Quantity Surveyor

LYD Recruitment
£40,000 - £50,000
12 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
- Pension
- 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.