Assistant Quantity Surveyor

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1312372372-2
  • Date Posted: 3 May 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: PSR Solutions
  • Location: City, Derby
  • Apprentice Pay: On Application
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Commercial & QS, Procurement & Supply Chain, Project Management
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

About this Apprenticeship

About The Contractor:

They are a renowned Main Contractor with a proven track record of successfully delivering high-profile construction projects across the UK. Their commitment to excellence, innovation, and customer satisfaction has positioned them as a leader in the industry. Currently, they are seeking a talented and experienced Assistant Quantity Surveyor or someone looking to step up from a Trainee / Graduate to join their team and be a part of projects across the East and West Midlands.

Assistant Quantity Surveyor Overview:

As a Assistant Quantity Surveyor, you will be a key member of the project team, responsible for managing aspects of the commercial and contractual activities on the assigned sections of the project. Your expertise will play a crucial role in ensuring the project's financial success and delivering it to the highest standards of quality, within budget and on schedule.

Assistant Quantity Surveyor Responsibilities:

  • Conducting comprehensive cost estimation and preparing accurate cost plans
  • Managing subcontractor procurement, negotiation, and agreement of terms
  • Monitoring project costs and variations, providing proactive cost advice and control measures
  • Ensuring compliance with contractual obligations and risk management
  • Collaborating with the project team to address commercial issues and find cost-effective solutions
  • Preparing and submitting monthly reports on project financial performance
  • Conducting cost and value reconciliations, as well as interim and final account agreements
  • Supporting and mentoring junior members of the commercial team

Assistant Quantity Surveyor Requirements:

  • Proven experience as an Assistant Quantity Surveyor / Graduate Quantity Surveyor / Trainee Quantity Surveyor in the construction industry, or vast experience as an Assistant Quantity Surveyor ready to step up
  • Relevant degree in Quantity Surveying or a related field
  • Thorough understanding of various forms of construction contracts
  • Excellent negotiation, communication, and interpersonal skills
  • A proactive and collaborative approach to problem-solving

Quantity Surveyor Benefits:

  • Competitive salary package with performance-related bonuses
  • Opportunities for professional development and career advancement
  • Involvement in high-profile projects with a reputable Main Contractor
  • Supportive and dynamic work environment fostering teamwork and innovation

Please apply today or get in touch with Joe Rowell at PSR Solutions.