March 2021

Senior Quantity Surveyor (Glasgow, Scotland)

Job Title: Senior Quantity Surveyor, Glasgow, Scotland

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: Negotiable

Roadbridge is a multi-disciplined civil engineering company with over 50 years’ experience delivering major projects on time and on budget to the global community. Our vision is to be the global infrastructure delivery partner of choice for fast-track projects across all sectors.

Job Summary

We are seeking a Senior QS to join our expanding team, the successful applicant will be initially based in Glasgow, but must be flexible to work away from home. You will be required to provide commercial support and as well as managing prestigious projects and ensure that commercial discipline is maintained throughout. You will also be responsible for developing all project staff on commercial issues. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a reputable company who have an excellent company culture and working environment. In the long term, you will experience many high-profile projects within the infrastructure sectors and benefit from working on and leading a variety of prestigious projects within the industry. The successful applicant will be an experienced individual who have risen through the ranks of the industry, starting either as a civil engineer, construction manager or quantity surveyor.

The role includes the following duties:

  • Risk management
  • Financial reporting including CVRs,
  • Budget forecasting,
  • Maximising cash flow
  • Client liaison
  • Report into the Regional Commercial Manager and Regional Director.
  • Materials procurement
  • Management of the supply chain.

Among the qualities, the successful individual must possess are:

  • Strong commercial awareness and excellent client liaison skills,
  • Project management experience is beneficial and good team leadership skills
  • Extensive understanding of the civil engineering infrastructure industry,
  • Flexibility and have a talent for negotiation.


  • Degree qualification in Construction Management, Civil Engineering, Surveying or Commercial Management
  • Ideally 8+ years’ Commercial experience working for a main contractor with a civil engineering background.
  • Experience with NEC contracts is essential.
  • Experience of cross-country works is desirable.

To apply for this position, please email your CV to