Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Recruiter
Fairmead Managed Services Limited
Location
Peterborough
Salary
18000.0000
Posted
19 Mar 2017
Closes
18 Apr 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an Assistant Quantity Surveyor to work within an established and reputable building contractor who work on high end and bespoke projects from one off grand design houses to historic and restoration works across the area.

As part of a busy period my client now need an additional site based Assistant Surveyor to assist the commercial team on a £15 million project. You will be reporting directly to the Senior Quantity Surveyor who will work with you to develop your knowledge and career development going forward.

The ideal candidate will have between 12-18 months experience as a Trainee/Assistant Quantity Surveyor in either main contracting, residential development, Civils or any other construction related sector with a good understanding of construction; show adaptability, a willingness to learn and succeed; and a passion to develop into the industry.

Duties:

•Review drawing revisions issued during the duration of the contract.
•Management of all sub-contractors and their payments, inclusive of re-measures, account meetings and site orders.
•Set-up valuation templates and CVR’s (using Microsoft excel)
•Liaise with Site Manager/Contracts Manager on daily basis to quote for on-going works.
•Use initiative to find ways of maximize profitability and discuss / action with production.
•Manage workload to meet strict work deadlines and ensure valuations are sent out on time, according to clients submission dates
•To maintain accurate records, assist in controlling report variances against agreed performance/compliance/Finance targets
•To chase cash / payment with the client, once valuations are submitted. The ability to develop and maintain key relationships will enable success is managing the outstanding monies.
•Interaction with the accounts department to manage costs and month spend; enabling resolution of any issues.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing building company who are looking for people who want develop a long-term career in surveying, full training and development will be given as well as help with qualifications and university/college course will be fully sponsored by the client. On top of that a very competitive salary/package will be on offer