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Assistant Quantity Surveyor – RC Frame And Groundworks

  • £25,000 - £35,000 Per Annum + Benefits
  • Specialist Sub Contract
  • London

Assistant Quantity Surveyor – RC Frame & Groundworks

 

About the company

Our client, a family-owned award-winning contractor is going from strength to strength, having grown its turnover five-fold to £100m since 2014. Established over 40 years ago specialising in groundwork, civil engineering, RC frames, architectural concrete, rail, and aviation. As a long established, family-run business, they pride themselves on their loyal client base with repeat business time and again. From their head office in West London they have a strong coverage of projects both in and around London with package values ranging from £5 million to £20 million covering the residential, commercial and industrial sectors.

What sets this business apart is their ability to offer a complete solution to their clients through their in-house capabilities and expertise. These solutions provide their clients the reassurance that the projects will be completed on budget and to plan. This collaborative approach is retained throughout the company and is shown in the high staff retention within the business. The opportunity to be a part of this successful business and aid in the growth they have planned for the future is an exciting prospect indeed.

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 £25,000 – £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.