Project Quantity Surveyor

£40000 - £48000 per annum + £40,000 - £48,000
Closing date
8 Mar 2024

View more

Job position
Qualified / Chartered
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Function

Job Details

Your new company

Joining a leading locally based Civil Engineering Contractor on a permanent basis, you will be paid a competitive salary and be supported throughout your career with continual professional development and to work as part of interesting projects. This organisation is well established in the North of Scotland with a healthy roster of clients and opportunities in the coming year ahead already secured.

Your new role

In your new role as a Project QS, you will be dedicated to work on a medium-large scale civil engineering project in the Highlands. Working between the site and the head office, you will form a key part of the project team. Your responsibilities will include working to minimise risk in line with the contractual obligations of your employer, you will create forecasts and cost reports to help keep the project budget on track. Maintaining good working relationships with subcontractors, clients and other stakeholders will be key. You will work with the site team to produce monthly site valuations and create monthly reporting. You will prepare subcontract accounts and process payments as well as day-to-day contract administration.

What you'll need to succeed

Ideally, you will have previous experience of working at a QS level with a civil engineering contractor. A degree in Quantity Surveying is preferred. However, applicants with a HNC/ HND will be considered if they have relevant professional experience. You will primarily work on NEC contracts, so knowledge in this area is essential. Strong IT skills, interpersonal skills and negotiation skills are also essential.

What you'll get in return

You will be joining a highly reputable organisation who really commit to the development of their staff. Supported by a commercial manager, you will receive guidance throughout your career journey. This role offers a competitive salary package and a company car. In addition, you will be eligible for an annual bonus related to company performance. Working in experienced teams on high profile projects in the Highlands will be a reality when you join this organisation.

What you need to do now

If you\'re interested in this role, click \'apply now\' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Julie at Hays Inverness on 01463 214282.
If this job isn\'t quite right for you, but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion about your career.

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at


About Hays

At Hays, we know that finding the right role at the right time takes careful consideration. As lifelong career partners we’re with our candidates each step of the way.

Whether you’re seeking a job for right now, a career change, or to move up the career ladder, we have the expertise, the up-to-date knowledge, connections and training to help you get where you want to go.

Providing an unmatched wealth of jobs across industries and professions, using our insights and market leading salary checker, employer relationships, pathways and support, we bring roles that challenge and excite you.

And it doesn’t end there. Our expert consultants are here to help get you more than your next job – offering training and upskilling via our free-to-use My Learning platform.

Company info

Apply for Project Quantity Surveyor

Fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required

Your file must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, or .rtf. No larger than 5MB
Selected file:
Your communication preferences

When you apply for a job we will send your application to the named employer, who may contact you. By applying for a job listed on you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please contact us. All emails will contain a link in the footer to enable you to unsubscribe at any time.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert

Similar jobs