Quantity Surveyor Civil Engineering

Recruiter
UK Construction Jobs
Location
Edinburgh
Salary
Competitive
Posted
29 Nov 2016
Closes
27 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client is looking to appoint a proven QS with specific civil engineering experience encompassing groundworks, surfacing and infrastructure

The Position:

The appointed Quantity Surveyor will assume responsibility for:

Using the company's financial systems to maintain contract profitability Working as part of the projects team to ensure that contracts are running on time and to budget Attending regular meetings with contract and project managers to go through order books and identify potential snags before they materialise Developing client portfolios and consolidating key relationships The Candidate:

Applicants must display:

A minimum of two years' experience in groundworks, surfacing and/or infrastructure projects (Ideally) a minimum HNC qualification in civil engineering Experience of running projects for housing and local authority clients in a subcontract capacity The self-motivation and autonomy to prioritise multiple concurrent projects under own initiative Strong client interface skills and financial acumen The Company:

Established for over 25 years, our client provides a wide range of civil engineering and surfacing expertise including groundworks, infrastructure works and road construction, both as main and sub-contractor. Privately owned and managed by experienced construction professionals, the company has become a significant force in the Scottish construction industry by successfully delivering multiple contracts for prestigious private and public sector customers