Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Calibre Search Ltd
£23k - £25k pa
15 Mar 2017
14 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you an Assistant QS looking to join a busy vibrant team based in Derby?! Are you keen to join a well-known main contractor and progress your career?

A main contractor with proven long term profitability and growth which is thanks to an experienced staff. A successful family owned contractor working within a multi-disciplinary sector providing variation to your day to day role.

What's in it for you?
If you're a keen Assistant QS looking to join a company that believes in internal promotion this is for you, looking to take on Assistants who are driven and hard working to progress through to QS, Senior through to Management! With a long standing staff force & great staff retention this role is for the up and coming QS looking for a long established career.

Duties & Responsibilities:
To provide quantity surveying support under the direction of the Quantity Surveyor in respect of the commercial and surveying aspects, new build, refurb and design and build projects.
To assist the Quantity Surveyor to carry out quantity surveying duties in conjunction with other team members and provide effective financial and contractual control on all contracts allocated.

To assist the Quantity Surveyor with all of his following duties as directed by him
*To provide comprehensive financial and surveying related information as required by Senior Management
*To measure the works for payment and final account purposes. Record of dimensions to be kept
*Preparation and submission of valuations and final accounts
*Record and agree of extra works and day works
*Record all relevant events for delay and loss and expense claims
*Monitor and ensure that full payment is received for all work claimed and certified
*Measurement, certification and agreement of subcontractor accounts
*Assist site management in provision of statistics and other surveying related information for Client meetings
*Liaise with client representatives and other members of the team to ensure effective communications and a cohesive working environment
*Provide support to operations staff on surveying matters
*Provide estimating department with statistical information for new rates
*Keep up to date with new technology and legislation as appropriate
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, especially Excel
*Excellent Communication skills both written and verbally
*Must be an excellent organiser with proven time management skills

Please submit your CV and contact Louanne in our Leeds office ***********

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