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Assistant Quantity Surveyor

  • 35000
  • Main Contractor - Build
  • Surrey

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Residential Developer/Contractor

Up to £35,000 basic salary plus benefits package


Our client is an award winning residential developer specialising in creating luxurious new homes throughout the London and Home Counties areas. They build large bespoke houses through to high end residential apartments and have gained a fantastic reputation in the industry through their high quality product.

About the opportunity:

This is a fantastic opportunity to work on a luxurious one off residential property in one of the U.K’s most sought after locations. You will be looking after sites in Berkhamsted, Hampstead and Epping.

Duties will include:

  • Sub-contract tendering and procurement to meet required deadlines
  • Assisting in providing a detailed prelims cost budget and share with Site Manager at the appropriate time.
  • Payment of subcontractors, variation orders and assisting in the settlement of final accounts.
  • Monitoring and explaining cost movements.
  • Manage the adoption process of public works.
  • Take specifications and drawings from Construction handover and prepare suitable packages for tender.
  • Analyse returned tender and recommend the most commercially viable contractor.
  • Monitor and explain subcontractor cost movements.
  • Undertake monthly cost reports and estimate future likely cost expenditure.
  • Report on savings and excesses against budget costs to the Director.
  • Assist in the forecasting of final accounts.
  • Be aware of all codes of practice that impact on surveying e.g. Building Regulations, NHBC requirements, HSE etc.
  • Monitor, reconcile and recharge any costs, which relate to shared cost items with either other businesses within the Group or external Companies.
  • Attend pre start, specification and any other relevant concept meeting as required.
  • Input and maintain any computer based databases or systems.

About the benefits and rewards:

The company provides a basic salary of up to £35,000 plus a pension and bonus.

About the requirements:

You must have a degree in Quantity Surveying experience with good knowledge of residential projects. Some client facing experience would be preferable.

Contact Danny @ Cityscape