Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Purpose:

Working as part of our team and those of our collaborators to deliver high quality construction projects on time and on budget. To reinforce existing relationships and help develop new clients and sectors.

 

Function:

  • Pro-active quantity surveying; clientside only
  • Cost planning
  • Construction cost advice
  • Procurement advice
  • Tendering
  • Contract documentation
  • Construction contract advice
  • Post-contract cost management
  • Final accounts

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Attend design team and client meetings.
  • Prepare order of cost estimates and detailed elemental cost plans.
  • Prepare accurate and detailed quantities and descriptions.
  • Positively contribute to value engineering.
  • Prepare tender documentation including contract sum analysis, drafting JCT contracts, tender document framework etc.
  • Analyse tenders and prepare written reports and recommendations.
  • Prepare interim valuations and final accounts.
  • Liaise and negotiate with main contractors and specialists.
  • Calculate costs associated with project delay.
  • Assist with supporting internal and external project managers and contract administrators on contractual matters, dispute avoidance etc.
  • Assist with Client liaison, funder liaison.

What do we offer?

  • Competitive salary and pension scheme.
  • A friendly and professional work environment.
  • Staff development & APC support.
  • Equal opportunities.
  • Full time employment.

Interview process

  • Informal telephone interview.
  • 2 stage interview process.
  • (Please provide photo identification, proof of citizenship and certificates of qualification at interview).