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Assistant Quantity Surveyor - Build

  • Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + car, pension, negotiable
  • Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job reference: BBBH371287_1510060885

Job description

Assistant Quantity Surveyor - BLUE CHIP MAIN CONTRACTOR - Building - 07980 006 436

The client

One of the UK's largest and most successful Blue Chip main contractors are looking for an Assistant Quantity Surveyor

This contractor works in the following sectors.

Listed building refurbishment

New build high rise

Commercial

Industrial

Education

Care homes

The role

This opportunity is for a driven Assistant Quantity Surveyor that is looking for a career move to a business that can enable them to work autonomously and have a clearly defined career path with a very successful organisation. The projects are tradition build and project values will be between £15M - £25M

You will be site based with office visits. Sites are in and around the North West are of the UK.

Duties

Measurement

Submitting accurate detailed payment applications

Assisting a Senior Quantity Surveyor

Prepare and tender documents

Assisting on Industrial projects

Report to the Commercial manager

Identifying areas of overspend and waste

Identifying and reviewing areas of commercial risk and opportunity

Chasing payment certificates and outstanding payments

Ensuring records are made and recorded to support any variations and claims

Producing accurate internal reporting

Optimise cash in and the net cash position

Advise on commercial risks and opportunities within the project/s

Negotiate with clients representatives and other consultants

Advise Project Management on contractual implications of intended courses of action

You will have experience of working with various forms of contract such as JCT design and build

You will possess the ability to measure from drawings to produce Contractors Quantities and to refer to available price data and information to prepare estimates for projects of a small value.

You will understand the purpose of a Cost Value Reconciliation

The candidate

The successful Assistant Quantity Surveyor will have:

A relevant degree in Quantity Surveying or Commercial Management

2+ years QS experience working for a main Building Contractor

Ambitious, driven and passionate personality

Alexandra Smith at AndersElite is a specialist building, infrastructure and civil engineering Recruitment consultant based in the Manchester area.

AndersElite supply highly skilled technical and management professionals throughout the Northwest.

If you would like to discuss this role or any of my other roles, or if you require a full job spec don't hesitate to give me a ring on 07980 006 436 or email me at

Anderselite Ltd operates as both an Employment Agency and Employment Business.
Our non-discrimination policy can be viewed on our website at anderselite .com /non-discrimination-policy

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