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Assistant Quantity Surveyor

  • £28,000 - £40,000
  • Residential Development
  • Herefordshire

About the company:

Set up within the last 10 years my client is a one stop-shop for the full residential development process from sourcing land to construction and sales. Established within a group of companies they have typically operated in the Essex and Hertfordshire areas building a selection of mid to high-spec housing ranging from 3-5 bedrooms. They are currently at an output annually of around 100 units per year, and have a strong land bank in place that will see this rise to 250 within the next few years. Currently on a recruitment drive across the business they are looking for experienced construction professionals to strengthen various departments across the company. This is an opportunity to join a forward-thinking business with a relaxed, family-feel atmosphere that will allow you to work flexibly whilst also have influence on the company’s growth and close contact with the CEO.

About the opportunity:

I have been working very closely with my client for the last 2 years, building a team of personable, highly-motivated, and collaborative individuals that are all working together to aid the growth of the business. The Commercial Director has pinpointed an opportunity for a new Assistant Quantity Surveyor to join the existing Commercial team Working alongside a Commercial Director and 2 seniors you will be given the opportunity to work across 2 major schemes for the Both projects consist of multi-unit traditional build residential plots of houses and will give you exposure to a variety of sub-contract packages from early stage groundworks to final finishes.

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 one of the supportive and personable Commercial 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 £28,000 – £40,000. Business mileage and expenses can be claimed back as well as the chance to achieve a sizeable bonus upon completion of projects.

About the requirements:

You must have at least 1 year Quantity Surveying experience with some knowledge of new build housing projects. Ultimately, someone who is hard-working and willing to learn will thrive in this role.