Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Assistant Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary: £26000 - £34000 per annum + Package
Reference: 223396_1528791825
Contact Name: Adam Wright
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 12, 2018 09:23

Job Description

An unprecedented opportunity has arisen for an Assistant Quantity Surveyor to join their team, to work on exciting projects in the Yorkshire region, and have a real platform for career development.

The Candidate
to be considered for this role, previous experience of working for main/subcontractors is preferred.
Experience working without supervision is also preferred.
My client is looking for an enthusiastic and driven individual, to assist on some of Yorkshires most exciting frameworks.

The Company
My client is a top tier contractor, who specialises within the rail sector, taking on works that involve depots, facilities, bridges and 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.

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

  • Degree Qualified
  • Experience on electricity projects
  • Understanding of NEC form of contracts
  • Main/Subcontractor Experience
  • 2+ Years' experience