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Date Added: Mon 10/06/2024

Quantity Surveyor Construction

Edinburgh, EH2, UK
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Job Type: Permanent, Full Time

Salary: £55000 - £60000/annum

Company: Our client is a well-established and reputable Main Contractor specialising in fit outs and refurbishments.

Role Overview: Our client is seeking an experienced Quantity Surveyor to join their commercial team on a permanent basis. The successful candidate will play a key role in commercially managing multiple projects, providing assistance to operational teams, and contributing to the continued success of the company.


* Conduct monthly Cost Value Reconciliations.

* Maximise valuations, ensure timely certification and payment.

* Manage contract variations promptly.

* Forecast costs and value of all trades.

* Coordinate with the operational team to secure labour, materials, and subcontractors, ensuring timely and within-budget project completion.

* Monitor on-site progress and issue required notices according to contract procedures and timescales.

* Vet and ensure compliance of quotations with specifications, obtaining the most competitive bids.

* Prepare Final Accounts.

* Accurately manage subcontractor accounts to enhance contract efficiency.


* Relevant qualifications in Quantity Surveying.

* 4-5 years of experience in a similar role is essential.

* Organisational skills required for managing multiple projects simultaneously.

* Experience with key cost-based software packages.

* Strong interpersonal and negotiation skills, with the ability to liaise effectively with internal and external stakeholders.

* Willingness to travel when required
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