Edinburgh Office: Associate Director Quantity Surveyor

We are currently seeking a Quantity Surveyor at Associate Director level, and will consider Senior Quantity Surveyors who have sufficient experience to take the next step in their career.  You will be managing a team of Quantity Surveyors within our Edinburgh office.  You will be responsible for QS project delivery and business development and will have autonomy with support across the Practice.  You will manage existing QS projects for both public and private sector clients including education, housing, student accommodation and development monitoring services.

 

You will require considerable experience working for a consultancy in a Senior / Associate PQS role, with at least 5 years MRICS PQE.  Confidence and experience as a client-facing project lead.  A good understanding and knowledge of the local market.  A proven track record in business development and securing repeat and new business.  Experience in managing and mentoring QS staff.  Extensive technical experience across various sectors and client bases.  Good knowledge of value engineering and risk management.  Practical experience of using the principal standard forms of building contracts including JCT and NEC3.

 

This is an excellent opportunity to assist with the development of an established QS team in a multi-discipline practice.  The role also offers the opportunity to work on some high-profile projects, and to work closely with the directors building and developing the business, excellent career progression and support from senior members of staff.

 

A competitive salary and benefits package will be offered to match your experience and ability.

 

To apply in confidence, please email your CV and covering letter to aynsley.cheatley@summers-inman.co.uk quoting reference ADQS/EH18 in the subject heading.