Senior Quantity Surveyor

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Job Title: Senior Quantity Surveyor

Location: Glasgow, Scotland

Salary: £50,000 - £60,000


We are seeking an experienced and motivated Senior Quantity Surveyor to join our clients team. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5 years of experience in a similar role, with a deep understanding of traditional quantity surveying practices. This position offers a fantastic opportunity to work on a variety of exciting projects across multiple sectors, contributing to the successful delivery and financial management of these initiatives.


Key Responsibilities of the Senior Quantity Surveyor:

  • Prepare detailed cost plans and estimates at various stages of project development.
  • Produce accurate and comprehensive bills of quantities.
  • Manage and monitor project costs to ensure budgets are maintained.
  • Conduct feasibility studies and cost-benefit analyses.
  • Provide advice on contractual claims and disputes.
  • Liaise with clients, contractors, and project teams to ensure effective cost management.
  • Undertake risk analysis and value management.
  • Prepare and present detailed reports to stakeholders.
  • Mentor and support junior staff members, fostering a culture of continuous learning and improvement.


Qualifications and Experience of the Senior Quantity Surveyor:

  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in a cost management or quantity surveying role with a construction consultants.
  • A degree in Quantity Surveying, Construction Management, or a related field.
  • MRICS is advantageous but not essential with a willingness to become chartered.
  • Proficiency in preparing cost plans, bills of quantities, and other traditional quantity surveying duties.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Strong organizational and time-management abilities.
  • Proficiency with industry-standard software and tools.


What happens next?

On receipt of your application our dedicated Surveying and Project Management recruiter, Rees Allan, will contact you to discuss this opportunity in full detail. Rees will disclose the name of our client to you.