Groundwork's Assistant Quantity Surveyor

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Recruiter
ValueStaff
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£30000 - £45000/annum
Posted
24 Jul 2017
Closes
22 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A fantastic opportunity has arisen to work within a long established Birmingham based Residential Groundwork's organisation. We are looking for a Assistant Quantity Surveyor to join a busy commercial team to be based in the Birmingham area.

As part of my clients expansion plans, a position has become available for a Assistant level Quantity Surveyor who will be able to quickly demonstrate a good knowledge and understanding of Residential Groundwork's.

About the business

The prospective employer is a professional owner managed Groundwork's contractor delivering outstanding Residential Groundwork's packages working closely with large national housing developers mainly across the Midlands area.

OVERALL PURPOSE OF THE JOB

To contribute towards controlling and reporting both quantitative & qualitative aspects of the works from inception to delivery of residential groundwork's projects. To include financial reporting, management of the schemes commercial aspects, reconciliation of cost and value.

To assist the Senior Quantity Surveyors and Commercial Manager in all aspect of the work load as required.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

To assist in the handover of schemes from Estimating to Production
To maintain accurate records, assist in controlling costs and value, report variances against agreed performance/compliance/Finance targets
Control of change management
To assist the Senior Quantity Surveyor and Commercial Manager in ad-hoc reporting and individual performance projects as necessary.
To ensure the integrity of the Commercial Team’s reputation.
To provide excellent customer service to all members of the Management Team.
Proactive review of current procedures and processes and assisting in the implementation of new and revised processes where required.
Essential Criteria:

Minimum 12 months experience as a Trainee/Assistant Quantity Surveyor in a similar role
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office incl. excel and word
CSCS Card
Valid driving license
Essential Skills:

Proactive and reactive
Analytical
Self-disciplined
Job Type: Full-time

Job Location:

Birmingham (Projects around the Midlands)
Required experience:

Quantity Surveying: 1 year
Residential Groundwork's: 1 year
Required licence or certification:

Drivers License
Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £25,000.00 to £40,000.00 /year