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Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Crawley, Sussex
£35,000 to £45,000
Job Type
21 Sep 2022
Assistant Quantity Surveyor opportunity with a Drylining sub-contractor in Crawley who are looking for a Assistant Quantity Surveyor to oversee various Drylining commercial packages. What s in it for you? Salary between £35,000 - £45,000 with a tailored benefits package to suit your needs with possibilities including a company vehicle and fuel card or a travel package. To work for a progressive company that stress the importance of being flexible, giving you the chance to work a hybrid role as well as work hours that suit your work/ life balance best. Liase and learn from the commercial director as well as a company owner who rose the Estimating/ QS ranks, a massively experienced team ready to both listen to what you have to say as well as help steer you in the right direction. Become a well-rounded Quantity Surveyor who can solve almost any problem that comes your way, with the company having one of the most energetic and experienced commercial teams, there s no doubt you ll become the same. Responsibilities: Support the existing Quantity Surveyors and Senior Quantity Surveyors in the duties below. Ensure project risk and opportunity is effectively communicated to manage client s expectation. Build strategic relationships with clients. Carry out applications for payment ensuring applications are compliant to the contract requirements and maximise cash flow opportunities. Prepare & maintain payment reconciliation summary and resolve any underpayments. Formalise and manage project CVR s identifying risk and opportunity. Control costs through effective management of the site spend inclusive of labour, materials and plant. Work with the project lead to ensure project decisions are made with the commercial impact assessed. Value additional works and changes to maximise profitability. Process operative wages against agreed and communicated project rates. Ensure additional works / dayworks are recovered or defect costs reported to site team for future mitigation. Assist in scheduling material and labour values to increase the effectiveness of the material loading and labour valuation on projects. Prepare & submit Final Account. Ensure a high level of health and safety is upheld. Understand an overview of our safe system of work so this can be presented at client meetings when required. Support the Company to uphold the highest standards possible. Work to the business documents and BMS, raise improvement ideas when identified. Understand an overview of our quality compliance system so this can be presented at client meetings when required. Assess operative wages ensuring the operations team are satisfied that works are installed compliantly. Ensure defective works are commercially managed. Fully understand the final agreed project specification / SOW from the Estimating team. Requirements: Experience in the commercial department for a construction sub-contractor
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  • Job Reference: 718106689-2
  • Date Posted: 21 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Lignum Permanent Recruitment Ltd
    Lignum Permanent Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: Crawley, Sussex
  • Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: plus personally tailored benefits
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent