assistant quantity surveyor in cambridge

12 September 2018
izzy heaney, randstad cpe
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£ 30,000 - £ 40,000 per year, Full benefits package
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cambridge, east of england
construction & property
sub specialism
job type
working hours
£ 30,000 - £ 40,000 per year, Full benefits package
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izzy heaney, randstad cpe
0170 737 8378
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job description

An opportunity for an Assistant Quantity Surveyor to join a highly successful contractor in the Cambridge region, initially based on a £10M+ new build in South Cambs

As a main contractor who has had a particularly busy work winning period and has been established for over 40 years, this constructor has built a reputation for excellence and worked with some of the region's most high profile Clients and is on a number of Framework agreements.

Working across a diverse range of sectors including commercial, industrial, education, historic/listed and education, the opportunity to progress your career with a fantastic business could be around the corner.

There is no such thing as a typical project. They build innovative, architecturally interesting and award winning projects ranging from £5M to £60M, they place great emphasis on development, encouraging CPD events, chartership (MCIOB/RICS) and like to promote from within

Reporting in to a Senior QS, you will be working as part of the site team, driving the project through to successful delivery.

Duties will include assisting the more senior QS with:
Preparation of sub-contract accounts
Making applications for payment
Input into progress reports/CVRs
On-site measures/Remeasures
Building good supply chain relationships
Negotiating of final accounts

The Successful Candidate
* Will ideally have a BSc/HNC Quantity Surveying or be undertaking current studies
* Will have a minimum of 2 years practical experience working on new build projects
* You will have experience of working for main contractors, preferably on D&B projects

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.


cost reporting,liaising with clients & architects,payments,procurement


driving licence

educational requirements

BSc quantity surveying,BSc quantity surveying