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Assistant Quantity Surveyor

£22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Apply2020-01-20 15:15:262020-10-30Eden Brown Built Environment

Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Date posted: January 20, 2020
£22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Staffordshire, England
Job description

An excellent opportunity has arisen to join a UK leading Civil Engineering and Building Contractor specialising in Infrastructure and Groundworks. Due to expansion they are seeking a Quantity Surveyor to join their Staffordshire office.

Assistant Quantity Surveyor

The successful candidate will undertake training, learning and development to become a Quantity Surveyor. .Assist with and work towards management of all costs relating to projects. Learn the process from initial inquiry and estimate through to when the build is in progress and on through to final costs. Learn how to ensure that costs are minimised and enhance value for money, whilst ensuring that the Company is achieving required standards and quality. You will learn how to understand and adhere to statutory building regulations. Assist the Company to realise its Mission Statement and values in particular to provide a safe environment and equipment on their sites and expect everyone to stay safe.

Role Responsibilities

- Understand the principles of safety on site and ensure that any concerns are addressed immediately with the support of the safety team, commercial team and/ or Directors as appropriate
- Provide administrative assistance to the commercial team
- Demonstrate ability to work independently and efficiently
- Assist with the preparation of tender and contract documents
- Build relationships and understand client's and their requirements
- Apply value management and cost control
- Understand the procurement function and it's interaction with site and impact on overall job cost and performance
- Prepare and analyse costings for tenders
- Assist with identification of commercial risks and develop responses/ actions to them
- Assist with sub contract procurement/ allocation of work
- Assist with valuation of completed work and arrange payments

Education and Skills

- HNC Construction
- 3 x Grade (B)s A - Level or Equivalent
- Training from a Quantity Surveying/ Commercial background

This is an excellent opportunity for an Assistant Quantity Surveyor to join a leading UK Civils and Building Contractor, they will develop your career to your full potential along with a rewarding salary and benefits package. Please send your CV to Amy at

Eden Brown is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. Eden Brown Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Reference: 265858AGO_1579533326

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