Assistant Quantity Surveyor - Residential Developer

Recruiter
Cityscape Recruitment Ltd
Location
Milton Keynes
Salary
Up to £35,000 per day car allowance
Posted
09 Feb 2017
Closes
09 Mar 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Role: Assistant Quantity Surveyor - Residential Developer

Salary: circa £35,000 plus car allowance

Location: Milton Keynes

About the company:

Our client is a small family run residential developer based in Milton Keynes who have been trading since 2009. They have built an enviable reputation for creating homes that surpass expectations in design, quality and vision and currently undertake developments in Buckinghamshire and Bedfordshire. Typically the my client will take on 2 sites a year consisting of up to 15 units that will be completed to a mid to high spec finish with houses going on the market for anywhere up to and beyond £1 million.

About the Role:

My client is seeking an experienced Assistant Quantity Surveyor who is keen to learn and work in a small family-run business. The role will allow you to work alongside the Commercial Director learning various skills that will make you a well-rounded construction professional competent in commercial, procurement and technical duties. Ideally they would like someone who can carry out both Quantity Surveying and Procurement duties as well as having some technical awareness when reading drawings. Some of the duties will include;

·Managing the financial cost control

·Financial reporting of contract

·Improving financial return

·Cost control of building contracts

·Cost advice to Contracts Managers

·Purchasing and negotiating with Sub Contractors

·Paying and monitoring Sub contractor progress.

Candidate Requirements

·This role would suit an ambitious and driven individual who has the willingness to learn, develop and constantly improve their skills through the experience they will be gaining.

·The candidate will ideally have between 1-2 years new build residential experience and already have completed a degree in Quantity Surveying.

·The ideal candidate will be a self-motivated and proactive individual with an analytical mind and an eye for detail.

·This is a very fast paced environment with a project life cycle typically spanning from 9 – 18 months.

·The candidate must be very organised, have the ability to multi-task and be able to work to deadlines.

Package and Benefits:

·Circa £35,000 per year plus car allowance

Contact: billy@cityscapeltd. c om or 01923 750 095