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Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Assistant Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Warrington, Cheshire
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: J898194_1544462006
Contact Name: Lauren Adamson
Contact Email: lauren.adamson@russell-taylor.co.uk
Job Published: December 10, 2018 17:13

Job Description

Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Warrington

Competitive salary + car allowance

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced an Assistant Quantity Surveyor to join a growing housing contractor in the Warrington area. The principle purpose of the role is to provide effective commercial management and control of projects, and to administer these in line with the applicable contract terms/statutory legislation. The role will be varied and deadline driven, so excellent prioritisation and organisational skills are essential. It is essential that you are a confident communicator, proficient with Microsoft packages, with ideally experience in a similar role/environment.

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Commercial management of projects to ensure they are completed within budget
  • Create systems and processes, allowing effective measurement of commercial performance
  • Provide accurate, real time, monthly reports (Cost Value Reconciliations) and final outcome forecasts
  • Carry out tender analysis, sub-contractor procurement including management and payment of sub-contractor accounts
  • Attend and provide cost input at design team meetings and agree strategies to deliver the project
  • Value engineer projects and suggest delivery solutions to ensure cost effective project delivery
  • Provide financial information to the team as required to assist in financial planning

Skills, Qualifications and Experience

The ideal Assistant Quantity surveyor will have a successful track record within the house building industry. They must be highly organised, familiar with co-ordinating multiple tasks simultaneously and thrive on working to deadlines

Excellent communication skills, proficient with IT and a high attention to detail, are qualities they will possess, in addition to being self-motivated, professional, and positive and a team player

  • Thorough understanding of quantity surveying in the house building industry
  • Thorough understanding of financial reporting, contractual terms and conditions and statutory requirements
  • Good analytical skills and the ability to apply common sense in all situations
  • Ability to prioritise and meet deadlines
  • Customer and delivery focused
  • Full driving licence essential

If you are interested in this position, then please apply now by sending your CV to lauren.adamson@russell-taylor.co.uk and if you require any more information please call Lauren Adamson on 01517375560

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