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Assistant Quantity Surveyor – Groundwork Subcontractor

  • £20,000 - £35,000 Per Annum
  • Specialist Sub Contract
  • Hertfordshire

Assistant Quantity Surveyor – Groundwork Subcontractor


About the company

Our client who is based in Hertfordshire is a Groundwork subcontractor that prides themselves on their excellent reputation to deliver specialist packages on commercial and residential projects with package values up to £1M within budget and to program whilst always maintaining high standards and quality.

This business with experience spanning over two decades in delivering projects across all sectors including commercial, education, hospitability, residential, sports & leisure, transportation with project locations within London and the surrounding home counties. Each projects’ individual challenges gain them experience as a business and reinforces the trust their clients put in to building relationships and reputation throughout the process and overcoming any challenges that may arise. The company has built this reputation through delivering quality across these sectors of works.

About the Opportunity

Due to healthy order books and company expansion, there is need for a degree qualified Assistant Quantity Surveyor to support the Commercial Manager in the successful commercial and financial management of projects. As an Assistant Quantity Surveyor, you will be responsible for assisting with the management of costs with an end goal of maximising the project profit margin and ensuring delivery of payment whilst developing future client relationships. You will be involved from tender stage through to project completion and projects will cover a diverse range of works.

Key responsibilities will include assisting with the setting up of sub-contract packages, carrying out comparison of tenders, placing contract orders and meeting sub – contractors on site. Furthermore, the successful individual will manage sub – contractor accounts after works commence; (viewing and evaluating payments including site measurements as necessary) and will undertake general surveying of projects as required including reviewing and pricing of variations and the preparation of valuations in conjunction with Project Managers and the Commercial Director.

Within this position, fantastic training and strong career progression opportunities will be offered. This is an exciting opportunity for a driven and motivated individual to join an award winning, specialist subcontractor.

About the benefits and rewards

For this permanent position, the salary has been left negotiable as the specifics will depend upon previous experience and suitability, however successful individuals could expect to target a basic salary anywhere from £20,000 – £35,000.

Furthermore, there will be a generous package on offer in addition to the usual benefits associated with a large successful company.

About the requirements

To be considered for this position, candidates will need to be degree qualified in Quantity Surveying or similar. Additionally, candidates must have a minimum of 2 years post graduate experience and this must have been gained whilst working within the concrete frame & groundwork sector.