Assistant/ Trainee Quantity Surveyor

Randstad CPE
£20000 - £28000/annum Basic package
07 Jul 2017
06 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Assistant Quantity Surveyor


Salary £20-£28k

An exciting opportunity has arisen, to join an established, successful and exciting North West Contractor. They are looking for a Trainee/Assistant level QS with over a years experience looking for that next step up. You will be expected to be highly motivated, have a great work ethic and be focused and flexible to join their growing business in Bolton.

Company Overview

One of the fastest growing companies in the North West, they are a dynamic service provider operating within the residential, industrial, commercial, retail & leisure markets providing valued clients with Multi-Utility services (Gas, Electric and Water).

Specialising in the design, installation and reinstatement of utility services they are forecasted to turnover £35 Million this year and with a project pipeline worth £50 Million look well on course to achieve that.

Duties and Responsibility's:

* Ensure compliance with the clients systems, processes and procedures on Contracts between £ 1mill-£5mill p.a.
* Work within the strict deadlines required under the Contract(s) and as required by the Company.
* Be accountable for delivery of key commercial tasks
* Work independently, with minimal supervision.
* Assist in the preparation of any data required to populate commercial reports including Cost Value Reconciliations and cash flows as directed.
* Exercise full cost control of project(s) in conjunction with the QS / Senior QS as directed.
* Produce monthly and/or weekly cost and value data to support forecasts to completion of the project(s) as directed.
* Be pro-active in identifying the existence of all variations (changes) to the works in conjunction with other project team members.
* Be pro-active in identifying the existence of any "claim" and "extension of time" situations in conjunction with other project team members.
* Ensure that all contemporary records are kept by the project team members for use in supporting claims, extensions of time, and the evaluation of variation.


* Having or be studying for a Degree qualification (RICS Accredited or equivalent) or RICS Associate

Interpersonal Skills:

* Good knowledge of Microsoft Office suite of products especially Excel and Word
* Methodical style of working
* Ability to time-manage, set priorities and work to strict deadlines
* Strong commercial and financial acumen

If you are looking for an excellent opportunity to join an exciting and established contractor in North West then apply now to Seif El-Zarka on 07568568045 or alternatively get in touch via Linkedin: https://(url removed)/in/seif-el-zarka-28970712a/

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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