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Assistant Surveyor / Norwich / £30,000 - £40,000

  • Sector: Surveying & Cost Consultancy
  • Location: Norwich, Norfolk
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Salary: £30,000 - £40,000
Job description

We are working with a leading house builder, who are looking to recruit an ambitious Assistant Quantity Surveyor / Intermediate Surveyor to help deliver large scale housing projects in the East Anglia region.

Based out of their succesful Norwich office, they have a strong pipeline of work to deliver with most of their projects being within Norfolk and Suffolk. The role is ideally suited for an Assistant QS with min 2 years experience working for a house builder.

This opportunity will allow you to help manage a range of fantastic projects whilst leading and undertaking a substantial wealth of responsibilities. You will be responsible for site development and all commercial cost appraisals for your projects and viability/feasibility analysis, managing sub-contractors, materials and goods, preparing and monitoring site costs and budgets and ensuring site set-up health and safety.

With a more than competitive basic salary on offer of up to £40,000, alongside a fantastic bonus scheme and package, this is a great opportunity to better yourself whilst having the clear progression path that other will struggle to offer.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Able to demonstrate, previous experience of working across a range of sectors such as residential, commercial, retail and education
  • The negotiation & letting of subcontracts within required timescales.
  • Providing the cost-data feedback to Divisional Estimating Department.
  • Administration & management of the financial aspects of the development.
  • Reviewing and forecasting the latest cost estimates and reporting
  • The relationships with external employers such as Housing Associations undertaking valuations, cash flow forecasts, obtaining warranties, etc.
  • Assist in maintaining a safe working environment within Company workplaces and applying the Company’s Health & Safety Policy for their own, their colleagues, third parties and the public’s benefit.

 

Education & Qualifications:

  • You will have at least 2 years experience of working within the Construction industry for a main contractor.
  • You will have sound experience of working within the same, or similar role previous. 
  • You will be degree qualified and member of the RICS or IOB (or moving towards professional membership)