Senior Quantity Surveyor – Roofing And Cladding

June 2, 2024
Urgent

Job Description

Exciting Opportunity for a Senior Quantity Surveyor in Glasgow!

Are you an experienced Quantity Surveyor looking for a challenging role with a dynamic company? My client is a well-established company based in Glasgow, with over 20 years of experience specializing in the Building Envelope, Roofing, Cladding, and Facades. Operating throughout the UK, they undertake projects in various sectors within the Construction Industry, including nuclear, pharmaceutical, energy from waste, Ministry of Defence, education, leisure, rail, transport, aviation, industrial, commercial, bespoke design, refurbishment, and residential.

Company Overview: As one of the UK’s leading roofing and cladding contractors in the Nuclear, Energy from Waste, and Defence Sectors, they have a robust understanding and extensive experience operating within complex and strict security environments. Their portfolio includes some of the construction industry’s most prestigious and award-winning buildings.

Role Overview: My client is seeking a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join the team in Glasgow. Reporting to senior management, you will be responsible for overseeing the commercial aspects of our projects, ensuring they are delivered on time and within budget.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Managing the commercial aspects of construction projects, including budgeting, cost control, and procurement.
  • Preparing and reviewing contracts, subcontract agreements, and variations.
  • Monitoring project costs and expenditure, identifying cost-saving opportunities where possible.
  • Conducting risk assessments and implementing risk management strategies.
  • Negotiating with suppliers, subcontractors, and clients to achieve favorable terms and conditions.
  • Providing expert advice on roofing, cladding, and facade projects.
  • Liaising with project teams to ensure commercial objectives are met and project delivery is optimized.
  • Preparing financial reports and forecasts for senior management.
  • Overseeing compliance with health and safety regulations and industry standards.
  • Building and maintaining strong relationships with clients, subcontractors, and suppliers.

Requirements:

  • Proven experience as a Quantity Surveyor in the construction industry.
  • Strong knowledge of roofing, cladding, and facade projects.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in roofing and cladding.
  • Experience with NEC contracts.
  • Fully qualified Quantity Surveyor, preferably with RICS accreditation.
  • Experience in nuclear projects is highly desirable.
  • Excellent communication, negotiation, and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment and manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Immediate availability for an immediate start.

What They Offer:

  • Negotiable salary, depending on experience.
  • Opportunities for career advancement and professional development.
  • Supportive work environment with a focus on teamwork and collaboration.

If you’re ready to take on a challenging role with a dynamic company and contribute to their continued success, apply now to join the team as a Senior Quantity Surveyor!

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