Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Recruiter
Lancaster Fox
Location
London
Salary
20000.0000
Posted
11 Mar 2017
Closes
10 Apr 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Assistant Quantity Surveyor in West London

A mid-sized contractor based in the heart of Londons West End is now seeking an energetic and enthusiastic Assistant Quantity Surveyor to join their team on a permanent basis.

You will ideally be a recent graduate with a minimum of one years' experience of working within the internal fit out / Dry lining market.

This company have a clear line of progression in place for the right individual, this position has opened up as the previous Assistant Quantity Surveyor has recently been promoted.

Assistant Quantity Surveyor

West London

Long Term career opportunity

Salary £20K - £25K

Duties:

  • Shadowing the Senior QS
  • Liaise with customers and project managers
  • Management of commercial and contractual aspects of relationships with customers, consultants and subcontractors
  • Measure, price, negotiate and agree budgets and costs for variations to project scope
  • Check project costs are correct and raise/resolve queries where necessary
  • Attend pre-contract meetings, liaise with a wide range of construction professionals, and ensure timely completion of agreed actions
  • Visit site to measure and value works completed
  • Work closely with contract and site management staff to support the smooth running of the office and the site, carrying out other duties as required

Requirements:

  • Hold a relevant degree (e.g. Quantity Surveying or Construction Management);
  • Previous fit out or Dry lining experience
  • Be able to work well both in a team and individually;
  • Possess good communication skills;
  • Be self-motivated, detail orientated and very organised, with an aptitude for working with numbers and absorbing and analysing technical information;
  • Have good IT skills (including proficiency in using Microsoft Excel and Word);