assistant quantity surveyor in harrow

job type
£ 30,000 per year
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job details

harrow, south east
job category
construction & property
job type
working hours
£ 30,000 per year
reference number
AAWE 165
0203 680 0650
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job description

Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Seeking Assistant Quantity Surveyor to work for residential contractor in there major projects division and will be based on a brand new phase on a major project reporting into the Lead Surveyor on site.

You will be responsible for helping assist and run your own packages on the second phase consisting of 200 residential high-end apartments with build value of £44mil, RC frame and built over 10 storey blocks.


* Paying up to £40,000 basic salary
* Highly competitive numeration package - Travel / Car Allowance, Healthcare, Pension, Bonus
* Dynamic, forward thinking contractor
* Strong pipeline of work
* Long term stability and progression
* Training and development on offer and fully supported

Key Responsibilities

* Assist on delivering subcontract procurement to a programme ensuring timely placed orders.
* Produce accurate stock takes during CVC reporting period of materials on site and their values.
* Produce comprehensive subcontract orders, manage their return and completion with accurate records taken.
* Administer Subcontractors accounts, in accordance with the subcontracts, including valuing, re-measuring and certifying timely payments.
* Attend and actively partake in Design meetings, Client meetings and Internal Team meetings, and actively drive to pursue Value Engineering options.
* Agreement of contract variations, communication of their outcome, implications and the preparation of forecast final accounts.
* Maintain cash management of projects, by minimising costs and maximising value through proactive analysis and facilitation of works packages.
* Control and accurately report cost together with future financial projections.
* Work in partnership with all departments, assist in driving communications & problem solving.
* Support any Senior QS and/or Project Surveyors on site throughout all aspect of their duties.


* At least 1/2 years experience working within a QS position in the UK
* An excellent approach to work and professional outlook on the construction industry
* Main contractor/developer experience desired but not essential
* New Build and RC Frame experience needed
* Strong references
* Computer literate
* Excellent communication skills
* Solid commercial acumen
* Educated to a degree level or equivalent (BSc Quantity Surveying preferred)

This is a great opportunity to work for an award winning contractor who is willing to invest in their staff to further enhance their careers and push them forward into more senior positions as their time grows with the company.

If you're interested in the role and want to hear more, reply to this advert with your CV and I'll contact you directly. If you would prefer to have an initial discussion over the phone, give me a call in our office on 0203 680 0650. Your details will be kept strictly confidential and will never be sent to anyone without you first giving permission. I'll look forward to hearing from you, come back to me ASAP to make the initial shortlist!

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.




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educational requirements

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