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Junior Quantity Surveyor

  • £18,000 - £25,000 Per Annum
  • Specialist Sub Contract
  • Hertfordshire

Junior Quantity Surveyor – RC Frame Subcontractor


About the company

Our client is a well-established contractor, for over 30 years within the specialist field of concrete frames and groundworks, this business is without doubt one of the leading names with in this field. Current turnover is around £150m per annum across all of their divisions and this has progressed steadily year on year going back over the last decade. They currently complete packages ranging in value up to £60m each on a mixture of residential, commercial, educational and leisure projects throughout the London area. The business prides themselves on their high repeat business rate and their in-house capability to take complex projects from inception through to completion. They are family owned and still maintain the family feel within the business, which is important, because not all do as they grow. I would highly recommend this business as a polished environment where professional individuals can grow and flourish working on some of the best projects in London.

About the Opportunity

Due to healthy order books and company expansion, there is need for a degree qualified trainee / junior 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 £18,000 – £25,000.

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.