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Junior Quantity Surveyor

  • Location: South Yorkshire
  • Salary: £30k - 36k per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 16 days ago

  • Sector: Surveying, Building Services
  • Contact: Brian Ma
  • Contact Email: brian.ma@anderselite.com
  • Contact Phone: 0113 242 0303
  • Expiry Date: 10 June 2024
  • Job Ref: 407276BMA

Our client is a leading housing association with offices throughout the UK and we are looking for a Junior Quantity Surveyor to join their commercial team, based in Sheffield.

 

Office location: Sheffield

Salary: £30k - £36k pa + other benefits

Hybrid working

 

As a Junior Quantity Surveyor, you will play a key part in deliverying high quality projects that meet the needs of their communities.

 

Duties:

  • Collaborate closely with the Senior Quantity Surveyor in overseeing the commercial and contractual aspects of construction projects from inception to completion
  • Contribute to the preparation of detailed cost estimates, bills of quantities, tender documentation, and contract documents, ensuring accuracy and compliance with industry standards.
  • Assist in the evaluation of tender submissions, conducting thorough analyses to support informed decision-making.
  • Participate in the contract administration process, including monitoring project progress, reviewing and evaluating variations, and preparing interim payment valuations.
  • Support the reconciliation and agreement of final accounts upon project completion, ensuring accurate record-keeping and documentation.
  • Develop and maintain comprehensive cost plans, cash flow projections, and financial reports to present to senior management, facilitating informed decision-making and ensuring financial viability.
  • Collaborate with project teams, contractors, and stakeholders, attending site meetings and maintaining effective communication throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Conduct site visits and inspections to monitor progress, identify potential issues, and ensure compliance with project specifications and quality standards.
  • Contribute to value engineering exercises, identifying opportunities for cost savings and process optimization while maintaining quality standards.

 

Requirements:

  • A valid UK driving license and access to a vehicle for travel across South Yorkshire and other locations as required
  • HNC / HND in Quantity Surveying or construction related subject

 

As a Junior Quantity Surveyor, you will have the opportunity to work alongside experienced professionals, contributing to the successful delivery of projects within the housing association's portfolio. This role offers a dynamic and challenging environment, with ample opportunities for personal and professional growth.