Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Assistant Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Lancashire, England
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Company car, pension, travel expenses
Reference: 778345_1528105595
Contact Name: Adam Wright
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 04, 2018 10:46

Job Description

An unprecedented opportunity has arisen for an Assistant Quantity Surveyor to join a young and expanding team, to work on exciting projects in the North West and other regions, whilst offering a real platform for career development.

The Candidate
To be considered for this role, previous experience of working for main/subcontractors is preferred.
My client is looking for an enthusiastic and driven individual, to assist on some of the countries most exciting infrastructure projects.

The Company
My client is a top tier contractor, who specialises within water, marine, utilities and flood defence, as well as the associated civils. With a fantastic reputation for retaining extremely high calibre staff, they are now looking to train an ambitious Assistant Quantity Surveyor.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Experience of providing pre-contract support e.g. compilation of works information, preparation of ITTs, tender evaluations, negotiations, contract award etc.
  • Knowledge and/or experience of contract strategy e.g. adapting / developing standard forms of contract to meet client requirements.
  • Demonstrable experience of administering contracts, in particular NEC. This will include notification processes, assessment of additional works, contractual correspondence etc. Experience operating under Framework Agreements will also be valuable.
  • Ability to effectively manage your time and adapt to changing priorities as required.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Full UK driving licence and access to transport
  • Willingness to travel.

Preferred Accreditation / Experience:
Having the following, is preferred but not essential.

  • Degree Qualified
  • Understanding of NEC form of contracts
  • Main/Subcontractor Experience
  • 1+ Years' experience
  • Full + Clean licence