Senior Quantity Surveyor – Glasgow

Job description

We are an established Main Contractor, based in Glasgow, Bristol, and Manchester, undertaking new build, refurbishment, facades, and insurance reinstatement work within the industrial, commercial, residential, and retail sectors throughout the United Kingdom. We celebrated our 40th year anniversary of trading last year and have a proven record of accomplishment in high-performance project delivery.

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join our commercial team. The role will be full-time on a permanent contract, in a fast-paced environment, based at our Glasgow office. Reporting to the Commercial Manager, and Commercial Director, your duties will include the following:

Duties include:

  • Review of sub-contractor quotations and placement of any orders
  • Preparation of pre-commencement contribution plan
  • Submission of monthly interim valuations
  • Site measurement
  • Review of subcontractor applications for payment with the issue of any appropriate payment, pay less notices and certificates
  • Preparation of monthly cost reports including forecasting
  • Review and action of any contractual correspondence
  • Submission of final accounts
  • Understanding of standard forms of construction contracts
  • Attendance of site meetings and internal team meetings
  • Client and design team interaction
  • Mentoring and coaching of a junior commercial member of staff

Requirements and skills:

  • Educated to degree qualification in quantity surveying
  • Conversant in software packages such as Microsoft excel, word and outlook
  • Main contracting experience
  • Positive, ‘can-do’ attitude
  • Team player
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • High professional standards aligned with honesty and integrity

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: DOE


  • Company pension
  • Free parking
  • Life insurance
  • On-site parking
  • Sick pay

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