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Assistant Quantity Surveyor

£30,000 to £45,000
Job Type
7 Sep 2023

Are you an Assistant Quantity Surveyor looking for that next step? Do you want to work on high-end, prestigious, private sector projects? Do you want to work on a range of Buildings projects including residential projects, commercial projects, and iconic hotels? Does this sound like your next challenge? Then keep reading

An innovative, dynamic, and exciting consultancy firm are seeking their next ambitious Assistant Quantity Surveyor to join their London team. We are looking for a diligent individual who will a non-corporate organisation of multidisciplinary consultants.

This construction consultancy firm are looking for someone who has experience working within the construction consultancy industry on a variety of building projects in London.

Responsibilities for the Successful Assistant Quantity Surveyor

  • Assisting in the preparation of estimates for projects
  • Provide knowledge of costs and benefits that support profitable business decisions.
  • Provide detailed reports to clients in line with their vision on each project.
  • Understand the project/program and its requirements.
  • Determine key variables for cost and other estimates.
  • Gather first-hand information from sites, warehouses, or other venues.
  • Conduct research to obtain data on labour costs, materials, production times etc.
  • Use software for data analysis, forecasting and budgeting.
  • Obtain and review offers and quotes from subcontractors or vendors.
  • Perform risk analysis.
  • Create and submit estimate reports or bids to appropriate people (project managers, clients, bidding competitions etc.)
  • Build relationships with key vendors (subcontractors, suppliers, engineers etc.)
  • Provide consultation on planning (schedules, manpower needs etc.)

Requirements for the Successful Assistant Quantity Surveyor

  • Proven experience in a similar role
  • Familiarity with financial and project management principles
  • In depth knowledge of research and data analysis methods and estimation formulas
  • Excellent Numerical and IT skills
  • Proficient in relevant software (Cost X etc.)
  • Outstanding communication and negotiation abilities
  • Thoroughness and reliability
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • BSc/BA in engineering, construction science or relevant discipline

Benefits for the Successful Assistant Quantity Surveyor

  • Competitive salary
  • Private Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • 26 days annual leave
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  • Job Reference: 1108308694-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2023
  • Recruiter: Aldwych Consulting
    Aldwych Consulting
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £30,000 to £45,000
  • Sector: Consulting & Corporate Strategy
  • Job Type: Permanent