Position: Assistant Quantity Surveyor
Salary: up to circa £35k Basic + Bonus (up to 20%) + Company Car/ Car Allowance + Benefits Package
My client is one of the leading residential developers in the country, with an excellent reputation in the industry (demonstrated by their excellent rating on the glass door website) and an annual turnover in excess of £1bn.
They have an excellent reputation in the industry for developing young talent for senior positions within the industry and have a dedicated internal training team to help their staff progress their careers and improve their existing skillset.
They have a large pipeline of work with several new projects due to start in the next few months. The company is looking to recruit a driven Assistant Quantity Surveyor to work on a large new build residential project.
They can offer prestigious projects, career progression and training to help aid your professional development along with a relaxed working environment, local projects and a great work life balance that will ensure career success doesn’t have to come at a cost to your personal life.
The Assistant Quantity Surveyor will be working within the 10 strong commercial department assisting with the management of all commercial activities onsite, working closely with the design & construction team to monitor build costs against the programme. This includes reporting any budget variances, prelim strategies and risks to the Senior Surveyor in order to monitor against the programme completion dates and overall construction budget.
It is essential that the successful candidate;
- Intelligent, driven to succeed and keen to learn
- Previous experience within the residential sector with a main contractor or developer
- Proven track record of delivery in a fast-paced construction environment
- Experience of subcontract procurement
- Experience in assisting in the management of subcontracts.
- Excellent communication skills
- Solid commercial acumen
- Educated to a degree level or equivalent (BSc Quantity Surveying preferred)
You have to be eligible to live and work in the UK to be considered for this role. If you have any other questions feel free to call me on (phone number removed) or alternatively please send in a CV to James@velcoityrecuitment.co.uk