assistant m&e quantity surveyor - private consultancy in city of london

07 November 2018
ather asghar, randstad cpe
job type
£ 35,000 - £ 45,000 per year, Bonus
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city of london, london
construction & property
sub specialism
job type
working hours
£ 35,000 - £ 45,000 per year, Bonus
reference number
ather asghar, randstad cpe
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job description

Our client is currently recruiting an Assistant M&E Quantity Surveyor to join a client focused team within the London office. This is an exciting opportunity for a high calibre individual to join and strengthen the M&E Quantity Surveying team.

This role presents an excellent opportunity for a proactive individual to develop in all core M&E Quantity Surveying services on a number of interesting projects, for a number of clients across a variety of sectors.

One sector in particular that is gaining a lot of momemtum off the back of a number of project / contract wins is athe data Centre sector.

Skills required:

To provide quantity surveying & cost management support in the delivery of projects and assignments.

To deliver elements of quantity surveying assignments under the supervision of more senior members of staff.

To be able to take a simple brief from a more senior member of staff and act upon it.

To provide all work outputs in an accurate and timely manner

To provide general support to the team

Meet all the assessment requirements and expectations associated with your academic course of learning

Key Responsibilities

The individual will be an integral part of a team that is accountable for the commercial and contractual performance of a project, specialising in Mechanical and Electrical installations.

Developing an understanding of the procurement process to realise best value

Helping clients to understand the potential costs of construction projects

Assisting the team with producing cost plans

Assisting the team with measurements and valuations

Assisting with the management of costs through the construction phase of the project

Agreeing changes to costs during construction

Involvement in our specialist M&E Academy scheme which will provide you with the knowledge and training to specialise in this subject

Use their own time to study outside of the nominated study day

Assist with building the M&E benchmarking cost models and contacting industry specialists

Build your own network within the industry

Supporting other peers in the M&E Academy scheme and work as a team to achieve yearly targets and goals

Person Specification:

The ideal candidate will demonstrate a positive proactive approach to the role, and will be committed to delivering customer service excellence, with good commercial results.

An interest in construction & the built environment, particularly in Mechanical and Electrical Installations.

Have a good head for numbers & enjoys working with IT.

Ability to present information in a clear and concise manner.

Enjoys a challenge & has good problem-solving skills.

Organised & the ability to multi-task.

Good interpersonal and communication skills.

Able to build long-term relationships

A team player, outgoing, flexible, enthusiastic and ambitious

If this sounds like something you would be interested in or know of someone who might be, please contact Ather Asghar for a confidential discussion.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


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educational requirements

BSc electrical engineering