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Senior Quantity Surveyor / Quantity Surveyor

  • Location: Edinburgh
  • Salary: £250 - 350 per day
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Construction
  • Contact: Alex Smith
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0161 832 7577
  • Expiry Date: 28 June 2022
  • Job Ref: 396998ASM

Quantity Surveyor/Senior Quantity Surveyor – Edinburgh – Large Leisure, Commercial, Retail Projects – £250 to £350 per day Depending on Experience

My client is an award-winning Tier 1, Blue chip, Main Contractor operating in the construction sector. They are looking for a Quantity Surveyor to join an established team to work on an high end, high value mixed use project. This is a mixed-use project including Offices, hotel, retail, bars, cafes, restaurants. They are looking to recruit a high calibre Quantity Surveyor to work out of their Edinburgh office.

This is an opportunity to work on a landmark project. You will manage a range of commercial aspects including procurement, tendering, contract administration, variations and management of subcontract works packages through to final account. Youll be keen to minimise risk, cost and maximise value by cost checking and analysis of labour, plant, and materials.

Site based role – large mixed-use project
Submitting and negotiating valuations
Reporting straight into to the Commercial director
Submitting and negotiating final accounts
Managing junior members of Commercial staff
Take accurate site measurements
Attending progress meetings with the construction directors
Office based role with site visits
Contract Administration
Drafting contract programs
Generating detailed monthly project P&L reports
Ordering and negotiating materials and plant
Multi Trade Take Offs
Submitting subcontract / main contract tenders

- You will have a degree in BSc Quantity Surveying/Commercial Management or equivalent experience/memberships
- You should have construction industry experience with a main contractor in a similar role
- Blue chip main contractor experience – preferred
- Experience working on large projects

Rates of pay
£250 to £350 per day