assistant quantity surveyor in littlehampton

posted
02 October 2018
contact
david baker, randstad cpe
job type
contract
salary
Competitive
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posted
location
littlehampton, south east
specialism
construction & property
sub specialism
surveying
job type
contract
working hours
Full-Time
salary
Competitive
reference number
AQS - Littlehampton
contact
david baker, randstad cpe
phone
0162 235 7230
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job description

Are you a Assistant Quantity Surveyor looking for a new position Sussex? We've landed a new Assistant Quantity Surveyor role with a Principal Contractor delivering a new build care homes project in West Sussex.

Job title: Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Contract type: Freelance

Salary / pay rate: £ competitive

Location: Littlehampton

Start date: Dec 2018

Randstad CPE contact: David Baker (Brighton Branch)

The company:

A well respected national contractor that typically works in the Leisure, Retail, and healthcare sectors.

The project:

A design & build contract worth £5 million building a new build care home.

The role:

As the project based Assistant Quantity Surveyor you will assist the commercial lead for the 2 projects. Over a period of time you will be developed, guided and mentored under the leadership and supervision of the commercial lead with the clear intent to help you gain valuable experience leading you to level where you can manage your own schemes from conception to completion. The Assistant Quantity Surveyor role is to:



* Be involved with the commercial management of 2 projects running concurrently and administer.
* Assist with the control of various subcontract packages from enquiry through to final account.
* Assist with the measurement and re-measurement of the project works.
* Involvement with procurement.
* Support on the valuation of the works.
* Liaise with supply chain.
* Package management and change control.
* Prepare comprehensive order particulars and management of subcontractors.
* Process various approvals including payment notices, applications, valuations and variations.
* Use strong negotiation skills and be capable of settling internal and external final accounts.
* Promote company ethos whilst working within an operational team.

About you:

To be an Assistant Quantity Surveyor within this organisation you will:



* Have gained circa 2 years relevant experience with a principal or main contractor.
* Be highly numerate, capable of accepting multiple instructions, able to prioritise, coupled with a professional and strong work ethic.
* Ideally be on a path to a construction orientated BTEC/HNC/HND/Degree.
* Possess excellent interpersonal skills (written and verbal).
* Have excellent IT literacy and skill which are critical for this role.

What you will receive in return:



* Competitive salary or day rate will be offered.
* Parking on site

What to do next:

To apply for this role, please click "apply now" and submit your CV. If this isn't the role for you we would still like to hear from you so we can inform you of the other permanent and freelance positions we currently have on our books.

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.

skills

commercial

qualification

HNC building services

educational requirements

HNC quantity surveying