We have a new vacancy for an Assistant Quantity Surveyor / Cost Manager to join a leading construction consultancy that specialise in project and cost management, quantity surveying, management services and CDM.
This a perfect opportunity for an Assistant/Intermediate level Quantity Surveyor to work on their retail team assisting on a number of projects with some major retail clients. You will also potentially work on non-retail projects which could include hotel and commercial schemes. You will begin to take responsibility for smaller projects, developing key relationships with clients and colleagues.
Assistant Quantity Surveyor Role
Prepare cost plans, feasibility studies, tender documentation and pre-tender estimates.
Attend client, site and design team meetings throughout the life of each project and actively participate at these meetings
Prepare robust contract documentation for execution by our clients and their main contractors.
Actively carry out the post contract quantity surveying activities on schemes, including:
Preparing cost reports and discussing them with the client’s project manager prior to submission.
Agreeing monthly valuations with the main contractors.
Valuing scheme variations.
Agreeing scheme final accounts
Analysing scheme construction costs for the client’s taxation purposes
Help to manage relationships with various people, including clients, project architects, services engineers, project managers, suppliers, contractors, as well as the internal teams
Role Requirements and Qualifications
Degree in Quantity Surveying
Currently working towards the APC
Both pre- and post-contract skills and experience, with a focus on cost planning
Experience of working on retail projects is preferable
Experience of working in a consultancy environment
Assistant Quantity Surveyor Package
If you feel you have the skills required and would like to gather further information about this role and other opportunities available across the UK then please contact Samuel direct on 02392 384650.