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Assistant Quantity Surveyor

  • Sector: Surveying & Cost Consultancy
  • Location: South East London
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Salary: £35,000 - £45,0000 + Package
Job description

I am currently recruiting for a high-end contractor in South East London who are looking to add an Assistant Quantity Surveyor to their ever-growing commercial team.
The purpose of this job is to maximise the gross margin on the company’s building contracts by supporting the Senior Surveyor in obtaining best prices for sub-contracts, accurately assessing costs during the delivery of the contract, and justifying and claiming all contractual payments due to the company by the client. 


The vacancy would suit a semi-qualified/qualified surveyor. The candidate must have a minimum of two years practical surveying experience working for a similar sized company. The job-holder will be based at offices, but will need to visit sites, mostly located in South East London postcodes but also in adjacent Home Counties (travel is paid). 


Key responsibilities include:
•        Prepare and despatch tender packages to sub-contractors (with clerical support)
•        Set up job files and all necessary records (with clerical support, and in conjunction with Accounts Department)
•        Collate sub-contractor tenders and, in consultation with the Contracts Manager, award sub-contracts
•        Check and approve sub-contractors claims for payment (in conjunction with the Senior Project Surveyor)
•        Liaise with sub-contractors to resolve queries
•        Assess and cost variations to contract
•        Update and maintain records
•        Assist with contract valuations
•        Assist with monthly cost/value reconciliations
•        Submit and agree final accounts (in conjunction with the Senior Project Surveyor).
On Offer:
•        £35,000 - £45,000 depending on experience, 
•        Benefits including pension, healthcare etc


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