Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Ref: VAC-303701
  • Salary: £25,000 + car or allowance
  • Region: Manchester
  • Industry: Construction
  • Employment Type: Permanent


Job Description

Assistant Quantity surveyor
General construction
£20k – £30k + Car or Allowance + fuel card

The Company

My client has established itself as an international contractor working on the most prestigious projects across the UK and abroad. My client is looking for an Assistant QS who is looking to get into and grow with a large general construction contractor.

Due to growth and tender wins for the business, this company are looking to expand their current workforce permanently with the recruitment of a Assistant Quantity surveyor.

The Role

Reporting to the Commercial manager, your role will include the following:
” Carry out full surveying duties on individual contracts as and when required.
” Assist Commercial Manager in advising on commercial risk / opportunities within projects at tender / bid stage.
” Ensure that company’s policies and procedures are adhered to.
” Assist in the preparation of monthly management accounts and reporting thereon.
” Assist with the control of claims preparations and negotiations.
” Provide assistance and advice to project teams on contractual, financial and commercial issues.
” Assist in the preparation of monthly CVR and quarterly reviews and ensure same are produced to the company standard.
” Monitor/oversee subcontract procurement.
” Oversee subcontract accounts, payments.
” Monitor cash flow ensuring timely valuations, certification and payment.
” Ensure optimum profit margin.
” Ensure timely settlement of final accounts.
” Over seeing up to 2-3 sites at any one time.

To be a successful Assistant Quantity surveyor within this role, you will have a strong background in General construction projects.

To qualify for this position the successful Assistant Quantity surveyor must possess the following:

” Ideally you will have gained a degree in Quantity Surveying/Commercial Management or relevant experience or working towards finishing your degree
” You will have excellent attention to detail, have a good positive attitude & be self-driven to contribute effectively to this pro-active team

The Important Details

This is an excellent opportunity to secure a permanent position within a leading construction business in your local Manchester area. As an Assistant Quantity surveyor you will be offered a competitive salary between £20,000 – £30,000 plus a car or allowance + Fuel card + 26 days holiday.

For further details or to apply for this position please forward an up to date CV, highlighting suitable experience or call Dominic Kendal on 01925 748 320 for more information.