Quantity Surveyor

Vacancy posted: Thursday, 12 January 2017

Salary: Up to 40,000 + car and benefits (depending on experience)
Location: Edinburgh

Closing date: 12 February 2017
Job ref. no.: Job ref. 12371

Peace Recruitment is working with a key contractor in Edinburgh to source a Quantity Surveyor initially for projects based in the north side of the city.

This is an opportunity to work with a contractor working on a number of large value residential projects in the east of Scotland.  Working with the commercial manager the quantity surveyor will be site based and the project covers a wide variety of build types, including re-enforced concrete frame and steel frame structures.

Key Duties of the Position will include:-

  • The procurement of sub-traders and suppliers is undertaken in a timely and cost effective manner, ensuring that packages are robust and buying gain is achieved.
  • Effective cash management including pursuit of timely Applications/ Certification/Invoices/internal notices and receipts, careful administration of subcontractor accounts.
  • Keeping the Commercial Manager informed of the progress of all accounts both Client and Sub-contract through to finalization.
  • Contract Administration – attending weekly/monthly project and client meetings and ensuring that surveying information and cost advice is provided in an accurate and proficient manner.
  • Timely production of the Main/Subcontract Final Accounts, including re-measurement as necessary.

The ideal candidate for this position will meet the following criteria:-

  • BSC Quantity Surveying
  • Experience within main contracting/affordable housing/residential projects
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Packages and databases

In return, our client will provide a competitive basic salary + car/allowance, pension scheme and private healthcare.

Please apply using the link below.  For a confidential discussion Nicola Monro directly on the numbers below.

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Contact Name Nicola Monro
Telephone 0131 510 0304
Fettes House
496 Ferry Road

About Peace Recruitment

Peace Recruitment is an independent recruitment consultancy focused on delivering a quality recruitment service to the built environment.

We recruit within Architecture, Civil & Structural Engineering, Construction, Building Services, Facilities Management, Health & Safety and Surveying. Other sectors include Energy, Renewables as well as Oil & Gas.

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