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Assistant Quantity Surveyor

  • Location: Cambridge
  • Salary: £221 - 250 per day
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 5 days ago

  • Sector: Civil Engineering
  • Contact: Harry Sharrard
  • Contact Email: Harry.Sharrard@anderselite.com
  • Contact Phone: 0121 200 5520
  • Expiry Date: 19 October 2022
  • Job Ref: 398616HS1

Anderselite are currently recruiting on behalf of a tier one contractor, for an assistant QS in Cambridge. This is a role that will last until March / April 2023, working on a hospital.

The Assistant Quantity Surveyor main responsibilities are:
• Ensure that the Project discharges its contractual and legal obligations
• Drafting of letters to the client in response to contractual challenges
• Manage the contract procedures, invoicing, payments, and variations, together with
contractual entitlements.
• Identify and deliver opportunities to provide enhanced value.
• Supporting the team with invoicing and debt ensuring maximisation of cash position of
Project.
• Support the procurement procedures for the Sub Contract packages including scope,
quantification, tender method, negotiation and Sub Contract documentation
• Ensure that the obligations and responsibilities of all Contracts are properly fulfilled to
the time scales identified within the Agreements
• Monitor and manage the scope, change notices, terms and conditions of any contract
changes
• Mitigate deductions within the contract Payment Mechanisms
• Manage the submission of contract variations, ensuring the appropriate approvals are
received from the clients and pricing of maintenance obligations
• Provide accurate information to create a robust and transparent set of monthly and
annual project accounts
• Maintain a risk and opportunities tracker
• Monitor and manage the Pre-Qualification Process (PQQ) in liaison with central
procurement team
• Development of commercial process maps

Required Experience :

• Experience of working in a commercial role within the facilities management sector
• Experience of working with client representatives
• Strong numerical skills
• Good communication skills
• Good organisation skills
• Experience of contract documents (PFI is preferred)
• Good computer skills including use of Microsoft Office, in particular be at an intermediate level
• Capacity to meet tight deadlines