Quantity Surveyor (Assistant)

J. Murphy & Sons Limited
28 Sep 2017
29 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Quantity Surveyor (Assistant)


Purpose of the role:

Assist with delivery of Commercial Management Services for individual projects in a professional manner, supporting and learning from the wider team


  • Assist in the preparation of internal commercial reporting and any other reports which may be required
  • Assist in the preparation of Valuations/Applications for Payment with full supporting documentation in accordance with the contract
  • Preparation of Cost Reports to the Client with contractually compliant supporting documentation
  • Assist in the preparation and management of subcontract and material procurement schedules
  • Administration of subcontractor/supplier accounts from the preparation of detailed requisitions, monitoring and authorisation of subcontract payments through to agreement of final accounts
  • Assist in the required contract administration, including change management and maintain associated registers
  • Identifying commercial risks, opportunities, value engineering and change
  • Utilise the costing system
  • Assist in cost control / cost mitigation

What we look for:

  • Commercially astute, with an aspiration to work as part of a QS function
  • Working knowledge of Standard Forms of Contract and Standard Methods of Measurement
  • Experience within a construction/engineering or similar background
  • Good time management & organisational skills
  • Computer literate with strong skills in Microsoft Office Applications

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