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Quantity Surveyor

Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Job Type
20 Jul 2022
Would you be interested to join a leading facilities management company with a reputation for excellence?

Atalian Servest is currently recruiting for a Quantity Surveyor to join our passionate and driven team in Glasgow!

Reference: /GW/19-07/489/4

Job Title: Quantity Surveyor

Salary: Competitive

Working Hours: Monday to Friday - 08:00 - 17:00 - 38 hours per week

Location: Glasgow

Your primary responsibilities will include:


Submitting detailed and timely Applications for Payment.
Identifying, reviewing and detailing variations, the preparation and submission of detailed prices including supporting documentation for agreement.
Preparation of all necessary supporting documentation in support of Final Account submission including negotiating the settlement of the Final Account.
Analysing actual costs and future expenditure, highlighting any errors or inconsistencies on a monthly basis.
Forecasting estimated value, cost and margin on a monthly basis, reconciling any movements in the month by exception, and reporting on any variances from the tender allowances.
Pursuing Notices or Certificates for Payment, and the resultant payments that become due, including retentions.
Reporting by exception of any matter or event that is likely to affect the forecast outturn of a project.
Developing an understanding of the conditions of contract relating to any project and ensuring the Businesses rights are preserved and entitlement is safeguarded where practicable.
Processing Subcontract Orders when necessary to meet programme requirements; valuing the work undertaken by Subcontractors and issuing the appropriate Notices and processing payments as necessary.
Be aware of the agreed programme and be able to identify delays to the progress of the works and report this to Senior Surveyors for review.

People Management

Providing Guidance and Development to Assistant Quantity Surveyors.
Capable of working in a team environment supporting colleagues and providing advice on all commercial matters when necessary.
Understanding customer s requirements and conducting business in a professional manner at all times.
Good communication skills, both oral and written.
Good listening skills and capable of interpreting directions.
Meeting agreed Key Performance Indicators.

Health & Safety

Ensuring all employees are aware of their obligations under the Arthur McKay Health & Safety Policy, and that work is carried out in accordance with the policy at all times.
Helping create and maintain a positive safety culture, leading by example at all times.
Ensuring that all health, safety and environmental incidents and complaints are reported and investigated and that action points are successfully closed off.

Experience and Qualifications:


Good PC skills, including advanced Excel.
Good analytical skills.
Good communication, presentation and interpersonal skill.
Good report writing skills.
Good Personal and professional presentation skills
Good influencing skills
Full driving licence

Additionally, this role will require Disclosure Scotland Clearance. Baseline or other similar security clearance may also be required.


Paid Holiday.
Employee Referral Scheme.
Learning and development opportunities.
Supportive working culture and future progression opportunities.
Mobile, legal, bicycle, breakdown, and retail discounts.
Eye test and glasses reimbursement.
Cycle 2 work scheme.

How to apply?

If you are interested to join a business that encourages professional development, career progression and entrepreneurial spirit, then please click apply and we will be in touch soon!


Atalian Servest won the IWFM Impact Award 2021 for Diversity & Inclusion.

Atalian Servest are an equal opportunity employer and are proud of the diversity represented across our business.

We actively encourage applications from talented and qualified individuals regardless of race, gender, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, disability or age.

The IWFM Diversity Initiative award is one of the most significant in the UK facilities management sector. Winning recognises and commends several initiatives that Atalian Servest have introduced in the last 18 months; CHROMA, Opportunity and ONE.

CHROMA is a colleague-led Diversity & Inclusion platform, comprising of three networks; LGBTQ, Physical & Mental Health and Race, Ethnicity & Faith networks. The aim of the networks, who are supported by UK & Ireland board sponsors, is to champion inclusiveness, improve company policies and governance, and to empower all colleagues to use their voice for proactive change.

Opportunity was created with one core purpose - to provide accessible and equal learning opportunities for all of our colleagues. The interactive Learner Experience Platform aims to develop our colleagues as independent, confident, and successful individuals.

Lastly, ONE is the Atalian Servest innovation challenge. Open to our 28,000 strong workforce, designed to encourage our colleagues to think outside of the box, allowing us to foster a culture of innovation and divergent thinking.

The driving force behind the Atalian Servest mission is to create social value every day, leaving a lasting impact in the communities in which we serve
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  • Job Reference: 662714274-2
  • Date Posted: 20 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Atalian Servest
    Atalian Servest
  • Location: Glasgow, Lanarkshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent