The client: This company have been operating for over 10 years now and have established themselves as a go to business for commercial property construction in Essex, London and the South in general. They are based in Romford and easily accessible via the A12 and only a short drive from the M25 Junction 8, providing an easy commute from people based in Essex and North & East London zones. Their project portfolio ranges from a couple million up to £20M+, examples of clients include Asda, AXA and Legal & General. The organisation have got an increased work load and therefore require 2x Assistant Quantity Surveyors to be site based in the Northampton, Milton Keynes & Bedford areas.
The role: You will be based on site, reporting to a Project Quantity Surveyor with a Trainee also working alongside you. Given that it is a site based position, you will be required to drive and willing to travel, therefore a driving license is mandatory. As an Assistant Quantity Surveyor you will have the following responsibilities: - Produce accurate information for Contribution Forecasts and Monthly Cost/Value Reports - To efficiently report on Site Progress and ensure correct procedure are implemented for Extension of Time applications and recovery of Loss and Expense - Maximise profitability and cash benefit for the Company - Ensure Contract Valuations are prepared in accordance with current ruling Company Policy - Control and administer sub-Contract accounts - Re-measure of all Site works - Liaise with Contracts Management on Cost Control and all financial matters relating to the Contract - Ensure Architects Instructions and Variations are obtained and properly valued - Progress settlement of Final Accounts - Efficiently procure sub-contracts
What is required from you: - Full UK Driving License - Strong exam grades - Professional approach to fellow employees and clients - A relevant BSc qualification - 2+ years' experience - with a similar organisation is desirable