Associate Director Quantity Surveying – Scotland

We are seeking an Associate Director Glasgow – Quantity Surveying / Cost Management. This job vacancy is for a professional with Construction Cost Consultancy experience. Our client is a small/mid-sized PQS Consultancy based in Glasgow. This is a leadership position for an experienced Cost Consulting professional in Glasgow.

They are seeking an experienced candidate with a background in a Chartered Quantity Surveying practice as a Senior Cost Consultant / Senior Quantity Surveyor. Candidates should ideally be MRICS for this senior-level position, but our client is open to experienced candidates who do not have this as long as you can show a background in cost consulting.

This is a permanent job vacancy, with flexi hybrid working if required

You can call us in confidence to discuss this senior level position, if you prefer not to forward your CV in the first instance. Please note we have a very strict GDPR policy and will not send your CV to ANY client without your permission.

PLEASE APPLY to the email listed below and provide the reference number.

N.B UK Nationals or those with a current valid UK Work Permit. Our client CANNOT provide visas/work permits/sponsorship for NON-UK Nationals.

Job Description for the Associate Director Quantity Surveyor Glasgow

  • As the Associate Director of the Glasgow office, you will be responsible for some Business Development in the region, so some experience in Business Development would be desirable.
  • You will also be responsible for managing/ overseeing and delivering projects throughout the Glasgow region.
  • In addition, you will be working on a variety of commercial projects in the private sector.
  • You will be able to work alone or as part of a team, be responsible for your own workload, and have the ability to liaise with clients in the area on a variety of projects.
  • You should also have some experience in mentoring and growing a team
  • Ideally, this client would like the ideal person to assist with running the office as well as assisting in the technical operations of the business in terms of adhering to and keeping up with standards and regulations.
  • Reporting to and working alongside the Director of Cost / Area Manager for the Scotland and North West region
  • This client operates a flexible hybrid working scheme, with home working 2 days per week and office work 3 days per week

Requirements for the AD Cost Consultant Glasgow

  • Above all, it is important that you have a Qualification in a Construction related subject, ideally Quantity Surveying, Commercial Management or estimating.
  • Furthermore, you should have experience with a Construction Cost Consultancy / PQS Consultancy Organisation as a Senior or Associate Director Cost Consultant.
  • In addition, The desire to live and work in the Glasgow area, and the ability to manage projects across the region.
  • You will have experience in Business Development in the region as well as proven ability to manage and mentor a team of Quantity Surveyors as well as delivery of projects.
  • You will have experience with a Mix of projects such as Commercial / Mixed Use/ Residential/ Infrastructure or Leisure projects.
  • MRICS is also highly desirable for this role, given it is a leadership position.

Salary & Benefits for the Associate Director Cost Glasgow

  • A basic salary of £60,000- £70,000 In addition to a great basic, you will also receive the following benefits
  • Healthcare/ PHI
  • Pension
  • Flexi Hybrid Working
  • 25 days holiday ( including public holidays)
  • Mobile phone, Laptop
  • Discretionary annual bonuses ( business and personal performance)
  • In addition, one paid professional subscription.
  • Sports and Social events
  • Perkbox

To apply for this Senior Level Cost Director Vacancy Glasgow 

Email an up-to-date CV to Please Quote reference AD/GLASGOW/24

OR Call us in confidence 0208 638 8857

We also have other Cost Consultant and Quantity Surveying vacancies we are recruiting for in the Glasgow region and across Scotland as well as the UK and overseas. These positions range from Assistant to Director Level.

Below are just some of our current job vacancies and careers in Scotland. Or visit our UK Jobs page for open vacancies across the UK

Senior MRICS Quantity Surveyor Job Vacancy Kilmarnock

Senior Quantity Surveyor / Cost Consultant Job Vacancy – Inverness

About Us- Stafford Lawrence Ltd- Quantity Surveyor Recruitment Consultants

  • Stafford Lawrence Ltd has 20 years of experience recruiting Consultancy professionals in the United Kingdom
  • Stafford Lawrence is an Employment Agency that specialise in hiring Quantity Surveyor / Cost / Commercial  Project Management and Engineering professionals in the United Kingdom, Middle East and Asia
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  • We are always recruiting for Cost Consultants and Quantity Surveyors for Careers in Construction, across the UK. We can provide detailed information on salaries and benefits on all our UK job vacancies and careers.
  • If you are not yet an MRICS Chartered Quantity Surveyor and would like more information on how to become chartered, the RICS official website can provide detailed information on  How to become an MRICS Chartered Surveyor