Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Assistant Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Tonbridge, Kent
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Car allowance (£4k) and benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: DIKE0810_1570809253
Contact Name: Dexter Ifill
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 11, 2019 16:54

Job Description

Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Assistant Quantity Surveyor | Kent | Residential Developer

This business build outstanding new homes and neighbourhoods of lasting quality and are involved with a range of developments from iconic mixed use developments with values exceeding £1 billion to smaller bespoke residential schemes.

This company have a brand new Assistant Quantity Surveyor requirement which will see the successful candidate initially based out on site in Kent working on a residential development which will be constructing over 300 traditional build houses.

This project commenced in January 2019 and is set to run until late 2024, therefore this is an excellent opportunity to gain invaluable exposure working on a project from cradle to grave with plenty of opportunity to progress into a more senior role.

Responsibilities for this Assistant Quantity Surveyor position:

In short, the successful Assistant Quantity Surveyor will be reporting directly to the Managing QS on site and will focus on developing their procurement skills and construction knowledge to support the commercial department to facilitate the cost effective delivery and completion of this development and future developments.

Key responsibilities will include but will not be limited to:

  • Preparing trade scope and works and selected tender list for approval
  • Holding and taking minutes of Subcontract Post-Tender and Pre-Order Meetings.
  • Preparing final account with subcontractors
  • Assisting with Surveyors' monthly cost reports
  • Assisting Project team with financial implications of site progress decisions
  • Scheduling of directly procured materials to assist buying department
  • Attending Design Team Meetings as required

Requirements for this Assistant Quantity Surveyor position:

  • Must have a BSc or MSc in Quantity Surveying or a relevant degree.
  • Must have at least 1+ years UK experience working as an Assistant Quantity Surveyor
  • Experience working on new build projects with exposure to JCT form of contract.
  • Previous experience working for a residential developer or main contractor
  • Experience working on a new build residential project will be advantageous
  • Good organisational skills

Remuneration for this Assistant Quantity Surveyor position:

  • £35,000 - £42,000 per annum (depending on experiance)
  • Car allowance (£4,250)
  • Healthcare benefits.
  • Discretionary performance related bonus
  • Pension scheme.

How to apply for this Assistant Quantity Surveyor position:

If you are interested in this Assistant Quantity Surveyor position then please apply via this job board or alternatively you can send an up to date CV to Dexter Ifill on or call me on 0118 9522 240 .

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Assistant Quantity Surveyor | Kent | Residential Developer