Quantity Surveyor

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.