Trainee/Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Stanford-le-Hope, Essex, United Kingdom

27 July, 2017

Currently seeking a Trainee to Assistant Quantity Surveyor to join our client’s team due to a continuous increase in work.

Our client is a Civil Engineering and Demoltion Contractor, Covering a breadth of industry sectors in a range of multi- disciplinary roles, our client likes to identify skilled individuals and encourage and support you in achieving your goals.

My client is actively on the lookout for responsible candidates who want to grow and progress on to become senior members of the team. They are a big believer in training from within. They are looking to bring on a Trainee to Assistant level QS who has a desire to grow within the company.

The Role:

Reporting to the Commercial Manager, your responsibilities will include but not be limited to the following;

·         Prepare and dispatch tender packages to subcontractors

·         Set up job files and all necessary records

·         Collate subcontractor tenders and in consultation with the Contracts Manager, award subcontracts

·         In conjunction with the Senior Quantity Surveyor, check and approve subcontractor claims for payment

·         Liaise with subcontractors to resolve queries

·         Assess and cost variations to contract

·         Update and maintain records

·         Assist with contract valuations

·         Assist with monthly cost/value reconciliations

·         In conjunction with the Senior Project Surveyor, submit and agree final accounts

·         Predominantly office based but site visits will be required through South London or adjacent Home Counties

To be successful in the role you will possess the following skills and attributes: 

·         BSc in Quantity Surveying, or in the process of obtaining this

·         Have a minimum 2 years demonstrated new-build commercial/residential UK experience

·         Have excellent communication skills

·         Must be computer literate

Salary: Up to £40,000 + Package

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