Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Posted 15 September by Solutions Recruitment

Assistant Quantity Surveyor
Based Glasgow
Salary up to £30000
Benefits include 25 days holiday, pension and others

My client provides building consultancy, construction, installation and process engineering to a wide range of clients across the UK and operate major contracts which can include principal contracting, large scale subcontracting and specialist services.

You will be reporting directly to the Quantity Surveyor who will work with you to develop your knowledge and experience within the construction market

The ideal candidate will have some background in construction and understanding of M&E subcontracts; show adaptability, a willingness to learn and succeed; and a passion to develop into the industry.

An Assistant Quantity Surveyor would be able to manage a small portfolio on their own, whilst working towards taking control of the full start to end process (which will include but not be limited to):

RESPONSIBILITIES

Review drawings passed over by the estimating team once the contract has been awarded, to familiarize themselves with the site.
Review drawing revisions issued during the duration of the contract.
Arrange pre-start meeting on the commercial aspects; liaise with the production team, buying department, health and safety department and engineers
Management of all sub-contractors and their payments, inclusive of re-measures, account meetings and site orders.
Set-up valuation templates and CVR’s (using Microsoft excel)
Liaise with site supervisor / contracts manager on daily basis to quote for ongoing works.
To contribute towards the development of new systems which affect positive change to the commercial team’s reporting and commercial control of the delivery stream and individual schemes
Manage workload to meet strict work deadlines and ensure valuations are sent out on time, according to clients submission dates
To maintain accurate records, assist in controlling report variances against agreed performance/compliance/Finance targets
To chase cash / payment with the client, once valuations are submitted. The ability to develop and maintain key relationships will enable success is managing the outstanding monies.
Interaction with the accounts department to manage costs and month spend; enabling resolution of any issues.
To ensure the integrity of Tithe grove’s commercial reputation is maintained at the highest level.

Reference: 33318502

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