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Assistant Quantity Surveyor

  • Up to £50,000
  • Residential Development
  • Hertfordshire

Are you and experienced Assistant QS looking to step into a Project QS position, or a Project QS looking to make a progressive move? 

About the company:

Our client is a specialist building company whose head office is in Hertfordshire. They specialise in a variety of high-end developments across both the residential and commercial sectors covering affluent areas of Hertfordshire and Home Counties. Staff progression and development is important to the company. Recent and legacy selective and shrewd land acquisitions have led to a strong pipline for the years ahead, which has led the need to selectively recruit for key commercial positons within the business. The organization provides excellent career potential for professionals joining the business. This company has a very close, friendly atmosphere with the sense of a family company, and is based in a nice town centre location, with access to the M1, M25, and direct trains into London.

About the opportunity:

I have been working very closely with my client for a number of years, building a team of personable, highly-motivated, and collaborative individuals that are all working together to aid the growth of the business. The Directors have pinpointed an opportunity for a new Assistant to Project level Quantity Surveyor to join the existing Commercial team. Currently, my client have a vast project pipeline covering a range of projects in and around the Watford, Enfield and Hemel Hempstead area including new build flats and high-spec family homes. You will be expected to be an experienced Assistant with a motivation to step into a project level position, and soon to managing your own projects from pre-construction through to final accounts.

My client have a small business mentality, they are a lean team with everyone working hard across their specific discipline to achieve tight deadlines and profit margins. This is a superb opportunity for someone who wishes to take on large amounts of responsibility with the chance to quickly progress in company with no ‘glass ceiling’. You will be working for some of the most supportive and personable Directors I have come across who really takes pride in seeing his staff achieve.

About the benefits and rewards:

The company provides an ‘all-in’ package that will be circa £40,000 – £50,000 as well as a contributory pension and travel allowance. They also offer a personalised bonus scheme reflective of bot the business success and the individuals progress.

About the requirements:

You must have at least 2 years post graduate Quantity Surveying experience with good knowledge of residential projects, from either a development or main contractor standpoint.