Quantity Surveyor

From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Car/allowance, bonus etc
11 Apr 2017
11 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

LYD Recruitment are currently partnering a large main contractor based in Edinburgh who have an excellent opportunity available for a site based Quantity Surveyor/Senior Quantity Surveyor to join their team.

This is a newly created vacancy to manage a large traditional build project for a very prestigious client, also based in Edinburgh.

Your main duties will include:

·Reporting into the Commercial Manager – responsible for the day to day management of the commercial and quantity surveying functions within this project from inception to final accounts.

·Responsible for producing cost control documentation.

·Maintain positive cash flow and maximise profitability on project.

·Produce valuations adhering to all contract requirements.

·Identify variations within the scope of works.

·Produce monthly cost reporting, monitoring and forecasting documentation for all related packages.

·Responsible for the monitoring of all direct and sub-contractors on site.

·Comply with all health and safety as set up by the client.

The successful candidate must have:

·BSc in Quantity Surveying / Construction Management or a related discipline.
Experience of working with a large main contractor – managing all packages involved within new build construction.

·Experience of working on site and dealing with all aspects of staff, sub-contractors and end clients.

·Eligibility to work in the UK

·Full UK driving licence

The package on offer:

·£40,000 - £50,000 per annum (DOE)

·Car/Allowance – up to value of £6000

·Company bonus scheme


·Private Healthcare

If you are interested in applying for the role please click ‘Apply Now’. Alternatively, you can contact Emma Steven on the details provided.