01224 211211

Quantity Surveyor - Aberdeen

ref: RBW29537

Our client, a leading UK construction company is currently seeking an experienced Quantity Surveyor to join their team on a permanent basis.

Responsibilities include:

  • Liaise with the operational management team and advise on all matters relating to Contract and Commercial issues
  • Maintain accurate financial control systems and report monthly on Cost/Value Reconciliation
  • Liaise with and advise on all financial aspects of contracts, ensuring that valuations are maximised, certified and paid on time
  • Monitor progress on site and take a lead issuing required notices in accordance with contract procedures and timescales
  • Prepare forecasts of cost and value of all trades including Preliminaries.
  • Prepare Preliminaries budgets
  • Ensure that all quotations are carefully vetted and comply with the specification ensuring that the most competitive bids are obtained
  • Ensure that regular meetings are held to agree variations and not left to the final account stage
  • Assist with estimating as and when required
  • Manage subcontractors accounts accurately and effectively to enhance contract performance
  • Assist the Commercial Manager, as required, securing labour, materials and sub-contractors to ensure that projects are completed on time and within budget
  • Ensure work is carried out in accordance with the Company’s Health and Safety Policy & Quality Manual
  • At all times to represent the company in the best possible way, be courteous and professional working to the highest ethical standard



  • Good level of computer literacy
  • IT literacy including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Email
  • Verbal and written communication skills
  • Basic Health & Safety skills
  • Budget Compilation & Management
  • Analytical & problem solving skills
  • Sales and negotiating skills
  • Objective setting Methodical approach to tasks undertaken
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Degree in Quantity Surveying, or equivalent
  • Valid CSCS card
  • To work closely with Commercial Manager to maintain accurate Budget reporting
  • To work pro-actively within site team and mentor/train junior members of Commercial staff.


This is an excellent opportunity with an established company offering an attractive salary package. Don’t miss out, apply online now!

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