Quantity Surveyor

  • Permanent
  • Anywhere
  • £40000 - £55000/annum Car Allowance / Healthcare / Bonus USD / Year
  • Salary: £40000 - £55000/annum Car Allowance / Healthcare / Bonus


Deanston Cooper is currently recruiting for a Quantity Surveyor to work for a regional building contractor based in Glasgow. The company specialise in new build, refurb and fit out projects up to £5 million, across the Central Belt.

Duties include:

* To liaise with senior management and advise on all matters relating to Contract and Commercial issues.

* To maintain accurate financial control systems and report monthly on Cost/Value Reconciliation.

* To liaise with and advise on all financial aspects of contracts, ensuring that valuations are maximised, certified and paid on time.

* To monitor progress on site and take a lead issuing required notices in accordance with contract procedures and timescales.

* To prepare forecasts of cost and value of all trades including Preliminaries, monitor and report on same.

* To prepare Preliminaries budgets in association with contract staff, monitor and report on same.

* To ensure that all quotations are carefully vetted and comply with the specification ensuring that the most competitive bids are obtained

* To ensure that monthly meetings are held to agree variations and not left to the final account stage.

* To ensure that quotations for additional works are accurate and received on time.

* To manage subcontractors accounts accurately and effectively to enhance contract performance.

* Attend Progress and other meetings as necessary to represent the company’s interests.

* To assist the site management team, as required, securing labour, materials and Sub-contractors to ensure that contracts are completed on time and within budget.

Applications are welcome from candidates with:

* Minimum of HND Quantity Surveying

* Minimum of 3 years experience working for another building contractor

* Ability to run projects up to at least £1 million in value

* Excellent verbal and written communication skills

* Excellent analytical & problem solving skills

All applications received will be on a confidential basis and I would be more than happy to discuss the company and opportunity with you in more detail

To apply for this job please visit www.cv-library.co.uk.