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Assistant Quantity Surveyor

  • Location: Cheshire
  • Salary: £25k - 33k per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 3 months ago

  • Sector: Construction
  • Contact: Alex Smith
  • Contact Email: Alexandra.Smith@Anderselite.com
  • Contact Phone: 0161 832 7577
  • Expiry Date: 10 June 2022
  • Job Ref: 396110ASM

Assistant Quantity Surveyor – Award winning developer - New Build residential projects – Cheshire – up to £33,000 plus package

Client
I am recruiting for one of the UK’s leading independent house builders which are based in Cheshire. An award winning developer with an enviable reputation.
Currently building over 500 homes a year in the UK. A developer with outstanding customer service.

Projects
Apartments,
Mews and townhouse residences
Semi-detached and detached homes.

Role
Assisting the Senior Quantity Surveyor / Quantity Surveyors with financial management of designated sites / tasks to ensure the company’s targets are achieved
Duties
Attend the pre-start meeting to gain an overview knowledge of a new development.
You should provide input into pre-start meetings / presentations.
Assisting the Buyer / Senior Quantity Surveyor with preparation of material / subcontract budgets.
Assisting the Senior Quantity Surveyor with the preparation of subcontractor enquiries and subsequent tender reports including obtaining the relevant health and safety information from the contractors for approval by the health and safety department.
Assist in preparation of contracts for final sign off.
Assist with preparation of cost to complete information including external works take-offs.
Assist with the preparation of Quantity Surveyor valuations, including plot progress ticksheets and materials on site valuations.
Production of weekly subcontract and monthly purchase prelims costs reports.
Liaison with Site Manager - Surveyors are to visit site every week to spend time with the Site Manager as well as carry out on site measures.
Variations

Candidate requirements
Experience working with a housing developer
Degree in quantity Surveying or Commercial management / maybe in final year
A good understanding of all aspects of surveying and contractual procedures
In-depth knowledge of the construction industry
Good knowledge of commercial and financial management systems and controls
Strong personal organisational skills
Ability to work alone but also as part of a team within a growing business

Salary and Benefits
Up to £33,000
Company Car/Allowance
Generous Bonus
Healthcare
Pension plus contributions