Senior Quantity Surveyor - Main Contractor

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We are recruiting on behalf of a well-established main contractor in the construction industry, with a portfolio of successful projects across various sectors. Due to continued growth and expansion, they are seeking a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join the team to oversee commercial delivery of projects in Central Scotland.

The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing the financial and contractual aspects of multiple projects, ensuring they are completed on time, within budget, and to the highest standard of quality. You will be responsible for overseeing a team of Quantity Surveyors and will report directly to the Commercial Director.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage the commercial aspects of multiple construction projects simultaneously
  • Prepare and maintain cash flow forecasts, cost reports, and contract summaries
  • Prepare interim payment applications and final accounts
  • Negotiate with clients and subcontractors to ensure the best possible outcomes for the company
  • Prepare contract documents and advise on contractual arrangements
  • Ensure compliance with company policies and procedures, as well as relevant legislation
  • Manage a team of Quantity Surveyors, providing support and guidance when required

Essential Requirements:

  • Degree in Quantity Surveying, or a related field
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in a similar role
  • Proven record of commercial success on complex construction projects
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills
  • Familiarity with NEC and JCT contracts
  • Strong leadership skills, with the ability to motivate and manage a team effectively
  • Ability to work under pressure and deliver high-quality results within tight deadlines
  • Full UK driving license

On offer is a competitive salary, including a comprehensive benefits package, as well as opportunities for professional development and career progression within the company.

If you are a motivated and experienced Senior Quantity Surveyor looking for a challenging and rewarding position, please submit your CV and cover letter today. We look forward to hearing from you.