Position: Senior Quantity Surveyor

About the role:

We are looking for an experienced and highly motivated Senior Quantity Surveyor to join our growing company. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing all commercial and contractual aspects of Civil Engineering projects, including cost planning, budgeting, procurement, and contract administration.

What you will do:

  • Prepare and manage project budgets and cost plans
  • Identify and evaluate potential risks and opportunities associated with projects
  • Assist with procurement and tendering processes
  • Negotiate and manage contracts with clients and subcontractors
  • Prepare and manage project cash flows
  • Provide ongoing cost and financial advice to project teams
  • Ensure compliance with company policies and procedures
  • Provide mentorship and guidance to junior quantity surveyors

What you will have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Quantity Surveying or a related field
  • Minimum of 7 years of experience in a similar role
  • Strong understanding of contract administration and cost management principles
  • Excellent negotiation and communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to work independently
  • Proficient in using relevant software, such as MS Excel and project management software
  • Professional membership with a recognized Quantity Surveying body is an advantage
  • Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) Card

This is an excellent opportunity for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to take the next step in their career and work on exciting and challenging projects. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, as well as opportunities for professional development and advancement. If you are a highly motivated and experienced professional, we encourage you to apply.

What do we offer?

The salary is competitive based on knowledge and experience.

We offer the chance to work in a friendly, hard-working and high-achieving team where you will be encouraged to take responsibility, develop yourself and see the difference you are making to the business. We provide a range of benefits, including private healthcare, pension, discounts and flexible working arrangements.

Our head office is in Barrhead (one mile from Barrhead train station) in our own building. We also offer flexible working options.

If you meet the requirements for the Senior Quantity Surveyor position and would like to be considered for this exciting opportunity, please submit your CV and Covering Letter to careers@georgeleslie.co.uk or complete the form below.

Equal Opportunity Employment

We are committed to providing employment opportunities regardless of age, disability, gender, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, or any other protected characteristic by law. If there are preparations we can make to help ensure you have a positive interview experience, please let us know.

We promote equal opportunity within George Leslie and value diversity in our workforce. Our commitment to Equal Opportunity and Diversity begins with our recruitment and selection process. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable adjustments to participate in the job application or interview process.

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