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Assistant Quantity Surveyor

An exciting new role for an Assistant Quantity Surveyor to join a nationally recognised 5 star housebuilder.

Client Details

Nationally recognised as a 5 star housebuilder year after year, supplying high-quality homes for all generations.

Our client combines the brightest minds, the latest technology, and a genuine commitment to putting customers first.


Reporting to Quantity Surveyor/Senior Quantity Surveyor/Managing Surveyor you will assist with commercial and surveying responsibilities for a site. Assist in compiling all necessary reports and schedules as required, and undertake all general commercial administrative duties, including filing, emails, chasing down emails and phone calls, and ensuring a general tidiness to Commercial presentation. A keen learner, willing to assist with all sub-contractor procedures and processes, materials and goods, whilst always checking compliance with Group Policies and Procedures.

You will be expected to:

Assist with maintaining cost control throughout development
Assist with accurate costing for each aspect of site development
Assist with compiling reports on costs and cash flows using the support systems available, as well as reports for the Division as required
Assist with preparation of tenders and procurement of sub-contractors using Group Tender procedures
Process Subcontract orders, payments and variations, using Excel and Group payment system (COINS)
Understand and assist with evaluation and agreement of variations and instruction.
Assist with controlling all commercial aspects and responsibilities with regards to respective RSL's
Attend all team meetings as required
General departmental administration
Provide other appropriate ad hoc duties, and administrative support as and when required
Maintain relevant filing systems and databases
Promote and act in accordance with Group values, systems, policies and procedures
Ensure compliance with Group IT systems
Working within the guidelines set out within the Group policies and procedures
Assist with the compilation of all weekly, monthly and quarterly reports as required
Be aware of new materials and methods of construction which the company may employ


The successful candidate will be working in a similar position within the field of Quantity Surveying or will be close to the completion of a Trainee role.

Job Offer

Competitive Salary - Up to £35k Basic Salary.
Competitive Bonus Scheme
Company Car or Cash Allowance
25 days holiday (increase by 1 day for every 3 years continuous service up to 29 days)
Choice of Flexible Benefits
Enhanced Family Friendly Policies

£25000 - £35000 per annum



+44 115 934 8712

Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Northamptonshire, UK

Published on 25 Jul 2019