Quantity Surveyor – Infrastructure – Consultancy

HeadNorth Consulting have been engaged by a renowned global Professional Services Consultancy to recruit for a Quantity Surveyor, to join their Edinburgh office.

This position would suit a Quantity Surveyor looking to join an organisation with an international outlook, an enviable list of clients and projects, and which supports continuous professional development. Given the volume of work they would also like to hear from experienced Assistant and Graduate Quantity Surveyors looking to make the next step in their career.

The successful candidate will have a demonstrable knowledge of NEC contracts, with both pre and post contract experience beneficial. In addition, it is preferable that prospective applicants have experience of working on infrastructure developments.

Responsibilities of the role include,
Prepare activity schedules
Prepare Bills of Quantities
Evaluate contractor applications
Obtain payment certificates
Maintaining main contractors compliance through regular reviews
Undertake full tender analysis
Provide advice on dispute resolution, making recommendations to stakeholders
Liaise with both internal and external stakeholders to ensure project continuity and financial success whilst remaining compliant

This position offers the opportunity to join a globally-established consultancy with a diverse portfolio of clients and projects, as well as a highly competitive remuneration scheme and benefits package.


Senior Project Manager – Software House/Agile Consultancy

An urgent requirement for an Agile Project Manager to take responsibility for a portfolio of projects in a very successful (but still fairly young) company that provides software development and digital transformation services to some of the most prestigious and well-known brands in the UK.

What does the ideal Project Manager look like?

– Prior client facing experience as a Project Manager in a Consultancy, IT Service Provider, Software Vendor or Software Development company.

– Extensive experience managing projects around developing transactional websites and platforms – ecommerce, payment gateways, order management etc. – or projects around improving customer identity management.

– We use Agile for our software development, so we expect you to have significant experience delivering projects in an Agile methodology and ideally being able to coach customers on the basics to understand what is expected of them.

– Experience with managing multiple projects depending on size, scope and timeframe.

– As a PM with us we will expect you to own the entire PLC from setup through to delivery and be responsible for managing resource, risk, issues and scope creep, so it is essential that you have delivered end to end projects before.

– You will have full budgetary ownership including creating Statements of Work, identifying opportunity to increase margin or reduce costs.

We are a small growing team, so we offer a feast career progression – whether you want to manage a programme of projects and transition into a Programme Manager role, or if you want to move more into Delivery Management , we will not limit your professional development and will create a role that suits YOU.

Apply now to be considered. Interviews w/c 14th of August.

No terminology in this advert is designed to discriminate on grounds of gender, race, colour, religion, creed, disability, age, sex or sexual orientation. Talent Point Ltd is a member of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) 00072652, an equal-opportunity employer and does not discriminate against these or any other class protected by applicable law

Benefits: bonus and benefits