Quantity Surveyor

February 20, 2024
£45000 - £45000
Urgent

Job Description

We are currently seeking a talented Quantity Surveyor to join a well-established refurbishment and fit out contractor based in Glasgow. As a key member of the team, you will play a crucial role in managing the financial aspects of projects, ensuring their successful delivery. While experience in similar project delivery is preferred, we also welcome candidates with a background in the construction industry seeking an exciting opportunity within a different sector.

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct detailed cost analysis and feasibility studies for projects.
  • Prepare accurate estimates, budgets, and cost plans.
  • Monitor and control project costs, ensuring adherence to approved budgets.
  • Collaborate with clients, architects, subcontractors, and suppliers to assess project requirements and negotiate favourable terms.
  • Prepare and evaluate tender documents, including bills of quantities and contract documentation.
  • Manage variations, claims, and contractual disputes, providing cost-effective solutions.
  • Ensure compliance with relevant regulations, codes, and industry standards.
  • Collaborate closely with project managers and site teams to support the successful delivery of projects.
  • Keep up to date with industry trends, construction methods, and materials to provide innovative cost-saving solutions.

Requirements:

  • Proven experience in the construction industry
  • Knowledge of quantity surveying practices, including cost estimation, contract administration, and project cost control.
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to interpret complex data and provide accurate reports.
  • Excellent negotiation and communication skills to establish and maintain relationships with stakeholders.
  • Proficient in relevant software and tools for quantity surveying.
  • Sound understanding of building regulations, codes, and standards.
  • Degree in Quantity Surveying, Construction Management, or a related field
  • Professional certifications or memberships related to quantity surveying are advantageous.

The Offer:

  • Competitive salary package based on experience and qualifications.
  • Opportunity to work with a reputable contractor.
  • Diverse project portfolio offering exciting and challenging assignments.
  • Collaborative and supportive work environment.
  • Convenient location in Glasgow, with easy access to transportation.

If you are a motivated Quantity Surveyor with a background in the construction industry and an interested in this role, we want to hear from you. Join our client’s team and contribute to their vision of delivering outstanding projects.

Location