Quantity Surveyor

Senior Quantity Surveyor

Edinburgh, Scotland

We are seeking a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join one of our clients who operate within the refurbishment and fit out sector of the construction industry. With a commitment to quality, innovation, and client satisfaction, they deliver exceptional results that exceed expectations. The Senior Quantity Surveyor will oversee cost management and procurement activities for projects in Edinburgh and the surrounding areas. The successful candidate will play a key role in ensuring projects are delivered on time, within budget, and to the highest quality standards.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead the commercial and contractual aspects of fit-out projects from inception to completion.
  • Prepare accurate cost estimates, budgets, and tender documents.
  • Procure subcontractors and suppliers, negotiate contracts, and manage relationships.
  • Monitor project costs, track variations, and implement cost control measures.
  • Conduct valuations, payments, and final accounts in accordance with contract terms.
  • Provide accurate and timely financial reporting to senior management.
  • Resolve commercial disputes and claims in a proactive and efficient manner.
  • Mentor and support junior members of the quantity surveying team.

Requirements:

  • Degree in Quantity Surveying or related field.
  • Proven experience as a Quantity Surveyor within the construction industry.
  • Strong knowledge of construction contracts, procurement methods, and cost management principles.
  • Excellent communication, negotiation, and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work autonomously and as part of a team in a fast-paced environment.

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary and benefits package commensurate with experience.
  • Opportunity to work on a diverse range of projects for prestigious clients.
  • Supportive work environment with opportunities for professional development and career advancement.
  • Dynamic team culture that values collaboration, innovation, and excellence.