Edinburgh, Edinburgh
£35,743 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Capital Advisor / Quantity Surveyor

(Ref: SUS3076)

£35,743 per annum


37.5 hours per week


Location: Edinburgh or Glasgow


 Initial home working may be expected due to office closures and restrictions.



About the Role


At Sustrans, we are proud to be making Scotland a healthy, happy place to live, work and play. We now have an exciting opportunity to join our team in a brand new role as a Capital Advisor.


Playing a key part in driving forward our active travel infrastructure programme for Transport Scotland, you will have the opportunity to manage a wide range of high profile medium to large sized capital funded projects, helping us to ensure they deliver excellent value. You will also play a key part in supporting our grant making offer including providing support and guidance to colleagues throughout the lifecycle of the grant.


About You


We are looking for excellent communicators with previous experience in a similar role to join us and bring your expertise. So, if you are a quantity surveyor who is passionate and committed to the ideals of sustainable transport, this could be the role for you.


Apply today and help us get things done, together. 





Closing date for the receipt of completed applications is 9am on Wednesday 20 January 2021.  Interviews will take place via Teams on Wednesday 3 February 2021.


Should Sustrans receive an overwhelming number of applications for this vacancy, the decision may be taken to close it earlier than the advertised closing date, so please ensure your application is submitted as soon as possible.


Equality, diversity and inclusion

Sustrans is committed to reducing inequality, valuing diversity and enabling inclusion.

We welcome applications from people from all parts of the community, particularly where we are under-represented. Currently, this includes people who identify as having a disability, and those from Black, Asian and minority ethnic groups.





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Posted on: 05 January 2021
Closed date: 20 January 2021
Job ref: 126783CHJ
Tags: Business Development, Operations