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Senior Quantity Surveyor

Category Location Salary Type
  • Glengarnock, Ayrshire.
Salary dependant upon experience Permanent

Senior Quantity Surveyor


To successfully carry out your role, you'll need to:

  • prepare tender and contract documents, including bills of quantities with the architect and/or the client;
  • undertake cost analysis for repair and maintenance project work;
  • assist in establishing a client's requirements
  • perform risk, value management and cost control;
  • advise on a procurement strategy;
  • identify, analyse and develop responses to commercial risks;
  • prepare and analyse costings for tenders;
  • allocate work to subcontractors;
  • provide advice on contractual claims
  • value completed work and arrange payments;
  • maintain awareness of the different building contracts in current use;
  • understand the implications of health and safety regulations.

Preferably qualified to degree level with knowledge of:

  • building / construction;
  • civil / structural engineering;
  • rail

You will need to have:

  • a practical and logical mind and a methodical way of thinking;
  • a creative and innovative approach to problem solving;
  • strong numeracy and financial management skills;
  • the ability to produce clear and precise reports and to relate complex information in a simple way to a diverse range of people;
  • negotiation and team work skills and the ability to motivate and lead those on site;
  • detailed knowledge of past and current building and construction technology, processes, materials, business and legal matters;
  • IT skills

Salary dependent upon experience.

Closing date: 28th February 2019

Please apply by sending your CV and covering email to: recruitment@ckcontracts.co.uk