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Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Assistant Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South East London, London
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Package
Start Date: ASAP
REF: TFAQSAR1_1497457687
Contact Name: Thomas Fitzpatrick
Contact Email: thomas.fitzpatrick@danielowen.co.uk
Job Published: 10 months ago

Job Description

Job Title - Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Salary - £20k - £30k

Location ­- South East London


An Assistant Quantity Surveyor is needed to join one of our clients a thriving main contractor based in Peckham, involved in various healthcare refurbishment schemes in the central London area. This is a great opportunity to learn from seasoned professionals, that are able to guide and develop you through your professional development in a successful environment. Many of their projects are in the healthcare sector, however they do take on various smaller jobs in other sectors. They are looking for a keen and enthusiastic individual to join their tight-knit team.

The Role:

This is a fantastic opportunity to develop your Commercial Management skills and contract knowledge in a contractor that will drive your personal development forward and give you the opportunity to get involved in large scale refurbishment projects. You will be supporting the senior team in their role ensuring the successful delivery of their client's projects, whilst being encouraged and supported in your professional development.

Some of your duties will include:

  • Prepare and dispatch tender packages to subcontractors
  • Set up job files and all necessary records
  • Collate subcontractor tenders and in consultation with the Contracts Manager, award subcontracts
  • In conjunction with the Senior Quantity Surveyor, check and approve subcontractor claims for payment
  • Liaise with subcontractors to resolve queries
  • Assess and cost variations to contract
  • Update and maintain records
  • Assist with contract valuations
  • Assist with monthly cost/value reconciliations

You will need:

  • Demonstrable experience of Commercial Management/Quantity Surveying principles
  • Relevant Commercial Management/Quantity Surveying Degree or vocational equivalent
  • Ideally a background within a similar Contractor
  • At least 1-2 years' experience in a Quantity Surveying role

If you are interested in the role mentioned above, or know someone who potentially could be please do apply via the link or contact Thomas Fitzpatrick on 0207 248 0000 or