. Our clients are known for their quality of workmanship, and they like to take the same approach to how they treat their staff, suppliers and clients.

What you’ll need to succeed
The ideal candidate is a degree-qualified Quantity Surveyor perhaps with experience working for a medium to small builder who has a wide range of experience across multiple sectors. You like to work on a range of different projects and enjoy the cut and thrust of working with construction experts in the delivery of challenging refurbishment, heritage and education projects. This may suit a traditionally trained QS from a residential background seeking to work on a different type of project to broaden their experience.

What you’ll get in return
Our client are a smaller builder with an extremely low staff turnover rate. You will receive a competitive salary along with benefits and our client expects their staff to have a positive work-life balance. Get in touch now for more information.

What you need to do now

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