Quantity Surveyor

South Croydon
£25000 - £40000/annum
15 Jun 2017
15 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Quantity Surveyor
Residential Refurbishment & new build
Up to £40K

Our client is a high end design and build developer do to an increase workload, they are in need of an Assistant Quantity Surveyor. All of their work is within 30 miles to Croydon.
The main purpose of this role is to proactively support the QS / Senior QS on the successful management and control all aspects of the commercial / financial and contractual elements of the designated projects in order to control and maximise the company's profitability, protect the companies legal and contractual obligations under the contract and to manage the control of all commercial issues. This is to include the procurement and valuing of sub-contractor accounts in line with our contractual obligations and Commitments to Subcontractors
Key skills and Experience
-To assist the QS with commercial administration and management on a number of live projects or projects at pre-construction phase
-Sub-contract procurement and commercial management
-Management and control of sub-contract accounts and variation accounts
-Preparation of documentation and the like for valuation, procurement or commercial -administration
-Assisting and liaising with the buyers on materials procurement and buying opportunities.
-To support the QS in the management the day to day cost control, monitoring and reporting
-Develop an understanding of the designated contract, specification and pricing ensuring compliance with conditions throughout
-Assist the QS with subcontractor selection and ensure the chosen subcontractor has the appropriate order and information to carry out their work
-Attend sub-contract pre-let meetings including taking minutes
-Process subcontractor requests for payment and issue of notices
-Attend project and company related meetings

Relevant experience
-Driving licence
-Experience as an Assistant Quantity surveyor within Carpentry/Joinery/New builds or Graduate with Quantity Surveying qualification

If you feel you would be suitable and interested in this opportunity please send me a copy of your CV or give me a call on 02032011260