Assistant Quantity Surveyor

5 days left

Fawkes and Reece
02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
I am currently recruiting for an Assistant Quantity Surveyor to work on a major highways scheme for a reputable Civils contractor in East London.

We are seeking applicants for this opportunity who would want to work alongside what is a new and exciting client delivering works that have a real impact on the wider community. If you have the skills and want to work within a new and emerging framework please apply today.

Key Responsibilities:
*Support the project team in all commercial matters
*Liaise with the site teams and take the lead with contract administration, including record keeping.
*Ensure timely submission of valuations
*Ensure cash flow is maximised including ensuring payments are received on time
*Ensure the accurate and timely evaluation and agreement of final quantities, revised and additional items, rates and compensation events
*Identify additional entitlement under the contract including the monitoring of daily records
*Delegate commercial activities to other members of the team as appropriate
*Ensure that good records are kept in order that the full entitlement under the contract is achieved
*Identify and realise opportunities to maximise cost/value management.
*Assist with the preparation of accurate and timely monthly valuation reports.
*Assist with the procurement and management of subcontract packages.
*Assist with the internal valuations/VCR/End Life Forecasts.
*Evaluate risks and review project risk register.
*Assist with preparation of contractual claims.
*Measure and assess the work undertaken and then submit detailed, accurate and timely applications

Key Skills and Qualifications:
*Holds the relevant qualifications to Degree level
*Experience within a similar role
*Confident IT skills, proficient in the use of MS Office in particular Excel
*Excellent Communication skills both written and verbally
*Must be an excellent organiser with proven time management skills

If you are interested in this opportunity please email your CV to or call .

Alternatively if you know someone who would be suitable for this opportunity then please pass on these details.

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