Assistant Quantity Surveyor - Main Contractor

  • DQ Associates
  • Surrey, UK
  • Jan 22, 2017

Job Description

FREELANCE ASSISTANT QS – SURREY – FIT OUT/REFURBISHMENT UP TO £250 PER DAY LEADING MAIN CONTARCTOR Our client are one of London's leading and most respected Commercial Refurb & Fit-Out specialists. They work across all key sectors, ranging from major global brands through to hotel & leisure and high-residential markets. My client are actively on the lookout for candidates who want to grow and progress on to become senior members of the team. They are a big believer in nurturing and training people early to get the best out of people. They are looking to bring on an Assistant QS who can progress on to an Intermediate level and then on to Senior level. The Role: Reporting to the Commercial Manager, your responsibilities will include but not be limited to the following; • Prepare and dispatch tender packages to subcontractors • Set up job files and all necessary records • Collate subcontractor tenders and in consultation with the Contracts Manager, award subcontracts • In conjunction with the Senior Quantity Surveyor, check and approve subcontractor claims for payment • Liaise with subcontractors to resolve queries • Assess and cost variations to contract • Update and maintain records • Assist with contract valuations • Assist with monthly cost/value reconciliations • In conjunction with the Senior Project Surveyor, submit and agree final accounts To be successful in the role you will possess the following skills and attributes: • BSc in Quantity Surveying, or in the process of obtaining this • Have a minimum 2 years demonstrated commercial UK experience • Have excellent communication skills • Must be computer literate • A minimum of 2-3 years in the commercial fit out and refurbishment markets. FREELANCE ASSISTANT QS – SURREY – FIT OUT/REFURBISHMENT UP TO £250 PER DAY LEADING MAIN CONTARCTOR