Assistant Quantity Surveyor

W5 Recruitment Ltd
West Midlands
14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our clients are a well established Birmingham based Construction Contractor undertaking various commercial building, refurbishment and repair contracts, from both their Principal Contracts and Special Contracts Divisions operating throughout the Midlands. Due to recent growth, they are currently looking for an ambitious Assistant Quantity Surveyor to join their commercial team.

The role will involve working as part of their commercial team running multiple projects ranging from smaller £50K refurbishments to £6m new builds. Projects range across the Commercial, Healthcare, Education, Leisure & Office sectors.

Responsibilities will include:
- Assist in the management of the contract cost reporting
- Prepare cash flows for payments
- Assist in the preparation of accurate forecasts of project costs to completion and final value
- Assist with the preparation of sub-contract documentation
- Prepare payment certificates for sub-contract work
- Assist with the valuation of variations
- Assist with the preparation of interim application for payments
- Assist in the preparation of accurate monthly cost reports

- Minimum of 6 months relevant experience in quantity surveying required
- HNC or degree qualified
- Awareness of tendering process, JCT form of contract
- Strong work ethic
- Holds a current CSCS card
- Holds a current driving license
- Good team player, with good communication and interpersonal skills