assistant quantity surveyor in belfast

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£ 20,000 per year
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construction & property
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£ 20,000 per year
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job description

Randstad are currently recruiting, on behalf of our client, a global service provider in the construction, property and engineering sector.

An Assistant Surveyor to join our QS team working on a range of infrastructure projects. The role will provide effective surveying assistance to senior and team colleagues as directed to ensure that a high level of technical, financial and commercial control is maintained on projects.

You will also working as part of a multidisciplinary team undertaking feasibility studies, design, planning, procurement and undertake construction stage cost management.

Associated Benefits:

* Salary £20-30K per annum
* Pension
* Enhanced holiday package
* Additional benefits available

Experience and Qualifications:

* HNC, HND, BSc/ MSc in Quantity Surveying
* Working towards Chartered (RICS) status
* Working knowledge of Microsoft Software
* 2 to 5 years industry experience
* Excellent oral and written communication skills
* MS Office Proficient
* AutoCAD Proficient
* A full driving licence
* Good Planning and organising skills
* Strong time management skills
* Team working

Desirable Requirements:
* Ability to work on own initiative
* Experience in health or building sectors
* Experience of NEC3 Project Management
* Programming (MS Project or similar)


* Pre-Contract
o Drawing measurements: Taking off and producing budget cost estimates and cost planning. Using systems such as BCIS online, benchmarking with internal data, and pricing data using SPONS
o Tender document production
o Bills of Quantities and Schedules of Work
o Assisting the development of cost plans
o Initial value engineering
o Reviewing tender returns
o Attending design team meetings

* Post- Contract:
o Site visits to review application for payment
o Continuing development of cost plans
o Valuation certificate production
o Reviewing contractor's application for payment
o Analysis of sub-contractor packages with contractor
o Preparation of financial reports during the construction phase
o Final account information: Production for review and issue
o Participate in value engineering workshops and analysis

Randstad Business Support acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Business Support is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.