Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Ref: 325| Posted: 27th Jun 2022

Assistant Quantity Surveyor - Required (Chesterfield)

An established, mature business with the resources and infrastructure to deliver projects between £20m and £100m new build projects within the industrial and commercial sectors.

A company that is ambitious, and continue to grow their business; but despite their stature, they remain a family business at heart.


Basic - £35,000 - £40,000 per annum

  • Car/ Car allowance
  • Health Care
  • Pension 6%, employee contribution 3%
  • Annual Bonus
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Discounts at restaurants and cinemas with a taste card

Ideal candidate:

  • HNC/BSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying (or currently working towards)
  • Complimentary relevant industrial experience
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Methodical approach
  • Numerate
  • Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Computer literate – including Coins, BIM 360 and Microsoft packages
  • Willingness to learn
  • Full driving license

Be able to:

  • Assist in the maximisation of profit on each project.
  • Maintain the company profile on quality.
  • Standard of service meeting the company policy on customer care.
  • Be Successful in achievement of BSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying / Commercial Management.

Duties include:

  • Receiving client brief and assessing scope of works.
  • Estimating, preparing bills of quantities and schedules of works for pricing.
  • Tender stage sub-contract and material enquiries.
  • Sub-contract procurement and award, producing sub-contract agreements and maximising profit via price betterment/main contractor discounts.
  • Attending, contributing to and taking minutes of meetings as required.
  • Keeping master files of contract correspondence.
  • Preparing valuations with clients, agreeing amounts for payment and ensuring invoices are prepared and issued.
  • Processing sub-contract payments – knowledge of Coins would be an advantage
  • Re-measuring work using site measurement and measurement from drawings.
  • Informing sub-contractors of contract variations.
  • Valuing variations.
  • Pricing dayworks.
  • Dealing with contractual issues.
  • Provision of cost advice to design consultants.
  • Assisting with reporting on contract performance via monthly cost/value reconciliations.
  • Agreeing client and sub-contract final accounts
  • Assisting with contract management duties as and when required.

This is a excellent opportunity to join a family orientated business that can help you achieve your career goals and aspirations

If you are interested in applying for this role, please contact me on

Your application will be dealt with in the strictest confidence

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