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 Sustrans


Our vision and mission have never been more relevant. 


Across the UK, governments are pledging investment and action on walking and cycling.


We are working together to make a real difference - creating places where everyone can live and travel happily and healthily, and where nobody is excluded.


Our work wouldn’t be possible without the commitment and dedication of our colleagues.


We are proud of our employee net promoter score, being in the top 20% of all employers across all sectors in the UK, due to our energised, friendly and motivated workforce.


Join Sustrans today and help us get things done, together!




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. 





Interviews will take place via MS Teams at a time that is mutually convenient.



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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Refreshed on: 01 April 2021
Closed date: 16 April 2021
Job ref: 131273CHJ
Tags: Business Development, Operations