Senior Quantity Surveyor (Glasgow)

Posted 16 September 2022
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
Contact NameSydney Long

Job description

Senior Quantity Surveyor | Glasgow

Vickerstock Recruitment are delighted to be working with one of Northern Ireland's leading main contractors to recruit for the position of Senior Quantity Surveyor. With a number of specialist divisions including Construction, Civil Engineering and Fit Out, this organisation has the capability and expertise to deliver highly complex projects across the full built environment spectrum. With offices across the UK, this local success story is now one of the UK's largest contractors and continues to go from strength to strength. This particular role will be based in Glasgow working on major projects throughout Scotland, including a £50 million Civils Engineering project.

Your new role as Senior Quantity Surveyor

In this role, you are responsible for controlling all commercial aspects of projects. You will provide commercial support and advice to the team, aiding decision making, maintaining commercial information, and ensuring compliance with contract requirements. As Senior Quantity Surveyor, you will monitor contract progress, control costs against budget, prepare interim valuations and final accounts and liaise customers and third parties on commercial matters. You will evaluate potential implications for dispute resolution and develop as appropriate quality, health and safety, welfare, and risks in accordance with management systems.

What you will need to succeed as Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • Experience working at Senior Quantity Surveyor or Project Quantity Surveyor level;
  • Good knowledge of construction contracts, particularly JCT and NEC Forms of Contract;
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills;
  • Good numerical, IT and problem-solving skills;