Assistant Quantity Surveyor

City of London
£30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
03 Oct 2016
31 Oct 2016
Richard Irwin
Job Type

An Assistant QS job in London paying circa £30K working with a construction delivery contractor.

Your new company
A specialist provider of construction management, facilities management, planned and reactive building maintenance and consultancy services across the country. With a main base in the City of London and a regional presence this is a growing business with a dynamic business focus.

Your new role
As Assistant Quantity Surveyor you will assist with the development of the QS functions of the business, assist in an estimator capacity, to establish reporting systems and to work on bids for future work. You will provide support in all QS aspects of the project, reporting to the project and commercial manager. You will assist in establishing cost reporting methods and reports and forecasting costs, income and cash flow. You will aid in procuring sub-contractors and materials and manage the supply chain, liaise with the construction managers and client QS for interim valuations and to manager the variations. Furthermore, you will assist with the estimating function for future projects and in a business development capacity.

What you'll need to succeed
You will have solid applicable experience as a Junior or Assistant Quantity Surveyor from a solid Main Contractor background. You role will require the ability to work well as part of a team, excellent IT skills for organisation of data sharp negotiation and commercial skills and diligence to assess future project costs accurately. You should have procurement experience and you will have chaired pre-let meetings (for small to medium sized packages). Critically you should have solely managed Sub-Contract Accounts, from the tendering stage through to final account.

What you'll get in return
You can expect remuneration at the peak end of the market, a focused performance driven career path forward with the opportunity to work on engaging cross sector projects delivering into High Profile Main Contractor markets.

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