Assistant Quantity Surveyor AQS | Eden Scott

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Assistant Quantity Surveyor

  • Highlands
  • Negotiable
  • Permanent

An Inverness based construction group require an Assistant Quantity Surveyor to join their commercial team. This organisation boasts a significant portfolio of successfully delivered high-value projects across the North of Scotland, within a variety of sectors such as education, healthcare, and commercial. Due to recent contract wins, there is a need to grow the team, resulting in a new Assistant QS vacancy.


Key responsibilities include:



  • Utilise the most recent Oracle software tools to deliver precise cost and value reports

  • Analyse and evaluate expenditure reports generated by internal cost systems

  • Participate in the procurement process for Subcontract partners

  • Oversee subcontract work packages, including interim assessments of due amounts and change management

  • Support the creation and issuance of commercial notices to both Clients and Subcontractors

  • Assistance in managing changes as per the contract, including preparing and submitting Compensation Event Quotations and maintaining detailed value schedules.

  • Provide the Commercial team with necessary information for producing monthly payment applications to the Client.

  • Gather and calculate data to support the Commercial team in creating and maintaining a detailed 'cost to complete' report


On offer is a market-leading salary and benefits package and a significant amount of flexibility - You will have the option to split your time between their offices across the North of Scotland, Site, and WFH. An agile working environment is promoted, to give their employees the flexibility to enjoy as good a work-life balance as possible while still being able to perform the role to the best of their abilities. Benefits include, a generous holiday entitlement, plus the opportunity to purchase further holidays, a wide range of corporate discounts, childcare vouchers, a comprehensive pension plan, private medical and paid-for yearly membership to one recognised professional association relevant to your role.


This contractor delivers multiple projects ranging from £50,000 to £20mil from refurb and extensions to new builds and minor works. Their spread of work for both public and private sector clients is well-balanced and widespread, they pride themselves on their collaborative approach, as demonstrated by their record for repeat business and position on key frameworks.


Application Requirements:



  • Construction related qualification ideally BSc Quantity Surveying

  • Graduates or Assistant level Quantity Surveyors will be considered

  • Strong IT skills and effective written and verbal communication skills


Should the position be of interest apply now or for further information and an informal confidential discussion about the role, get in touch on 01224 965 505.

Adam Emery
Point of contact
Adam Emery
Senior Consultant
01224 965 505