Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Posted 6 March by Reed Property & Construction Featured
Job Description:
Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Responsible to:
Senior Quantity Surveyor

Primary Purpose:
The post holder will be responsible for:
• Working with the Green Claims Officer on the pricing activities.
• Supporting Green Claims Team members in all commercial activities.
• Performing all activities at work according to our health, safety, environment and quality culture.
• Maintaining and enhancing the reputation of Ringway Jacobs by encouraging and demonstrating our core values of integrity, collaboration and excellence.
Duties and Responsibilities:
• To assist Green Claims officer in all commercial activities for preparing the claims.
• To develop and update the pricing schedule for preparing claims.
• Work closely with different teams to collect relevant information for preparing claims and updating the pricing schedule.
• Assess subcontractors’ payment applications and prepare payment certificates accordingly.
• Carry out site measurements or liaise with operations teams for assessing subcontractors’ payment applications.
• To make sure that liabilities are put on subcontractor payment management system as per subcontractors’ application figures.
• To receive and regularly update the records as per subcontractor record sheets.
• To carry out cost management by using CVR technique.
• To assist senior commercial team members in preparing forecasts.
• To assist senior commercial or operational team members in preparing target cost if required.
• To keep record of subcontractors’ Early Warning Notices (EWNs).
• To keep record of subcontractors’ Notification of Compensation Events (NCEs)
• To assess subcontractors’ NCEs and update their accounts accordingly.
• To review and assess subcontractors’ requisitions
• To assist in raising subcontract purchase orders.
• To assist commercial team members in updating PO register.
• To assist commercial team members in updating subcontract payment applications certified amount and liabilities figures on the master tracker.
• To update subcontractors’ EWNs register.
• To update subcontractors’ NCEs register.
• To update subcontractors’ site instruction (SI) register.
• To provide support to commercial team members for performing other commercial routine activities.



• Ability to manage and prioritise duties.
• An understanding of Civil engineering and Highways measurement principles and able to apply these to preparing Green claims and valuations: (Taking off from the drawings and preparing BOQs or Schedule of Activities as per requirement)
• Ability to engage and communicate with client, stakeholders, subcontractors and third parties.
• Good written and verbal communication skills.
• Good understanding of IT systems (Microsoft Office).
• At least 2 years’ experience in Construction performing commercial duties.
• A basic knowledge of NEC3 conditions of contract
• Good time management and working to meet deadlines
• A basic understanding of Health & Safety legislation and CDM Regulations 2015
• Must be a degree qualified or equivalent in Quantity Surveying or Construction Management
• Team Player
• The role is at two locations and the candidate must have an ability to travel between them

Reed Specialist Recruitment Limited is an employment agency and employment business

Reference: 34620574

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