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Assistant Quantity Surveyor

  • Location: Cheshire
  • Salary: Market related
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 15 days ago

Job Title - Assistant Quantity Surveyor role
Projects - Large New Build Industrial Project in either South Manchester or Warrington
Based in - Manchester office /site based
The company
An blue chip, award winning company with a solid reputation are looking for a Project Quantity Surveyor. A successful tier one contractor with an enviable forward order book of North West industrial projects.
Projects values - £10 million - £30 million in value
The role
• To assist on commercial control of all allocated projects
• Dealing with a variety of forms of construction such as Concrete Frame, Steel Frame etc
• Supply relevant commercial information/reports to the Project and Senior QS
• Monitor contract compliance against statutory requirements
• Help to develop client relationships
• Attend all commercial meetings internal/external relevant to multiple projects
• Conduct site visits and carrying out surveying duties under supervision
• Updating the Commercial team with the progress of all accounts, both client and sub-contract, through to finalisation.
• Having effective commercial control of all allocated projects, including the provision of timely and accurate documentation in accordance with the reporting timetable,
• More specifically, cost value reconciliations, forecasts, continuous improvement documents, cash flow forecast and the commercial register.

Experience and Skills:
• Tier one contractor experience
• Industrial project experience (ideal but not essential)
• Assist in overseeing and monitoring the production, submission and agreement of final accounts
• Knowledge and protection of contractual status
• JCT D&B Contract knowledge
• Reading and accurately interpreting drawings and specifications.
• Commercial skills to increase value recovery, ensure cost control and cash management
• Knowledge and understanding of measurement and valuation.
• Knowledge and understanding of budgets and forecast management.
• Preparation and understanding of CVR s and supplementary financial reports and final accounts.
• Knowledge and understanding of subcontract orders and buying.
• Management and development of direct reports
• Develop client relationships

To apply please send your cv to Alexandra Smith (Quantity Surveying / Estimating and Buying recruitment specialist) or ring me on 07980 006 436