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Assistant Quantity Surveyor

  • £25,000 - £35,000
  • Main Contractor - Build
  • London

The Company

Our client is a well renowned family owned construction group who operate across London and the South East. They have been in the construction business for over 40 years and have a well preserved reputation employing approximately 500 personnel. Our client is continually growing and adapting to the market’s needs. They offer a range of services across three defined divisions, new build residential, contracting and social housing/maintenance. Current & recent projects include and a £100m residential new build project across 4 phases and years and a £9m 51 low rise unit development. Other projects include new building for LA’s and a £5m new build college in East London.

About the vacancy:

Our client have released an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Quantity Surveyor to work as part of their maintenance & Social housing team. You will work alongside other Quantity Surveyors and will provide assistance throughout the full life cycle of the build including the execution of commercial, financial and contractual matters to secure top level financial and legally compliant performance.

  • Assisting in Sub-contract tendering and procurement
  • Payment of subcontractors, variation orders and assisting in the settlement of final accounts.
  • Monitoring and explaining cost movements.
  • Analyse returned tender and recommend the most commercially viable contractor.
  • Monitor subcontractor cost movements.
  • Undertake monthly cost reports
  • Report on savings and excesses against budget
  • Assist in the forecasting of final accounts.
  • Any other duties as required by the Commercial Director.


  • Experience in working as Quantity Surveyor for a Main Contractor or Sub Contractor
  • BSc degree or HNC in Commercial Management / Quantity Surveying / Construction preferred

For further information please contact jon @ or call 01923 750 095