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Associate Director (PQS)

Peace Recruitment
Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh
Up to £65,000 + package
Closing date
23 Feb 2023

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Property, Construction
Contract Type
Full Time
Quantity Surveyor, Cost Management
Senior Manager, MRICS
Business Type

Job Details

Peace Recruitment is working with a global multi disciplinary consultancy, they are recruiting an Associate Director Quantity Surveyor in Glasgow. Our client have a fantastic culture, excellent range in current and pipeline projects in Residential, Commercial and Industry sectors, this is a super exciting time to join their business and be a part of their long term growth strategy to directorship.

As an Associate QS you will lead and deliver in all aspects of cost management and quantity surveying from project inception to completion. You will work with the Directors to successfully manage and deliver a number of projects, varying in complexity and typically ranging in value from £2m - £50m+ in both public and private sector. You will drive performance standards through expert communication, maintain and develop good relationships with clients, take every opportunity to uphold and increase the profile of the firm as a provider of professional, premium quality services to their clients. You will also be responsible for managing and mentoring junior staff through their APC and development in the company. 

Core responsibilities include:

  • Feasibility estimates
  • Procurement advice
  • Cost planning
  • Value and risk management
  • Pre & Post contract management
  • Fee generation

Minimum Requirements

  • Degree Qualified – BSc or MSc – in Quantity Surveying
  • Professionally Qualified – ideally Chartered Quantity Surveying Status with the RICS.
  • Understanding of a variety of project types/sizes/sectors. Healthcare, Commercial, Residential and Industrial sector experience would be advantageous.
  • Understanding of NEC & JCT standard forms of contract
  • Proven ability to advise clients and design teams on cost, value and risk, not just cost in isolation.
  • Excellent numeracy, verbal and written communication skills.

In return: 

  • Salary depending on your experience up to £65,000
  • Car allowance
  • Company bonus
  • Private Healthcare
  • Path way to Directorship 
  • Company pension scheme
  • 32 days annual leave

If this amazing opportunity is up your street, call Lewis Potter for more information or apply with your CV.


Peace Recruitment Group specialises in construction, property & engineering recruitment. Our award-winning business is all about your needs. We know the construction world inside out, but it’s how we put that knowledge to work for you that really counts.

No more skills shortages. No more disruptive staff churn. No more square pegs in round holes.

Whether you’re looking for staff for your business or a new job for yourself, we have a proven track record of delivering the goods and our passion for great service means we always put your satisfaction first.

Our relentless networking, industry knowledge and expertise keeps our finger on the pulse when it comes to who’s out there. When you need a candidate with a specific kind of experience and skill-set, that’s exactly what we send you. We keep people in jobs they’re good at rather than shuffling them from one company to another. And we’d rather take the time to track down the right candidate than push someone into a job they don’t suit.

If you’re interested in good people doing good jobs, talk to us.

Find Us
0131 516 8908
Peace Recruitment Limited
Unit 2 Washington Court
6 Washington Lane
EH11 2HA

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