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Senior Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Senior Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Glasgow, Scotland
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car + benefits + bonus
REF: SQS1_1629284845
Contact Name: Paul Logan
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 month ago

Job Description

Are you an experienced Senior QS?

Feeling uninspired at work?

Are you up for the challenge of working with a Tier 1 Civil Engineering contractor?

Daniel Owen Ltd currently have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Quantity Surveyor with heavy civil or construction engineering experience to get involved with a tier 1 contractor on a permanent basis. This role will be based in Glasgow.

This is a massive opportunity for any ambitious candidate. As well as being on board with a forward thinking contractor, which will look great on any CV, you will be rewarded with a competitive salary, vehicle and an attractive benefits package.


  • Prepare subcontract Enquiry List for approval by Commercial Director and Managing Manager;
  • Prepare full enquiry packs and collate all tender information;
  • Analyse tenders upon return;
  • Prepare tender analysis, comparing individual tenders against each other, previous developments and budget;
  • Issue Health and Safety Contractor checklists for new contractors, ensuring they conform to policies and procedures;
  • Assemble Health and Safety Policies, Method Statements and Risk Assessments;
  • Compile subcontract Orders / appointments;


  • Analyse sub-contractor invoices/applications;
  • Prepare interim payments for approval by Commercial Manager;
  • Issue contra charges as appropriate;
  • Keep Payment Record Sheets up-to-date following completion of each payment run

Cost/value reconciliations:

  • Agree and input progress;
  • Prepare subcontract accruals;
  • Produce Valuation Breakdown Reconciliation;
  • Assist in carrying out cost and value reconciliation on all items.


  • Qualified to a minimum level of HNC in Quantity Surveying or construction related course;
  • Experience in a similar position working on building projects;
  • CSCS Card
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • Self-motivated and well organised with ability to operate efficiently with minimal supervision;

As an Equal Opportunities organisation Daniel Owen Ltd can guarantee that all applicants will receive equal treatment within our application and selection process.

If this opportunity is of interest then please get in touch with Paul Logan of Daniel Owen Ltd on 07879115075 or alternatively send an up to date CV or your number and I can call you. Thanks.