Assistant Quantity Surveyor

  • by Lamonby Recruitment
  • Location London, UK
  • Salary £35,000 - £45,000 / year
  • 82 days ago
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Job Description:

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

  • Salary £35,000 – £45,000 Depending on experience
  • Life Assurance
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Interest free season ticket loan
  • Private medical cover

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. 

  • Job Type Permanent, Full Time
  • Additional Salary Info Life Assurance, Cycle to work scheme, Interest free season ticket loan, Private medical cover
  • Work Authorisation United Kingdom
  • Industry Sector Construction
  • Years Experience 2+ years
  • Career Level Experienced (Non-Manager)
  • Educational level Bachelor's Degree