An opportunity to join an award winning 4* New Build Housing company as an Assistant Quantity Surveyor, in the Peterborough area.
This role is ideal for a candidate coming from another house builder, with experience in a Trainee or Assistant position, or you may be a graduate (with some placement experience).
Measurement and valuation of works (on site and from drawings) for Valuations, Variations & Final Accounts as directed by line manager.
Monthly stock taking for external valuations.
Prepare and agree daywork sheets.
Measurement and valuation of subcontractors work for payment and Final Account purposes.
Assisting QS to ensure that payments to sub-contractors are made on time and in accordance with the subcontract agreement
Assisting with preparation of external valuations
Assisting in preparation of financial reports by taking relevant site measurements and/or measuring from drawings as directed by line manager.
Monthly stock taking for internal valuations
Assisting in preparation of pre-cost estimates, analysis of Head Office cost prints and divergences between pre-cost estimates and Head Office cost prints.
Preparing material reconciliations.
Preparing and submitting material delivery sheet.
The company pay competitively up to £40K with a benefits package is included. The company also offer an annual bonus scheme, private healthcare, rewards scheme and discounted gym memberships.
Qualifications & Experience
A minimum of 6 GCSE's A - C, including Maths and English
Must have completed at least one year of surveying related studies such as National Certificate or HND or Quantity Surveying degree
Previous work experience within the construction industry in a Trainee QS role is essential.
Experience working in an Assistant role (desirable)
Good communication skills - both verbal and written
Highly motivated and enthusiastic with a positive attitude
Quick to learn and strives for continuous improvement in everyday tasks
Understands the importance of meeting customers' needs
Flexible with the ability to solve problems and find solutions
Keen interest in construction and a willingness to progress within the industry
What to do next:
If you are looking for a new opportunity and this role is of interest, please apply via the link below or contact Grace at Bromak on 01142130903