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Assistant Quantity Surveyor

  • £25,000 - £45,000
  • Consultancy
  • Hertfordshire

About the Company:

Our client was formed in the 1930’s and has continued to expand their business throughout a tough economic climate. They are well known within the construction industry for the specialist sectors that they work in, these sectors includes Pharmaceutical, Industrial, Manufacturing and Universities. Our client has recently attained the ROSPA Gold award for excellent performance on Health & Safety. Some of their well-known clients are Cadbury, Eli Lilly, Cancer Research and AstraZeneca.

About the Role:

Our client is currently looking to recruit a Quantity Surveyor looking to progress their career. You will assist in taking projects from pre-award tender process through to completion. You will be:

  • Assisting in preparing tender and contract documents, including bills of quantities with the architect and/or the client
  • Assist in undertaking costs analysis for repair and maintenance project work
  • Assisting in establishing a client’s requirements and undertaking feasibility studies
  • Assist in performing risk and value management and cost control
  • Assist & Advising on procurement strategy
  • Identifying, analysing and developing responses to commercial risks
  • Assist in preparing and analysing costings for tenders
  • Allocating work and closely monitor subcontractors


The base package is circa £25,000 – £45,000 and the company’s main ambition is to bring an individual into the organisation with the ability to grow and become a valued member of the team. There will also be a benefits package in addition the basic salary including car allowance, pension and healthcare.


The candidate will have at least some experience as a Commercial Assistant or Assistant Quantity Surveyor, working with a sub contractor, main contractor or management consultancy.  HND/HNC or BSc Degree preferred.