Quantity Surveyor - Civil Engineering

Vacancy posted: Monday, 9 January 2017

Salary: Up to 52 000 plus car / car allowance and pension
Location: Glasgow

Deanston Cooper is currently recruiting for a Quantity Surveyor to work for a major civil engineering contractor on a multi million infrastructure project in Glasgow

Duties include:

  • To liaise with the operational management and advise on all matters relating to Contract and Commercial issues.
  • To maintain accurate financial control systems and report monthly on Cost/Value Reconciliation.
  • To liaise with and advise on all financial aspects of contracts, ensuring that valuations are maximised, certified and paid on time.
  • To monitor progress on site and take a lead issuing required notices in accordance with contract procedures and timescales.
  • To prepare forecasts of cost and value of all trades including Preliminaries, monitor and report on same.
  • To prepare Preliminaries budgets in association with contract staff, monitor and report on same.
  • To ensure that all quotations are carefully vetted and comply with the specification ensuring that the most competitive bids are obtained
  • To ensure that monthly meetings are held to agree variations and not left to the final account stage.
  • To ensure that quotations for additional works are accurate and received on time.
  • To manage subcontractors accounts accurately and effectively to enhance contract performance.
  • Gain competitive advantage
  • Attend Progress and other meetings as necessary to represent the company’s interests.
  • To assist the site management team, as required, securing labour, materials and Sub-contractors to ensure that contracts are completed on time and within budget.

Applications are welcome from candidates with:

  • Minimum of HND Quantity Surveying
  • Relevant experience gained working for another civil engineering contractor
  • Ideally major highways experience
  • CSCS card
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent analytical & problem solving skills

Salary is up to £52 000 plus car / car allowance and pension.

All applications received will be on a confidential basis and I would be more than happy to discuss the company and opportunity with you in more detail..

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Contact Name Russell McCaig
Telephone 0141 637 9544
Address Regent Court
70 West Regent Street
Glasgow
G2 2QZ

About Deanston Cooper

At Deanston Cooper we are committed to investing time and energy to find the perfect role that is right for you. We offer a consultative approach, making sure we understand your current situation and aspirations, before putting together a recruitment plan which will ensure that you achieve your career goals.

As experts in the Scottish Construction Industry, we will use our vast network of contacts and credibility to make sure that you are considered for a range of on and off market opportunities. You will always be professionally represented, consulted at every stage of the process and given all the right information to ensure you maintain your competitive edge. It's why many candidates use us exclusively to manage their career.

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