assistant quantity surveyor in london

28 July 2017
niamh finnegan, randstad cpe
job type
£ 25,000 - £ 35,000 per year
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construction & property
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job type
£ 25,000 - £ 35,000 per year
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niamh finnegan, randstad cpe
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job description

Are you a Graduate Quantity Surveyor with a small amount of experience? Looking for your next big opportunity? Then I have the perfect role for you!

A leading construction and infrastructure consultancy are looking for ambitious and driven Graduate Quantity Surveyors to join their dynamic infrastructure and rail team.

This exciting company are offering opportunities in both London and Swindon that will aid and develop your career as a Quantity Surveyor.


* Provide pre and post contract quantity surveying services for their clients
* Work as part of the rail and infrastructure team
* Plan, organise and control workload under supervision
* Provide a professional interface with other disciplines and the client's representative
* Ensure the quality and timeliness of service delivery to clients
* Provide full efficient and effective services in all technical and contractual aspects of professional practice
* Target cost negotiation
* Audit costs


* Ideally degree qualified in Quantity Surveying or any other related discipline
* Conversant in all aspects of quantity surveying
* Ability to prepare estimates under supervision
* Ability to analyse and interpret commercial and technical project documentation
* Understanding of standard forms of contract, particularly NEC
* General understanding of the Rail Sector and Construction methodology generally
* Good IT skills
* Strong communication skills and good stakeholder management ability
* Knowledge and understanding of the component parts of a project and overall construction costs
* Flexibility on being office or site based (normally the client's office)
* Ability to contribute to the preparation, monitoring and forecasting budgets during design, procurement, construction, installation and commissioning phases of a project
* Ability to contribute to financial and commercial reports
* Effective and efficient commercial administration of projects

Interested? Please apply now with your CV or for a confidential chat about your career options please call Niamh Finnegan at Randstad CPE on 0203 680 0640.

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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