Quantity Surveyor

First People Solutions
11 Aug 2017
19 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The Company

First People Solutions are currently recruiting for a leading Engineering & Construction company. With offices across the UK our client is seeking a Quantity Surveyor to join their team in Scotland.

The company has a strong presence in the UK and operate in the Construction and Building Services and M&E industries.

At present they are looking to recruit an experienced Quantity Surveyor to join the Commercial Management team based in Aberdeen.

The Job

As a Quantity Surveyor you will be expected to build strong working relationships with clients and colleagues alike. You will be expected to manage commercial and contractual control of projects while maximising profitability and the minimisation of risk.

Other key responsibilities will include;

- Work closely with the contract management team in order to be accountable for the profitability of the projects.
- Develop commercial strategies in order to achieve project delivery within required margins.
- Provide accurate project forecasts, continually monitor projected costs and ensure necessary information is communicated between relevant parties.
- Monitor Cash flow and valuation plan, ensuring applications are made correctly and in a timely manner.

The Candidate

This role is most suited to an experienced Quantity Surveyor who has extensive experience in commercial delivery of construction projects.

- Relevant industry qualifications
- Extensive experience of construction project delivery
- Extensive knowledge of construction projects and contract law.
- Knowledge of sub-contracting principles with the experience of drafting and administering sub contracts.
- Excellent negotiation skills.

If you are interested in this role please apply now with an up to date CV.