Senior Quantity Surveyor

Contact Cian Kavanagh
  • Salary: £70,000 - £80,000
  • Location: GlasgowScotland
  • Sector: Power & Energy

Our client is seeking a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join their team in Glasgow. Our client is a leading global Provider of Specialist Design, Engineering and Construction Services across a variety of key sectors including Data Centres, Renewables and Transmission and Distribution Utilities.

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  • Manage day to day commercial and contract activities
  • Creation and monitoring of procurement schedule
  • Ensure supplier agreement and sub-contractors are managed in accordance with company policies
  • Use the agreed costing system for allocation and coding to meet all internal and external requirements
  • Providing regular updates/information to ensure contract milestones are achieved
  • Payment applications – monthly or as agreed with the client
  • Update contract obligations to meet additional client requirements.
  • Manage Tender Vs Construction Cost analysis
  • Manage sub-contractor accounts, providing Project Managers assistance in selecting/appointing sub-contractors, drafting sub-contractor contracts, processing payments and controlling variations.
  • Have official handover meeting with estimating team
  • Contract Negotiations, agreement of payment terms and milestones
  • Liaising with the client and sub-contractors (attending site meetings when required)
  • Regular contact with site staff/PM for project updates and tracking project Variations
  • Providing support and mentorship to develop junior members of the commercial team.
  • Responsible for notifying client/senior management of any increased project value or issues which may affect company performance
  • Responsible for production and presentation of monthly cost reports to Commercial Manager.


  • QS Degree Qualified
  • 7 Years’ Experience in a similar role with HV contractor or utility
  • Proficient in Excel
  • International exposure desirable
  • People management skills
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Team player who demonstrates high level of initiatve

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