Quantity Surveyor
Industrial Roofing

Quantity Surveyor

Ref: 9708| Posted: 3rd Jul 2020

Brief Overview

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Quantity Surveyor to join a very well established industrial roofing specialist subcontractor based in Glasgow.


£30k to £50k plus package

About our Client

My client has been established for over 40 years within the industrial roofing sector. They specialise in flat roofing systems which consist of built up felt, liquid applied & single ply with project values up to £1million.

About the Role

  • Under take costs analysis for repair and maintenance project work
  • Involved in assisting in establishing a client’s requirements and undertaking feasibility studies.
  • Perform risk and value management and cost control.
  • Identifying, analysis and developing responses to commercial risks
  • Advising on procurement strategy
  • Allocating work to subcontractors
  • Providing advice on contractual claims
  • Analyse outcomes and write detailed progress reports
  • Valuate completed work and arrange payment
  • Maintain an awareness of the different building contracts in current use
  • The post holder will also undertake any other duties as required.
  • Preparing and reviewing subcontract tenders (finding the most suitable subcontractors for particular sections of work)
  • Managing the subcontractor’s work throughout
  • Reporting on the financial progress of the project, generating valuations for the work done to date
  • Overseeing the payment of the subcontractors.
  • Attend projects as and when required
  • Dealing with recovery of retention payments.

About the Candidate

  • At least 4 years experience within a Quantity surveying role
  • Flexible self-starter with the ability to prioritise
  • Preferable experience within roofing
  • Displays strong leadership skills
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills
  • PC literate

Points of Appeal 

  • Financially stable company
  • Interesting Projects
  • A company with a full order book
  • Progression within the company offered